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Goldbelt wants to work with Coeur if mine comes on line

If the Kensington gold mine planned for 45 miles north of downtown Juneau becomes a reality, Goldbelt Inc. wants to be involved, officials said.
APOC to decide if mine opponent broke law

ANCHORAGE - State regulators are scheduled to deliberate next week as they try to decide whether an air service owned by an opponent of a proposed mining project broke election laws by flying candidates into remote Southwest Alaska villages to campaign.
Adults play with LEGOs in Juneau

...Speaking of his competitor's impressive performance, Belknap said, "The Wostmann robot was so reliable! Even if mine did everything I told it to, I couldn't have caught them." McLean added, "The key to Wostmann's success is that...
Kensington will set a precedent for Pebble

...has been permitted to dump its waste into a lake. The Alaska Miners Association and Gov. Frank Murkowski claim that if mines aren't allowed to use lakes as waste dumps, all mining in Alaska will be shut down. But Coeur Alaska, the owner of...
SEACC board member explains his perspective

...concerns and recognize the importance of this precedent-setting case. Think of the devastating effect it would have if mine tailings were allowed to be dumped into our lakes and streams. It would cause irreparable harm to many places in our country...
Christmas in Skagway? Right

...snap. But our fearless bush pilot ushered us on to our death chariot of the sky and told us to tighten our seatbelts. If mine had been any tighter my face would've been blue due to lack of oxygen. There we were. An old plane. Two strangers...


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