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Territorial Sportsmen and the Alaska Outdoor Council thanks Alaskan donors

...Goldbelt Hotel & Coho's Bar & Grill, Gourmet Alaska, Grumpy's, Randall Helart, Hangar on the Wharf, Hecla-Greens Creek Mining, Heritage Coffee Company, Val Horner, House of Russia, Annie Hurlbut, Jerry's Meats & Seafood, Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-04-12/territorial-sportsmen-and-alaska-ou
Neighbors
House passes fuel tax by a hair

...Alaska Producers, the trade association of the state's large producing metal mines.He said the mines near Juneau - Greens Creek and Kensington - would pay more than $15,000 but less than $100,000 each in fuel taxes per year if the bill passed...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-09/houses-fuel-tax-passes-hair
State | AK legislature
Meet the Katasses

...Valley Medical, day care providers, therapists, teachers, neighbors, friends, and employers AEL&P and Hecla Greens Creek Mining Company, have all been crucial to the success of the children."Everyone has been wonderful," Mary said...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-04-12/meet-katasses
Neighbors
My Turn: Disagreements over mining require dialogue

...where some mines use tailings ponds behind dams, similar to the tailings storage facility at Red Chris Mine, while the Greens Creek Mine uses dry stack technology. The independent panel's report does not say all tailings dams must be discontinued...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-12/my-turn
Opinion
British Columbia approves another gold mine upstream of Southeast Alaska

...tailings will be mixed with cement and used to fill excavated tunnels within the mine, a process similar to that used by Greens Creek Mine, near Juneau.The other half of the tailings will be dumped in Brucejack Lake, a glacial lake that has no fish...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-31/british-columbia-approves-another-gold-
State
Empire Editorial: On the topic of transboundary mines, a response to Mr. Bill Bennett

...to discontinue their use. At our neighboring Hecla Greens Creek Mine, a dry stack tailings facility is used. This...is not only recommended but proven to work. Today, Greens Creek is a profitable facility and one Alaskans can be proud...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-22/empire-editorial-topic-transboundary-
Opinion
Mount Polley report: Two dams expected to fail every 10 years

...technology isn't there. In fact, the solution the panel recommends is the technology that Hecla Mining Company uses at Greens Creek; it's commonly called filtered tailings technology or "dry stack" tailings.B.C.'s 123 tailings facilities...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-02-05/mount-polley-report-two-dams-expecte
Outdoors
Stanwood Anthony Whiteley

...illness, Stan worked for many businesses in Juneau, his first job was working for the Juneau Empire, he worked out at Greens Creek, and was assistant cook at several restaurants.Stan was a great friend to all who knew him. His heart was full of...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173987287
Greens Creek production increased

Southeast Alaska's Greens Creek mine saw a production increase of almost 400,000 ounces between...Jr., said in the release. "The fourth quarter performance of Greens Creek... exceeded our normal production expectations as a result of...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-15/greens-creek-production-increased
Local
Empire Editorial: Vote yes on 3, no on 4

...lobbyists. There are plenty of productive, environmentally safe mines in salmon-rich areas. Look at Kensington Mine or Greens Creek. These are mines that do it right, but were they in Bristol Bay, they would be held to the same standard as Pebble...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-30/empire-editorial-vote-yes-3-no-4
Opinion

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