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Native American Heritage Month lectures, films begin

...in 2011 and relate it to the people's fight to maintain a modern subsistence lifestyle in the face of proposed industrial mining. Tuesday, Nov. 26: "The Essence of Tlingit Spirituality" with David Katzeek, Tlingit, Shangukeidi Clan LeaderLdakat...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-10-31/native-american-heritage-month-lectures-f
Art
Pebble Mine proposal is ethical Armageddon

...month-by-month financials. The confrontation here between the environment of wildlife and clean waters vs. industrial mining is not an argument of technicalities or design or corporate promises. It is just a street fight in which money is...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-08-27/pebble-mine-proposal-ethical-armagedd
Opinion
My turn: Coeur has done it right

...into account a balance of water uses including recreation, fisheries, domestic water supply, agricultural and industrial (mining) uses, demanding "clean water" at the end of the pipe. This is Kensington's plan: the highest level of water...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041607/opi_20070416014.shtml
Opinion
Pebble Mine threatens Alaska livelihoods

...our fish? I would be very suspicious of any product grown, harvested or gathered anywhere near a large-scale industrial mining district. How can the state of Alaska be so open to the possibility of permitting the Pebble Mine in light of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052705/let_20050527015.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Taku's role as a resource for Southeast depends on Canadian stewardship

...would also sanction a major industrial mining district in the Tulsequah River...the Taku's productivity. An industrial mining district in the Tulsequah Valley...demonstrate the dangers of industrial mining in the area. Given that Canadian...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080910/opi_692707499.shtml
Opinion
Fishing businesses decry mine project

...and G. Loomis, want not only the mine project stopped but permanent protection for the Bristol Bay watershed from industrial mining. In an open letter to the governor of Alaska, the association says: "Many of us, along with our customers from...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121206/sta_20061212022.shtml
News
Disputes spin

...the true reality that many of the jobs O'Claray touts will simply come from an already trained and experienced industrial mining work force that exists in other mine sites across the country. It is a well-kept corporate secret that headhunting...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072504/let_letter7.shtml
Opinion
It's important to hold on to our images from the past

...the surrounding hills and streams searching out the pockets of placer gold. It is an age gone by to be replaced by industrial mining such as the silver mine at Green's Creek or the gold at Berner's Bay. But in one industry we can share the same...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042707/nei_20070427006.shtml
Neighbors
My Turn: We should base Pebble Mine permitting on sound science

...administration stacked the deck in favor of large scale industrial mining was when he transferred the Habitat Division from...respect to the Pebble Mine or any other large scale industrial mining activity. The existing fishing industry and the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102107/opi_20071021007.shtml
Opinion
Museum Day to be celebrated Saturday all over town

...base of Perseverance Trail, will be open to the public during Museum Day. The museum has on display a variety of industrial mining tools and artifacts, as well as maps of local ore bodies. THE CANVAS COMMUNITY ART STUDIO AND GALLERY The Canvas...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-05-11/museum-day-be-celebrated-saturday-all-ove
Art

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