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Photo: Mine rescue training

...Island, watch miner Adam Baker practice with his team in front of their offices at Vintage Business Park on Wednesday The team is practicing for the upcoming Central Mine Rescue competition to be held at the Pogo Mine near Fairbanks May 12-14.
Arctic Winter Games officials hail Fairbanks plans

...Arctic Winter Games.The host society's million-dollar goal was augmented Thursday night by a $50,000 donation from Pogo Mine, presented to LeBon by mine spokeswoman Lorna Shaw."They're so far ahead from where anticipated they'd be, and...
How long-term is 'forever'

...essentially written off through a mitigation plan with questionable benefits; despite approval by EPA and DEC at the Pogo Mine, the DEIS failed to consider a demonstrated treatment alternative to increasing toxic discharges in a mixing zone in...
Makeshift landing pad eyed in fatal crash that's from a preliminary National Transportation Safety Board report into an Aug. 7 crash at the Pogo Mine near Delta Junction. The crash killed the pilot, 63-year-old James Hopper.A witness told federal investigators...
Pogo Mine marks official opening after winter start-up

...celebrated the official opening of the Pogo Mine. Sound off on the important issues...administration with helping bring about the Pogo Mine and the Kensington gold mine work with the industry." The Pogo Mine poured its first gold in mid-February...
Boom brings opportunities for miners, dilemmas for mines

...mines are paying top dollar for experienced miners and developing new partnerships to train inexperienced miners. The Pogo mine, which held its official opening in June, is hiring workers before they complete mine training programs and is luring...
Companies: Alaska mining industry is expanding, needs skilled workers

...production next year, it's expected to employ 230 people full time and have a payroll of about $20 million. The Teck-Pogo mine, 40 miles northeast of Delta Junction, is expected to have gold reserves of more than 3 million ounces and produce up...
Murkowski says he'll boost mining

...should help build roads to open remote mining areas, including one near Juneau. Murkowski listed potential roads to the Pogo mine near Delta Junction, the Donlon Creek mine in southwest Alaska, the Pebble Copper deposit near Iliamna and the Taku...
Knowles urges groups to drop mine lawsuit

...the lawsuit, pointing to a case in May 2004 when the Northern Alaska Environmental Center dropped its challenge of the Pogo Mine near Delta Junction. Knowles' stance on the lawsuit should not be a surprise to those with memories of the Democrat...
State sidesteps recession in '10, stocks up cash reserves

...local jobs. Because of strong gold prices, the state's gold mines, led by the Fort Knox Mine near Fairbanks and the Pogo Mine near Delta, had good years. The Kensington gold mine near Juneau also began production in 2010 after a long development...


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