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Mine agreement renewal upheld by Assembly aimed at reconsidering renewal of a more than 30-year-old agreement that makes it easier for a potential mine developer to negotiate over reopening mine properties in Juneau and Douglas, including the site of the AJ Mine.A motion to...
Mine developer to pay $73M for studies

BRISTOL BAY - The company hoping to develop the Pebble mine expects to spend $73 million this year for studies and test drilling.
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Coeur Alaska is not saying much about what mine workers and others are talking about: that the mine developer may be looking at buying the Greens Creek mine on Admiralty Island. Coeur spokeswoman Margaret Dowling would neither confirm nor...
Mine options out for review

...public meetings scheduled in late February in Juneau and Haines. The draft SEIS was released Friday, and includes mine developer Coeur Alaska's proposed changes to the mine plan that was approved in the late 1990s, as well as two viable alternatives...
Forest Service OKs Kensington mine plan

...Alaska still needs to provide financial assurances for its federally approved $7.3 million reclamation bond. The mine developer also must receive federal permits for water pollution discharges and new docks in Berners Bay. Coeur Alaska officials...
Corps to suspend mine permit for internal review

...lawsuit that seeks to block the lake discharges by mine developer Coeur Alaska. Three environmental groups - the Southeast...defined as "fill" and it is an integral part of mine developer Coeur Alaska's current plan of operations. State...
Empire editorial: Berners Bay land swap's up to the people of Juneau to make sure this federal legislation dies. On behalf of Native corporations and mine developer Coeur Alaska, U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has been pushing for this land exchange. If Congress approves it, Cape...
Agencies raise concerns over mine impacts

...Environmental Protection Agency and National Marine Fisheries Service officials are locked in a disagreement with mine developer Coeur Alaska, the state of Alaska, and U.S. Forest Service officials over the possible effects of disposing mine...
Juneau officials still talking to Canadians about mine forum

...declined to attend the city's forum on the mine in October, saying she preferred written feedback on the project. Mine developer Redfern Resources Ltd. is interested in attending the forum but has urged the city to discard a panel session. The...
Supreme Court wants more details in Kensington case

...waste rock left over after metals are extracted. Mine developer Coeur Alaska, Inc. in 2005 received permits from...dumping tailings into lakes, rivers and streams. The mine developer and the government prevailed in U.S. District Court...


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