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Alaska's mines keep plugging

...mine on southern Prince of Wales Island, despite the promise of this underground project to be a mine similar to Hecla Mining Co.'s Greens Creek Mine on northern Admiralty Island, which is very successful.Similarly, International Tower...
Hecla CEO: Bright future for Greens Creek

...strong at the Greens Creek silver mine near Juneau, according to senior leadership at the mine's operating company.Hecla Mining Co. President and CEO Phil Baker said in a May 22 interview with the Alaska Journal of Commerce that the 2013 drill...
Sandy Beach picnic commemorates first Alaska National Guard Day

...sponsored by businesses including Alaska Marine Lines, Sealaska Corp., The Home Depot, Alaskan Brewing Co., Hecla Mining Co. and others, drew members of the National Guard both current and former, along with family members and elected officials...
UAS announces Hecla Greens Creek enviro. sci. scholarship

...will work to develop our natural resources in a sustainable way."Hecla Greens Creek spokesman Mike Satre said the Hecla Mining Co., which operates the Greens Creek mine on Admiralty Island and employs approximately 400 workers, has been working...
Greens Creek mine honored for improvement in safety record

...Admiralty Island mine is a joint venture of Kennecott Minerals (71 percent), based in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Hecla Mining Co. (29 percent), based in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Kennecott is a subsidiary of London-based Rio Tinto, a global...
Groups dispute Greens Creek Mine bond

...Admiralty Island multi-metal mine is a joint venture of Kennecott Minerals, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Hecla Mining Co. based in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Kennecott is a subsidiary of London-based Rio Tinto, a global minerals company...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...North America. It is jointly owned by Salt Lake City-based Kennecott Minerals Co. with a 70 percent stake and Hecla Mining Co. out of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho., with the remaining ownership share. The mine's ore body was discovered in...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and held an auction through December to test the market value of the mine. Kennecott's partner at Greens Creek, Hecla Mining Co. of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, was not a formal bidder but was interested in increasing its 30 percent share of the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...their day. Greens Creek at a glance Ownership: Kennecott Minerals Co. based in Salt Lake City, Utah, 70 percent; Hecla Mining Co., based in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, 30 percent. Employees: 270, 120 mining and underground support, 60 in the...
City's largest taxpayer parlays big tax cut come down a bit," he said. The highly profitable Greens Creek Mine, owned jointly by Kennecott Minerals and Hecla Mining Co., objected to the value the city placed on the property last year and challenged it. Canary said the mining company's...


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