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 By Shane Lasley    News 
President Donald Trump gives thumbs up as he exits Air Force One

Trump to Alaska: No Pebble Mine politics

U.S. President Donald Trump assured Alaskans that politics will not play a role in the federal permitting decision for the Pebble copper-gold-molybdenum-rhenium mine in Southwest Alaska.... — Updated 9/17/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Constantine Dowa Palmer copper gold zinc silver barite exploration Haines Alaska

Constantine prevails in Ninth Circuit

Constantine Metal Resources Ltd. came out on the winning side of a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on a lawsuit brought by Southeast Alaska Conservation Council and others that... — Updated 9/1/2020 Full story

 
Gold silver exploration drilling Golden Triangle British Columbia

Ascot discovers another high-grade zone

Ascot Resources Ltd. Aug. 14 announced the discovery of high-grade gold mineralization at Day Zone, a new area about 300 meters west from the planned underground development at Big... — Updated 9/18/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News Nuggets 
First snow at Red Mountain minerals exploration project Alaska Range

Snow ends 2020 Last Chance gold drilling

White Rock Minerals Ltd. Sept. 15 reported that it tested the Last Chance gold discovery with 1,990 meters of drilling in eight holes before a blanket of snow marked the end of the 2020... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
High grade gold exploration Unga Island Alaska Peninsula

Redstar budgets $6M for Unga exploration

Redstar Gold Corp. Sept. 10 announced it is investing C$6 million in an 8,000-meter drilling and exploration program at its Unga gold project in Alaska. This program got underway earlier... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
Reverse Circulation RC drill rig Goodpaster gold mining district Alaska

Northway refines gold targets at Healy

Northway Resources Corp. Sept. 10 reported that recently completed geochemical and geophysical surveys have identified some very compelling exploration targets on the company's Healy... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News Nuggets 
Doyon shareholder driller at Tibbs gold project Goodpaster mining Alaska

Drills extend Tibbs high-grade gold zone

Tectonic Metals Inc. Sept. 14 reported additional high-grade gold intercepts from drilling at the Michigan zone on the company's Tibbs project in Alaska's Goodpaster Mining District.... — Updated 9/17/2020 Full story

 
High grade gold silver exploration Stewart BC Hyder Alaska

StrikePoint crews overcome 2020 hurdles

StrikePoint Gold Inc. Sept. 9 said its 2020 exploration programs in British Columbia's Golden Triangle are being challenged by COVID-19, weather, and a slow return of assay results.... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
Drill rig snow covered mountain JT deposit CIRI lands Alaska

High grade assays resume at Johnson Tract

HighGold Mining Inc. Sept. 9 reports that the 2020 drill program on its Johnson Tract project in Southcentral Alaska picked up where the 2019 program left off – drills tapping long sect... — Updated 9/17/2020 Full story

 
High grade gold silver mineralization drill core Golden Triangle BC

Eskay Creek drills tap steady high grades

Skeena Resources Ltd. Sept. 9 reported additional consistent and high-grade gold and silver assay results from the 2020 phase 1 drill program at its Eskay Creek project in British... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
Gold at the end of the rainbow Rackla property Yukon Canada

Large gold system seen at Rau's Airstrip

ATAC Resources Ltd. Sept. 14 announced that the initial phase of 2020 exploration at its Rau project in the Yukon indicates the presence of a large orogenic gold system at the Airstrip... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News Nuggets 
High grade skarn copper gold core Stellar property Alaska Range

Drills, drones expand Zackly East skarn

PolarX Ltd. Sept. 14 reported that this summer's drilling has encountered strong near-surface copper-gold mineralization at Zackly East, extending this emerging new resource area on the... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News Nuggets 
Historic gold mine Fairbanks Mining District Interior Alaska

Golden Summit results begin to trickle in

Freegold Ventures Ltd. Sept. 11 reports results from a second hole that validates its hypothesis that higher grade gold mineralization extends west from the historic Cleary Hill Mine,... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News Nuggets 
64North gold exploration drill core Pogo West Goodpaster Alaska

Drill discovers Pogo-like vein at 64North

Resolution Minerals Ltd. Sept. 17 reported that the seventh hole of the 2020 season at 64North project has tapped a seven-meter-thick quartz vein at Aurora indicative of the Pogo-style... — Updated 9/17/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News 
Underground miners equipment, mine development Keno Hill Silver District

Keno Hill remains on pace for 2020 start

Alexco Resource Corp. is pulling all the pieces together to resume production at its Keno Hill Silver District mine in the Yukon by the end of the year. Alexco produced silver at Keno... — Updated 9/17/2020 Full story

 
Newcrest Imperial Metals porphyry copper gold mine BC

Drills confirm high grade Red Chris pods

Newcrest Mining Ltd. and Imperial Metals Corp. reported additional strong gold-copper intercepts from drilling at the East zone high-grade pod at the Red Chris Mine in northwestern... — Updated 9/11/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Tibbs gold exploration drilling Doyon shareholder Tectonic

Tectonic cuts new lands deal with Doyon

Tectonic Metals Inc. has cut a deal with Doyon Ltd. that significantly expands its gold exploration properties in Alaska's Goodpaster Mining District and strengthens its mutually benefici... — Updated 9/11/2020 Full story

 
Brewery Creek gold mine project near Dawson City Klondike Yukon

More gold for Brewery Creek mine restart

Golden Predator Mining Corp. Aug. 31 published an updated resource estimate to support a feasibility study that will provide details of a plan to re-establish gold mining at the... — Updated 9/11/2020

 
Copper gold bismuth cobalt outcrop Peanut Lake Nico NWT

Fortune seeks eastern extensions of Nico

Fortune Minerals Ltd. Sept. 3 announced the start of a geophysical program to further delineate expansion drill targets east of the company's Nico gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper deposit in... — Updated 9/11/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Silver gold electrum historical mining headframe building shaft

EPA creates West US legacy mines office

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has created a new office specifically focused on issues unique to the American West, including clean-up of legacy hardrock mine sites.... — Updated 9/11/2020 Full story

 
Estelle Korbel Alaska Range resource expansion drill program

Nova is well funded to advance Estelle

Australia-based Nova Minerals Ltd. Aug. 31 announced it has plenty of cash in the bank to advance Korbel resource blocks A and B at its Estelle gold project in Alaska through the... — Updated 9/11/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Golden Triangle mining town Stewart BC Hyder Alaska Covid 19 bubble

Reuniting a community separated by COVID

An invisible line that divides a community in the towns of Stewart, British Columbia and Hyder, Alaska has become a lot more tangible with COVID-19 and the international travel restrictio... — Updated 9/10/2020 Full story

 
64North Pogo West gold drill core Goodpaster Mining Alaska

64North partners seek Aurora gold traps

Millrock Resources Inc. and Resolution Minerals Ltd. Sept. 10 provided results from two more holes drilled at 64North and an update on other exploration activities being carried out... — Updated 9/10/2020 Full story

 
Back River Goose mine Umwelt gold deposit map Northwest Territories

Sabina drills bonanza gold at Back River

Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. Sept. 3 reported strong gold intercepts in two additional holes drilled into the upper portions of the high-grade corridor at Umwelt Underground on the... — Updated 9/3/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Gold bars Kinross Gold Fort Knox Mine Fairbanks Alaska

Metal prices soften blow to Alaska miners

Rising metal prices are helping to soften the blow COVID-19 has landed on Alaska's mining sector in 2020. While mining has been deemed an essential business in Alaska, which has helped... — Updated 8/27/2020 Full story

 

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