North of 60 Mining News - The mining newspaper for Alaska and Canada's North

Articles written by A.j. Roan

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 56



Kennecott Copper Mine Alaska Syndicate Stephen Birch J.P. Morgan Guggenheim

Alaskan copper mine, once giant of America

"During the two decades preceding and those following World War I, when the United States produced more than half the world's copper, the mines at Kennecott, Alaska were among the... — Updated 1/14/2022

 
Banyan Gold Yukon Powerline AurMac Airstrip assay results highlights map 2022

First report for 2022 from Banyan Gold

Kicking off the new year, Banyan Gold Corp. Jan. 11 released the analytical results from the next five diamond drill holes drilled during the 2021 exploration campaign at the rapidly... — Updated 1/13/2022

 
Fireweed Zinc Tom East Macmillan Pass Yukon Canada assay results Boundary

Tom East gives high-grade cut for Fireweed

Fireweed Zinc Ltd. Jan. 12 makes its first announcement of the year with assay results from a hole that cut 6.92% zinc, 5.03% lead, and 48.7 grams per metric ton silver at Tom East, the... — Updated 1/13/2022

 
 By A.J. Roan    News Nuggets 
Grande Portage Resources Herbert Gold Southeast Alaska Juneau Eric Sprott

Grande Portage begins 2022 pockets full

Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Jan. 11 reported plans to complete up to 10,000 meters of drilling this year at its Herbert Gold project near Juneau, Alaska. According to a calculation... — Updated 1/13/2022

 
AurMac powerline gold deposit Yukon Eagle Mine Victoria VG

Powerline gold deposit growth continues

Banyan Gold Corp. Dec. 14 announced the latest round of assay results from eight diamond drill holes of the phase 2 exploration campaign at the company's rapidly developing Powerline... — Updated 12/30/2021

 
 By A.J. Roan    News Nuggets
Pebble Limited Partnership Northern Dynasty Minerals EPA Ron Thiessen CWA 404(c)

Northern Dynasty stands firm behind FEIS

Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. Dec. 1 announced its statement regarding the Nov. 17 press release by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in which the governmental agency extended... — Updated 12/30/2021

 
ATAC Resources Rosy gold silver exploration map Whitehorse Yukon Canada

Rosy grassroots exploration in the Yukon

ATAC Resources Ltd. Dec. 15 reported an update on the grassroots exploration it carried out this year at Rosy, a gold-silver project 77 kilometers (48 miles) east of Whitehorse, Yukon. "G... — Updated 12/16/2021

 
Pine Point Osisko Metals Northwest Territories zinc Great Slave Lake intersect

Osisko intersects 6 meters 20.78% zinc, lead

Osisko Metals Inc. Nov. 24 reported the latest results from the current in-fill drill program at its Pine Point project in Northwest Territories, Canada, including an intersect that cut... — Updated 12/9/2021

 
Kinross Gold Felix Pedro Fairbanks Alaska mining history 25th anniversary

Golden Heart City shares 25-year success

Spread across the Tanana Valley foothills, accessible by road, rail, and air, Fairbanks is called Alaska's Golden Heart City for a reason. Laying claim to a colorful history, the city at... — Updated 12/9/2021

 
Banyan AurMac Aurex Hill Powerline Airstrip gold exploration Yukon

Banyan expands Aurex Hill gold footprint

Banyan Gold Corp. Dec. 7 announced results from this year's exploration drilling at the Aurex Hill zone on the company's AurMac property in the Yukon. "Results from 17 holes of the 2021... — Updated 12/9/2021

 
Fireweed Zinc Macmillan Pass Boundary Zone copper discovery mineralization

Fireweed Zinc cuts first copper discovery

Fireweed Zinc Ltd. Nov. 18 reported significant copper mineralization encountered in a step-out hole drilled in the Boundary Zone at Macmillan Pass, bringing a new metal into play at... — Updated 12/2/2021

 
Boundary West Zone Macmillan Pass Fireweed Zinc intersect results assay Yukon

Boundary West reveals more consistent cuts

Fireweed Zinc Ltd. Nov. 23 announced an update from the 2021 drilling program at Macmillan Pass in Yukon, Canada, with a substantial intersect cutting 16.1 meters of 10.4% zinc and 15.7... — Updated 12/2/2021

 
North of 60 Mining News history Nunavut Canada North Rankin Nickel Mine Inuit

Nunavut mine created legacy of partnership

Found within the newest territory of Canada, Nunavut may seem barren and inhospitable, yet it has provided resources and succor to its First Peoples for thousands of years. While... — Updated 11/18/2021

 
Banyan Gold AurMac Airstrip Powerline Yukon Canada third-quarter update Q3

Third quarter update from Banyan AurMac

Banyan Gold Corp. Nov. 9 reported its third-quarter exploration update for its AurMac project in the Yukon, expanding the program to three drills working onsite and culminating in... — Updated 11/18/2021

 
 By A.J. Roan    News
EPA CWA section 404(c) USACE Bristol Bay watershed Pebble mine Clean Water Act

EPA extends timeline for Pebble decision

In an announcement with language indicative of a predetermined decision, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Nov. 17 announced it has set a timeframe for considering new information... — Updated 11/18/2021

 
North of 60 Mining News History evolution civilization Bronze Age tools mining

Engine of civilization, fueled by mining

With such incredible technologies at mankind's disposal today, it is easily forgotten the ingenuity and sheer gumption that our predecessors brought to solving some of the more rigorous a... — Updated 10/29/2021

 
 By A.J. Roan    News Nuggets
Pebble mine Northern Dynasty Minerals EPA proposed determination CWA 404(c)

Pebble pushes for EPA final decision

Continued efforts by Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. to advance its Pebble project has led to the company filing a motion to the court to set a schedule requiring the U.S. Environmental... — Updated 10/28/2021

 
 By A.J. Roan    News Nuggets
Pebble Limited Partnership 2021 field program Dynasty Minerals Southwest Alaska

Northern Dynasty concludes 2021 program

Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. Oct. 4 reports that it has concluded its 2021 field program at the company's Pebble copper-gold-molybdenum-silver project in Southwest Alaska. The... — Updated 10/28/2021

 
 By A.J. Roan    News Nuggets
Avidian Gold Golden Zone Mayflower Exploration Zone 2021 season Breccia Pipe map

Avidian wraps up Golden Zone 2021 season

Avidian Gold Corp. Oct. 21 announced that it has wrapped up 2021 exploration at Golden Zone, a gold-rich polymetallic exploration project strategically located midway between Anchorage... — Updated 10/21/2021

 
 By A.J. Roan    News Nuggets
Hyder Alaska Stewart British Columbia Cantoo Blackwolf Copper and Gold map

Cantoo property goes almost overlooked

Blackwolf Copper and Gold Ltd., Oct. 18 announced that initial reconnaissance exploration at the company's Cantoo property just north of Hyder, Alaska, and Stewart, British Columbia,... — Updated 10/21/2021

 
Alaska Earth Sciences Bill Ellis geologist history Ambler Mining District

Bill Ellis blazes trail of Alaska discovery

Throughout the relatively short modern history of Alaska, many nameless and oft unrecognized explorers have contributed to the Last Frontier state in ways that future generations will... — Updated 9/30/2021

 
Banyan Gold Yukon Canada Powerline AurMac property assay results 2022 drilling

More growth at Powerline for Banyan Gold

Banyan Gold Corp. Aug. 23 reported assay results for the next five drill holes at Powerline, returning more strong results and further demonstrating the size potential of this gold... — Updated 9/16/2021

 
battery recycling lithium-ion black mass American Manganese General Motors

Recycling to complete a circular economy

Reminiscent of America's gilded age, the world is priming itself for a new era of technology and energy centered on the electricity that sparked the imaginations of visionaries such as... — Updated 9/16/2021

 
Banyan Gold Yukon Canada visible gold assay results highlights AurMac Powerline

Drilling shows Powerline growth potential

Banyan Gold Corp. Sept. 8 announced the results of the final 15 holes for the 2021 phase 1 drill program at the Powerline deposit at its AurMac property in Canada's Yukon, increasing the... — Updated 9/9/2021

 
 By A.J. Roan    News
Pebble Mine Bristol Bay Clean Water Act 404(c) Joe Biden Alaska Mike Dunleavy

EPA revisits Bristol Bay restrictions

The Environmental Protection Agency Sept. 9 announced its intention to reinitiate the process of making a Clean Water Act Section 404(c) determination to protect certain waters in the... — Updated 9/9/2021

 

Page Down

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 01/18/2022 05:42