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Kensington Gold Mine announces big new gold deposit

A century after the Jualin Mine closed down amid World War I, new drilling at the site promises to extend the life of Kensington Gold Mine.On Tuesday, Coeur...
Bill to help open mine gets hearing

...near Juneau. The land north of Berners Bay is near where Idaho-based Coeur Alaska hopes to reopen the Kensington and Jualin mines. The land swap between Cape Fox, Sealaska and the Forest Service would make property adjacent to the mine private...
My Turn: Plan for Kensington mine is environmentally responsible

...standards. Coeur's benefit would be simplified boundaries and land leases. SB 2222 would consolidate the Kensington and Jualin mines into a single mining district for more efficient management and permitting. It would also boost Juneau's economy...
My Turn: Let's deal with the facts on the Kensington Mine

...meantime, it is clear what Sen. Murkowski's bill does and does not do: It would consolidate the Kensington and Jualin mines into a single mining district to simplify permitting. It would not short circuit environmental safeguards or public...
Empire editorial: Kensington mine project: a good fit for Alaska's future

...since 1987 to reopen the Kensington and the adjoining Jualin mine located 40 miles north of Juneau. Kensington would...permitting process by consolidating the Kensington and Jualin mines into one mining district. S.2222 would not open any...
Politics behind Berners land swap hand washes the other" political attack advertisement I have yet witnessed when Niel Mackinnon, owner of the Jualin Mine, appeared in TV and radio ads attacking Tony Knowles. Mackinnon's property is under contract to the Kensington and...
Gauging the mine's effects on Berners Bay

...Forest Service and the state historic preservation officer still need to sign a plan to protect historic remnants of the Jualin Mine, he said. Coeur plans to build a mill to process its gold-flecked ore on a portion of the Jualin site, which sits...
Mine's redesign points to startup would take the gold ore concentrate elsewhere for processing, Coeur said. A tunnel connection with the historic Jualin mine would keep all mining underground. The mine would disturb 120 acres compared with 250 acres under the previous plan...
Air, water quality issues could delay Kensington mine opening

...S. Forest Service permit, calls for using lower Slate Lake, a 40-acre muskeg located adjacent to the historic Jualin Mine property, Richins said in a letter to the Empire dated Nov. 13. Tailings placed on the lake bottom would be capped...
State scales back access road project

...before a contract is awarded. The pioneer road would extend from the end of the existing road at Cascade Point to the Jualin Mine Road, a former mining site currently being leased by mine operator Coeur Alaska to house the Kensington Mine's mill...


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