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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...
Images from another time: Jualin mine

Looking northwest, the long-closed Jualin gold mine, about 44 miles northwest of dowtown Juneau, is shown with Lion's Head Mountain in the background. The Jualin was discovered by Frank Cook in 1895 and was first operated by the Jualin Mining Co. of Boonville, Ind.
Bill would change mine patent rules

...inside the Tongass National Forest for future mineral development. MacKinnon's patents on the land - part of the old Jualin Mine on the west side of Berners Bay - were dormant for many years, despite efforts to revive them. Now, his patents are...
State's deputy commissioner for highways to step down

...Department of Transportation for several months prior to von Scheben's appointment. MacKinnon's family owns the Jualin Mine north of Juneau. The neighboring Kensington Mine, owned by Coeur Alaska, holds rights to explore for gold on the...
Pioneer road contract awarded, then retracted

...general's office. The project is to be an 18-foot-wide gravel road extending 23 miles from Cascade Point to the Jualin Mine Access Road. Because of cost limitations, two of the seven bridges initially slated for the road project have been...
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...
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...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...side of Lions Head Mountain, 45 miles northwest of downtown Juneau. A mill would be built near the site of the former Jualin mine, with an extension of the Kensington tunnel through the mountain. An all-weather port at Slate Creek Cove, on Berners...
Empire editorial: Kensington mine project: a good fit for Alaska's future

...opportunity, and hope for the future. Coeur Alaska has been working since 1987 to reopen the Kensington and the adjoining Jualin mine located 40 miles north of Juneau. Kensington would contribute 225 new, year-round jobs with an annual payroll of...
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...


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