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Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...Admiralty Island near Juneau.Some more sobering news for the industry, however, was the decision by Anglo American, a large mining company, to withdraw as a partner in the large Pebble copper/gold project near Iliamna, southwest of Anchorage...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-18/exploration-38-producing-mines-strong
State | AK legislature
Rio Tinto considers cutting ties to Pebble mine

...large-scale-mining."The head of the watershed of the greatest salmon fishery on the planet is no place to gamble on one of the largest mining operations ever conceived," Joel Reynolds, the group's senior attorney and western director, said in a statement...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-24/rio-tinto-considers-cutting-ties-pebble
State
Redfern's Taku River hoverbarge proposal is irresponsible

...negligence and makes the case for bringing the Habitat Division back to Fish and Game. The hoverbarge proposal and other large mining projects should be reviewed and overseen by the fisheries biologists who are managing the fisheries resource on the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012208/let_20080122013.shtml
Opinion
Mine honored for accident-free year

...industry in Alaska. With 600 employees, the Red Dog mine, an open-pit operation in northwest Alaska, is the largest mining operation in the state. Greens Creek is the largest underground mining operation in the state. In 2002, the incident...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051804/loc_mine.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Miners want more regulators JUNEAU - The Alaska Minerals Commission, made up of representatives of the state's largest mining projects, says the state needs more water-quality permit writers. Commission members said the state Department...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021700/Loc_briefs.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...an acquisition deal between two large mining companies with interests in the...an acquisition deal between two large mining companies with interests in the...an acquisition deal between two large mining companies with interests in the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041599/Loc_mining.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...price of gold in London closed a $260.30 an ounce Friday, down 40 cents from the previous day. One of Alaska's largest mining operations, the Nixon Fork gold mine near McGrath, closed earlier this month because of the depressed prices. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062799/Loc_goldlayoffs.shtml
Alaska Digest

...at JUNEAU - The company that owns a majority of the Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty Island is being pursued by another large mining company. BHP Billiton confirmed it is pursuing rival Rio Tinto, which owns a 70 percent stake in Greens Creek Mining...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111107/sta_20071111028.shtml
News
Concerns raised about Pebble Mine study process

...of Natural Resources.Lindsey Bloom, a program manager with Trout Unlimited, said the state has never rejected a large mining project, and it will be relying on Pebble's own studies, going back to the company if it needs more information...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-02-27/concerns-raised-about-pebble-mine-study
State
State and local briefly

...Miners want more regulators JUNEAU - The Alaska Minerals Commission, made up of representatives of the state's largest mining projects, says the state needs more water-quality permit writers. Commission members said a shortage of permit...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021700/Loc_briefs.html
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