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My turn: Pipeline pitfalls plentiful as state takes on larger role

...commissioner for the Alaska Department of Natural Resources and a former bullet line manager; John Reeves is president of Fairbanks Gold and former director of the Port Authority; Frank Murkowski is former governor of Alaska and served in the U.S...
Local Sports

...364-2521,, Mar. 16-22ARCTIC WINTER GAMESAway, The 2014 Arctic Winter Games at Fairbanks.GOLD MEDALHome, 68th Annual Juneau Lions Club Gold Medal Basketball Tournament at JDHS.HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALLAway...
My Turn: Mines need to pay their fair share

...many 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...
State Briefs

...begin on Ester Dome FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks Gold Mining plans to begin's chief geologist, said Fairbanks Gold Mining is still in the mine Ryan Lode this year. Fairbanks Gold Mining is a subsidiary of Toronto-based...
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...
Fort Knox Mine seeking permission to heap leach gold

FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks gold mine will seek permission to use...the important issues at The plan by Fairbanks Gold Mining for the Fort Knox Mine would...state agencies have reviewed the Fairbanks Gold Mining applications and documentation...
Wal-Mart could take over as state's No. 1 employer

...presence 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...
New equipment to cut mine's cyanide use

...the thickener tank came from a Fairbanks Gold Mining Inc. engineer who wondered...difference in gold recovery. Fairbanks Gold, a subsidiary of Kinross Gold...matter, said Clyde Gillespie, Fairbanks Gold senior environmental engineer...
Rising gold price spurs interest in exploration

FAIRBANKS - Gold's hefty price increase is sparking renewed exploration interest among mining companies following several years of restraint...
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...


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