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Teck mine in Alaska faces uncertainty

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Canadian mining giant Teck Resources Ltd. said Wednesday environmental and aboriginal...subject to appeal, the entire permit will be stayed, Teck said. Teck does not yet know whether access to the Aqqaluk deposit...
Regional News
Teck Cominco, NANA hurt by Red Dog losses

...year. "It's very significant," said Charlotte MacCay, Teck Cominco's senior environmental officer for Red Dog. "We're losing a lot of money." MacCay said no layoffs are planned and Teck Cominco Alaska Inc. will continue operating the world's largest...
Teck to sell its interest in Pogo Mine a co-owner, a Japanese conglomerate. Vancouver-based Teck Resources has reached a tentative agreement with Sumitomo Metal...produced 347,000 ounces of gold last year. It has 297 employees. Teck also operates the Red Dog zinc and lead mine near Kotzebue.
My Turn: Red Dog mine important to people of northwest Alaska

...generations. I am a NANA shareholder and I am employed by Teck Alaska. That makes me a landowner and operator...Verna Westlake works in community relations at Teck Alaska Inc. Red Dog Mine. E-mail her at
Donation aimed at fighting suicides in NW Arctic

KOTZEBUE - A $150,000 donation from Teck, the operator of the Red Dog mine, is aimed at cutting suicide...their peers, and its grant funding was set to run out this year. Teck also gave $75,000 to reopen the Boys and Girls Club in Kivalina...
Regional News
Kotzebue mine to pay $120,000 penalty to EPA

...federal government has assessed a $120,000 penalty against Teck Alaska Inc., the owner and operator of Kotzebue's Red Dog lead and zinc mine. The Environmental Protection Agency says Teck Alaska has agreed to pay the penalty to resolve permit violations...
Taku's riches are its fishery, not another mining venture

...grave concern to Alaska's citizens and the current administration. In 1957, Canadian mining company Cominco (now known as Teck) abandoned the Tulsequah Chief operation without a proper cleanup. Cominco left behind vast amounts of tailings and waste rock...
Alaska's mines keep plugging

...volumes slightly greater than in 2013. Costs were about the same as in 2013 and zinc prices are improving, Red Dog's owner, Teck, has reported.In Southeast Alaska, gold production at the Kensington Mine near Juneau was up, reaching 30,773 ounces in...
Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...In 2013 it was $100,000 per year, Crockett said.The Red Dog Mine, in northwest Alaska, has a hefty fuel bill, too. Teck Alaska, the mine operator, uses about 20 million gallons of fuel per year that must all be shipped in by barge during the summer...
State | AK legislature
Kivalina residents say mine pollutes water

...have filed notice that they plan to sue Teck Cominco for $88 million in damages stemming...the Red Dog Mine in Northwest Alaska. Teck Cominco, which operates the world's...last week. "This is a very simple suit. Teck Cominco has admitted more than 3,200...


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