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Alaska mining industry a gold nugget in state's economy

...the EPA and Forest Service to approve a new tailings expansion.Today Greens Creek¸ among the world's top 10 silver producers, is Juneau's largest private sector employer.Red Dog outside Kotzebue is one of the world's largest zinc mines...
Hecla Greens Creek establishes Environmental Science Scholarship at UAS

...way."Hecla Mining Company was established in 1891 in northern Idaho's Silver Valley and is today the largest silver producer in the United States. Hecla operates the Greens Creek mine on Admiralty Island and employs approximately 400 workers...
UAS announces Hecla Greens Creek enviro. sci. scholarship"Hecla Mining Co. was established in 1891 in northern Idaho's Silver Valley and is today the largest silver producer in the United States. It is based in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.Students interested in receiving the Hecla Greens...
Don't let Coeur cut costs

...misrepresentations and lies in Coeur's dealings with Juneau over the Kensington gold mine. Coeur is already the largest silver producer in the world, and its chief executive boasts that combined, Coeur and the smaller Wheaton River would generate nearly...
My Turn: Plan for Kensington mine is environmentally responsible

...rigorous financial standards required for listing on the New York Stock Exchange. Coeur remains the nation's largest silver producer and a significant gold producer. It will be operating for years to come. Consequently it is in Coeur's best economic...
On The Move

...ARCO's Asia-Pacific oil and gas operations and as president of ARCO Alaska Inc. Coeur, the country's largest silver producer, has a 100 percent interest in the Kensington gold property about 40 miles northwest of Juneau. The mine is Coeur's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...concentrating area. Greens Creek Mine, about 20 air miles from downtown Juneau on Admiralty Island, is one of the largest silver producers in North America. It is jointly owned by Salt Lake City-based Kennecott Minerals Co. with a 70 percent stake...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...million in assessed property value, the largest single holding among all taxpayers. Greens Creek is also the largest silver producer in North America. Recently, discoveries of new ore bodies have kept pace with extractions, extending the life of...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...increased production of three metals, and continues to lead the world in zinc. Greens Creek Mine in Juneau is a top silver producer in North America. Fort Knox Mine near Fairbanks is the state's largest gold producer. Share this page: Print...
Kensington owners buy Mexico mine

A recent purchase of a Mexico silver mine could make Kensington Mine's parent corporation the largest primary silver producer in the world. Idaho-based Coeur d'Alene Mines Corp. completed a merger in December 2007 with Palmarejo Silver...


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