http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
UAS miner training program prompted by industry demand

"Introduction to Mining Occupations and Operatings" students had an opportunity to see a mine firsthand in March, when the Southeast Alaska cohort of the University of Alaska Southeast class for high school seniors toured the Coeur Alaska Kensington Gold Mine.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-19/uas-miner-training-program-prompted-ind
State | Local
As mining booms in Southeast, so does mine training program

The mining industry in Southeast Alaska has taken off in recent years. And as mining has grown as a sector of the local, regional and state economy, the University of Alaska Southeast has embarked on a mission to meet the demand for new mine workers.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-18/mining-booms-southeast-so-does-mine-tra
State | Local
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042510/nei_622621884.shtml
Neighbors
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.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042510/nei_622621595.shtml
Neighbors
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051610/nei_640072998.shtml
Neighbors
Mines aim to keep workers happy, reduce turnover

Employee turnover has been a significant problem that has hurt productivity at Alaska's producing underground mines, companies operating the mines reported at the Alaska Miners Association convention Nov. 6.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112909/loc_530039380.shtml
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 of Alaska Foundation to support a local vocational outreach and training program for the mining industry. The donation will fund a special career development program for mining at the University of Alaska Southeast. It will aid students in preparing for mining industry jobs through education, job shadowing and training.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-05-19/hecla-donates-300k-uas-mining-training-
Local
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/083009/nei_487751702.shtml
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092009/nei_495157194.shtml
1

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING