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...hiking trails because one or two hikers litter? Monday's front page story on the cyanide spill disaster from a gold mining operation in Romania ought to serve as a wake-up call to proponents of development at any cost. The leach pond dam that...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021800/Ope_word.html
Opinion
Alaska-Juneau mine cleaned and closed up

...about downtown. Echo Bay took over the lease on the A-J in 1985, and started looking into opening the site to a gold mining operation. In 1997, the company decided the economics weren't right given low gold prices. According to the city, Echo...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071100/Loc_mine.html
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Melding the past and future of Treadwell

...vision of Treadwell's past and future. At its height, the Treadwell Mine south of Savikko Park was the largest gold mining operation in the world, but it closed in 1922, leaving behind trails and derelict buildings. Juneau Parks and Recreation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081609/loc_482257841.shtml
Treadwell Mine trail gives glimpse of history

...Avenue. A 20-minute walk on this historic loop trail to the "cave-in" takes you through the area of the gold mining operation that began in the 1880s. In 1915 there were 960 stamps crushing 5,000 tons of ore daily, a world record. In...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062302/out_treadtrail.shtml
Outdoors
Documentarians encourage climate of debate

...Your Own Business." McElhinney and McAleer said they traveled to Rosia Montana, Transylvania, to investigate a gold mining operation they believed to be sucking the life out of a small community. What they discovered was the opposite, and that...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012910/loc_556400515.shtml
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what's happening

...Local historian and filmmaker Richard Urion presents "Treadwell Mine: The History of Alaska's First Major Gold Mining Operation," followed by a short discussion, one-hour film begins at 4:45 p.m., Friday, Oct. 1, reception follows...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/093004/thi_whathappen.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...hiking trails because one or two hikers litter? Monday's front page story on the cyanide spill disaster from a gold mining operation in Romania ought to serve as a wake-up call to proponents of development at any cost. The leach pond dam that...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021800/Ope_word.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...about downtown. Echo Bay took over the lease on the A-J in 1985, and started looking into opening the site to a gold mining operation. In 1997, the company decided the economics weren't right given low gold prices. According to the city, Echo...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071100/Loc_mine.shtml
Historical photo: Treadwell in the winter

A century ago this was the site of the largest gold mining operation in existence, drawing the best and brightest from the entire world. In its time, according to the Treadwell Historic Preservation...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-09-12/historical-photo-treadwell-winter
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