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Harmon honored at Gold Rush Days

...looked okay when she put the lens in and the rest is history."They have lived in Juneau for 30 years, since 1985 when Echo Bay was considering reopening the AJ Mine."I came to Juneau for a two-month job and I have been here ever since," Harmon...
AEL&P is a leader in avalanche mitigation email interview. "In fact our work on avalanche mitigation has roots back into the 80's and 90's working with Echo Bay mines on the sheep creek portal area."Coastal Helicopters is contracted to fly the Daisy Bell to mitigation sites...
Empire editorial: Juneau's foundation built on the socio-economic benefits of mining

...Service concluded the social and economic impact of the proposed mine would be positive. Companies such as Greens Creek, Echo Bay and Coeur Alaska have contributed generously to Juneau's charities and tax base and local commerce, providing good...
Environmentalists are often deceptive

...without having to prove a single element of their argument. We have copious examples of this tactic in Alaska. The recent Echo Bay/AJ Mine reopening is fresh in my mind. Their next victim could very well be the opening of the Kensington Mine north...
Peterson, Smith, Stone seek city slots

...tight budget situation. Stone wrote "Hard Rock Gold," a history of mining in Juneau. He formerly was a spokesman for Echo Bay mine. Peterson, who is finishing a term on the Juneau School Board, has known he would like to run for several weeks...
Concerns about water quality surface at AJ Mine subcommittee meeting Wednesday

...committee, citing his prior employment by Echo Bay, the company that previously operated...criminal findings of guilt against Echo Bay or its employees as a result of that...diesel generators, which he said Echo Bay had planned to do before abandoning...
AJ Mine Advisory Committee created

...leased to BPC Alaska Corporation. In 1985, the leases were then assigned to Echo Bay Exploration and, in 1991, to Echo Bay Alaska. Between 1985 and 1997, Echo Bay spent about $140 million trying to reopen the mine. In the past 10 years...
My Turn: Anti-mine letter writers miss points

...short-term jobs." One once made a comparison to how Echo Bay promised a commitment to Juneau's future, then pulled...that weren't identified a decade ago." By the way, Echo Bay spent millions of dollars here and was committed to reopening...
Stone tackles city's issues

...Light & Power from 1982 to 1990 and returned to the company in 2000. He still works there. He was the spokesman for Echo Bay Mines from 1990 to 1998. He's known for being a local mining historian and sits on several boards in the area. "I...
Mine's redesign points to startup

...federal involvement, Coeur said. In a deal made in 1987, Coeur shared ownership of Kensington with Echo Bay Mines. Coeur subsequently bought out Echo Bay and became primary developer, Richins said. Since 1997, Coeur has spent about $20 million on...


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