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Former mine manager convicted of Clean Water Act violations

ANCHORAGE - The former manager of a western Alaska mine has pleaded guilty to violating federal environmental law.
Fort Knox reaches golden mark

FAIRBANKS - Mine managers and employees watched from a dusty metal stairway on Wednesday as the three millionth ounce of gold was poured into molds at the...
Fishermen eye looming mine deadline

...We want to make sure that they are doing as good a job as we would,'' said Ed Fogels, DNR's large project mine manager. "We're not familiar with their rules. If their standards are appropriate, that's fine." EPA officials in...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...load. A 1-million-ounce gold resource at Gil would probably add two to three years of work at Fort Knox, said mine manager Steve Lang. In addition to being close to the mill, the Gil resource is attractive because it averages .04 ounces...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...mine's flotation cell capacity, came in roughly $500,000 under budget and about two months ahead of schedule, said mine manager Keith Marshall. "And we didn't lose a day of production either," he said. The new building sits between the mine's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...on Admiralty Island was corrected during an emergency service call Friday night from General Electric, according to mine manager Keith Marshall. The shutdown of the semi-autogenous grinding mill on Wednesday, caused by a burned out control board...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...imagine" said Keith Marshall, mine manager. While bland-looking, the rock...the ore is a consistent grade, mine manager Marshall said. The ore is then...back into the mine as backfill, mine manager Marshall said. "We call it return...
Paste storage plan floated for Kensington tailings issue

...examined and which the public will have an opportunity to comment on," Botelho told the Empire. A Thursday letter from mine manager Tom Henderson addressed to "Kensington supporters" thanks everyone from Alaska's Republican Gov. Sarah Palin...
Mammoth ivory stolen from mine

...under lock and key. When officials went to retrieve the tusks Jan. 28, they were gone. "We didn't really recognize them as being valuable and didn't treat them as such," said mine manager Rick Dye. "We all learned a little bit."
Despite woes of economy, Fort Knox mine plans expansion

...simulator to train new employees in operating haul trucks, which stand about two stories off the ground. Radford said mine managers are tracking progress closely at Livengood, where junior exploration company International Tower Hills has struck...


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