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UAS miner training program prompted by industry demand

...executive director of the Council of Alaska Producers who is now manager of government and community relations at Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co., said there are four diesel mechanic interns at Greens Creek this summer from the UAS program."There are...
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As mining booms in Southeast, so does mine training program

...understand.At the mines, "you actually practice safety procedures," Carl Tenney, electrical superintendent at Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co., advised the class after showing several photographs of electrical accidents and a video clip of a man electrocuting...
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Thanks for participating in Career Expo Day

...scavenger hunt activity: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Bartlett Regional Hospital, Couer Alaska, Hecla/Greens Creek Mining Co., Juneau Jazz and Classics, Juneau School District, Plumbers and Pipefitters, Sally Saddler, Sandy Williams...
Photo: Business donates to Porcupine chairlift

Ron Plantz, Human Resources and Community Relations manager for Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co., presents a $5,000 check for the Eaglecrest Porcupine Chairlift to Jim Calvin, chairman of the Eaglecrest Foundation, and Bill Corbus, chairman of the Porcupine Campaign.
Photo: Supporting Juneau dance

Ron Plantz, right, Human Resources and Community Relations manager for Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co., presents a $1,000 check to Amy Perov, Juneau Dance Unlimited Board of Directors president, to help support the Boston...
Mines aim to keep workers happy, reduce turnover

...Greens Creek faced a similar problem in retaining skilled underground miners, according to Ben Gage, with Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co. The mine, which employs about 330 people, has been producing since 1989 with only one interruption in the...
Hecla donates $300K to UAS for mining training program

Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co. made its biggest single donation ever Thursday before the Juneau Chamber of Commerce. The mine gifted $300,000 to the University...
Burnett, Hay to wed

...the son of Ben and Linda Hay. An East Stroudsburg High School graduate, he is a heavy equipment operator for Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co., and a volunteer fire fighter for Capital City Fire and Rescue. The maid of honor will be Shaunna Yates...
Collison, Fields wed

...son of Ken and Jeannette Collison. He attended University of Alaska and works as an underground miner for Hecla/Greens Creek Mining Co. Mary Schlosser was the matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Kristina Watsell, Ginger Ray and Dawn Harris...


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