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My Turn: Mines need to pay their fair share

...deductions that many mines in Alaska pay no royalties. A disturbing example of this subsidy is Canadian-owned Fairbanks Gold Mining, Inc., who has removed over $500 million in gold from the Fort Knox mine over the past 10 years, but has not...
State Briefs drilling to begin on Ester Dome FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks Gold Mining plans to begin exploration drilling this week on...Wilton, the company's chief geologist, said Fairbanks Gold Mining is still in the exploration phase, and it's unlikely...
Hundreds flee Interior wildfires

...better than we thought yesterday. The fires are a little bit farther north," said John Wild, general manager of Fairbanks Gold Mining Inc., which owns the mine. The returning crew will be able to run at a reduced capacity for at least five days...
Fort Knox Mine seeking permission to heap leach gold

...Sound off on the important issues at The plan by Fairbanks Gold Mining for the Fort Knox Mine would pile low-grade ore...Crafford said the two state agencies have reviewed the Fairbanks Gold Mining applications and documentation and likely will approve...
Wal-Mart could take over as state's No. 1 employer

...of hard-rock mining companies to three on the list, the others being the Cominco Alaska Red Dog mine and the Fairbanks Gold Mining Co., also known as Fort Knox. Greens Creek Mine was the only Juneau-headquartered company that made the list...
New equipment to cut mine's cyanide use used to leach gold from crushed precious-metal-bearing rock. The idea for the thickener tank came from a Fairbanks Gold Mining Inc. engineer who wondered if temperature made a difference in gold recovery. Fairbanks Gold, a subsidiary of...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...changes, that would be the optimistic time frame,'' said Bill Jeffress, manager of environmental services for Fairbanks Gold Mining, a subsidiary of Toronto-based Kinross. Jeffress stressed that the company has only submitted a draft plan...
Alaska Digest

...according to preliminary figures released Thursday by the Toronto-based Kinross Gold Corp., the parent company of Fairbanks Gold Mining Inc., which operates Fort Knox. The mine earned $63.7 million in revenue in the second quarter of 2007...
State Briefs

...He is vice president of business development for Fairbanks Gold Mining Inc. "Tom Irwin has the knowledge and the 1996 he was vice president of operations for Fairbanks Gold Mining Inc., where he worked to start up the Fort Knox...
Industry lauds new head of resources

...environmentalists. Tom Irwin, a former executive with Fairbanks Gold Mining Inc., was named Natural Resources Department commissioner...that." Bacsujlaky was part of a group that fought Fairbanks Gold Mining and the state over right-of-way permits at the...


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