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Alaska's mines keep plugging

...production.Near Ketchikan, Heatherdale Resources is looking for partners and investment for the very promising Niblack multi-metals mine on southern Prince of Wales Island, despite the promise of this underground project to be a mine similar to Hecla...
Bill to help open mine gets hearing

...Sen. Frank Murkowski presented a bill to a Senate subcommittee on Tuesday that would expedite the opening of multi-metal mines about 45 miles northwest of downtown Juneau. The Cape Fox Land Entitlement Act of 2002, or Senate Bill 2222...
Fishermen eye looming mine deadline

...Taku River Inlet, fed by Southeast Alaska's biggest salmon spawning ground while upstream in Canada a proposed, multi-metal mine hurtles toward a crucial milestone in its approval process. The Canadian government provided 30 days for U.S...
State eyes easing pollution rule

...protecting wild salmon and the environment. The British Columbia provincial government is fast-tracking a proposed multi-metal mine in the Taku River watershed, which includes a mixing zone for wastewater discharges to the Tulsequah River. The...
Groups dispute Greens Creek Mine bond the cost of cleaning up harmful acid runoff from mine tailings without an adequate bond. The Admiralty Island multi-metal mine is a joint venture of Kennecott Minerals, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Hecla Mining Co. based in Coeur...
Canada says no to Juneau forum on mine

...Canadian environmental regulators have declined to attend a public forum in Juneau on the proposed Tulsequah Chief multi-metal mine in the Taku River watershed. Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho invited Canadian and U.S. regulators and mine and tribal...
Court rebuffs Tlingits on mine

...rejected the Taku River Tlingit First Nation's claim that British Columbia ignored its concerns about a proposed multi-metal mine near the Alaska border. The court's 7-0 decision Thursday reversed two lower courts' findings that B.C...
Tulsequah Chief mine back in spotlight begins at 6 p.m. Redcorp, formerly Redfern Resources Ltd., has been working for seven years to reopen the multi-metal mine, which was operated from 1951-57. The company won a project certificate from the province, but it was quashed...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Greens Creek expands A $500,000 project is upping efficiency at the Admiralty Island multi-metal mine By MIKE HINMAN THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Click here to view Wednesday's correction. Kennecott Greens Creek Mine finished a $5 million...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...JUNEAU EMPIRE The Greens Creek multi-metal mine on Admiralty Island is undergoing... Archives The Greens Creek multi-metal mine on Admiralty Island is undergoing...Empire Online The Greens Creek multi-metal mine on Admiralty Island is undergoing...


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