Coeur revenue dips in third quarter, victim of mineral prices

Coeur Mining, owner of the Kensington Gold Mine northwest of Juneau, reported lower third-quarter earnings on Monday, due in part to the...
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SEACC director, facing cancer, resigns

...Alaska's most notable conservation organizations for two years, and has in recent years inspired opposition to transboundary mining.SEACC was formed in 1970 to oppose large-scale logging in the Tongass National Forest. It has since expanded its scope...
My Turn: Apprenticeships more important than ever

...programs that train workers for construction, oil and gas, mining, and many other industries. In recent years, apprenticeships...expanded its apprenticeship programs. Apprenticeships can help mining, oil and gas companies develop their workforce with on-the-job...

...Mockingjay" moves into a greater war, where Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence), the reluctant participant plucked out of the mining region of District 12, discovers a wider network of like-minded rebels.In part two, the march toward the Capitol takes...
Polls show concern over transboundary mining, desire for action

...and British Columbia that have opposed mining in BC and Alaska's transboundary river...respondents expressed concern about a mining waste spill in B.C. affecting shared...address concerns about upstream B.C. mining in shared transboundary watersheds. Forty-five...
My Turn: It's time for a better dialogue on mining

...expressed fears about mineral exploration and mining development in northwestern British Columbia...governments - proposed mineral exploration and mining projects are subject to stringent B...C. As a result, the exploration and mining sector in B.C. has a world-leading...
Miners gather seeking bright spots

...wouldn't believe there's a slump in mining industry.The Alaska Miners Association...developed its plan for a preemption of mining in the Bristol Bay region, with agency staffers working secretly with opponents to mining, the worse the agency looks, she said...
Juneau's Hidden History: Amalga, Juneau's ghost town

...the remains of the once profitable gold mining town of Amalga. The town's beginnings...the help of Bart Thane, the Eagle River Mining Company was born.Thane became was extracted each year. In 1915 mining stopped for good at the Eagle River Mine...
Company plans ATV tours in Haines

...Natural Resources to operate ATV tours in Haines starting next summer.According to a permit application with DNR's division of mining, land and water, AMGA plans to take up to 12,000 tourists per year on ATV tours of the Haines area.The permit request...
From Australia to Zambia, slowing China economy causes pain

...mine into an underground operation.Chileans are suffering. Mining jobs offered low-income families their best shot at middle-class...been slammed. In the province of East Kalimantan, 125 coal-mining companies have suspended operations, putting 5,000 miners...
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