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Becoming Alaskan: The first time I met the governor, I trapped myself in the basement

...that door handle, only to find - yet again - another Fort Knox door handle. Trying to turn the handle does no good...came through, I tried one more time to turn the handle. Fort Knox was not giving in to the likes of me. I turned around...
Fort Knox mine owner finds new gold source

FAIRBANKS - The owner of the Fort Knox gold mine says it has found a, about five miles from the Fort Knox mill. Toronto-based Kinross Gold...Kinross. The 4.1-million-ounce Fort Knox deposit was originally expected to...
Fort Knox reaches golden mark

...Sound off on the important issues at Fort Knox officials say that's roughly equivalent...shaped like a gumdrop. Production at Fort Knox started in 1997, when the mine produced...ounces of gold. When it started up, Fort Knox was expected to last about 10 years...
Despite woes of economy, Fort Knox mine plans expansion

FAIRBANKS - The Fort Knox Mine outside Fairbanks is planning major...exploration. Most will be centered at Fort Knox, although some work is anticipated at...Radford said. Digging in earnest at Fort Knox began 13 years ago and company officials...
Cyanide seepage discovered at Fort Knox Mine

...dam that holds back waste from the Fort Knox Mine near Fairbanks. Sound off and water testing at Fort Knox, the state's largest gold mine...used to separate gold from ore. Fort Knox, which produced more than 333...
Fort Knox Mine seeking permission to heap leach gold

...important issues at The plan by Fairbanks Gold Mining for the Fort Knox Mine would pile low-grade ore in a creek valley and...Natural Resource's large mine permitting team, said the Fort Knox proposal looks sound. "They've done their homework...
Polluted water spilled at Fort Knox Gold Mine

ANCHORAGE - A 2-acre area at the Fort Knox Gold Mine near Fairbanks is being dug up to remove pollution from a spill of water contaminated with a low concentration of cyanide...
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Lone Dall sheep puzzles biologists

...that has been hanging around the Fort Knox gold mine north of Fairbanks has...Parr, environmental manager for Fort Knox. "The last report I had of it being...because of the disturbed habitat at Fort Knox," Seaton said. There also aren't...
Alaska's mines keep plugging

...of Kotzebue, Greens Creek mine near Juneau, and the Fort Knox and Pogo gold mines in the Interior show that developers...despite the successful track record of Kinross Gold's Fort Knox gold mine northeast of Fairbanks, another large surface...
Alaska mining industry a gold nugget in state's economy

...Creek and Kensington mines in Southeast to Fairbanks' Fort Knox to Red Dog in the Kotzebue region, Alaska's mines are...agencies to permit or expand mining projects including Fort Knox near Fairbanks, Donlin Gold Mine in Southwest, Bokan...


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