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Critical Minerals Alliances tungsten Bear Mountain Alaska SpaceX Canada Gilmore

Tough tungsten vulnerable to China control

Extremely hard and with the highest melting point of all the metals, tungsten's toughness is legendary. Like many of the other metals that have found their way onto critical mineral... — Updated 9/16/2021 Full story

 
Freegold Ventures Fairbanks Alaska Golden Summit Dolphin drill program map

Drills tap more Golden Summit-style gold

Freegold Ventures Ltd. Aug. 18 reported that this year's drilling continues to cut wide sections of above- resource-grade gold mineralization and shorter bonanza-grade intercepts at its... — Updated 9/2/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    In-depth
Trilogy Metals South32 Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects Alaska Ambler District

South32 ups 2021 investments in Alaska

When Australia-based South32 Ltd. decided to expand its portfolio into the Northern Hemisphere, Alaska was its first stop. Under a deal struck with Trilogy Metals Inc. in 2017, South32... — Updated 8/26/2021

 
Freegold Ventures Golden Summit Clearly Hill Fairbanks Alaska Dolphin map

Making the connection at Golden Summit

Freegold Ventures Ltd. June 3 announced that the first hole of its 40,000-meter 2021 drill program at Golden Summit cut a more than 420-meter-thick zone of strong gold mineralization... — Updated 6/10/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Golden Summit Alaska Freegold Ventures pending assays 2020 drill program

Golden Summit living up to its moniker

While earlier bonanza grade gold from the 2020 drill program at Freegold Ventures Ltd.'s Golden Summit property in Alaska was impressive, one drill intercept in the latest batch of... — Updated 4/29/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Freegold Ventures Golden Summit Fairbanks Alaska map assay highlights

Tracing high-grade gold at Golden Summit

When it comes to what global mining companies are looking for in a gold exploration project, Freegold Ventures Ltd.'s Golden Summit property in Alaska seems to have it all. Broad zones... — Updated 2/25/2021

 
Alaska mining sector Donlin Sprott Kinross HighGold Mining Explorers 2020

Alaska exploration recovers from COVID-19

Strong metal prices and an infusion of cash from notable resource investors helped to salvage much of a 2020 mineral exploration season in Alaska that became lethargic with disruptions,... — Updated 2/4/2021 Full story

 
Mining Explorers 2020 Alaska Freegold Ventures Kristina Walcott Golden Summit

Freegold strikes bonanza gold in Alaska

Freegold Ventures Ltd. struck gold in Alaska, both literally and figuratively, during 2020. While it is no surprise that the Vancouver, British Columbia-based mineral explorer tapped... — Updated 1/17/2021 Full story

 
EVs renewable energy require more copper than petroleum fueled power

Alaska set to deliver copper to green world

Considering the global shift to low-carbon energy and electric mobility, copper is the most vital metal not on the United States Geological Survey's list of 35 minerals and metals... — Updated 12/23/2020 Full story

 
Tungsten metal in SpaceX Falcon rocket engine nozzles during launch

Tough tungsten at high supply risk in US

America's supply of tungsten, an extremely durable metal that is vital to a broad range of American industrial sectors, is at high-risk. A recent U.S. Geological Survey assessment to iden... — Updated 12/23/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Golden Summit Freegold Ventures Ltd. Fort Knox Kinross Gold Corp. Cleary Hill

Golden Summit assays are worth the wait

A highly anticipated and long-awaited batch of assay results show that Freegold Ventures Ltd.'s 2020 drill program at Golden Summit continues to tap bonanza grade gold along with the... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Kinross Alaska Fort Knox Gold mine near Fairbanks

Kinross Alaska seeking gold across state

Kinross Gold Corp.'s new long-term strategy for its Fort Knox Mine is a paradigm shift for mineral exploration companies with gold projects on or near the road system within a... — Updated 10/29/2020 Full story

 
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 9/26/2020

 
 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 9/26/2020 Full story

 
Treasure Creek gold exploration property Fort Knox Mine Fairbanks Alaska

Millrock cuts deal for Treasure Creek gold

Millrock Resources Inc. July 29 reported it has secured exclusive rights to the Treasure Creek and Ester Dome gold exploration projects in the Fairbanks Mining District, adding to the... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
Golden Summit Cleary Hill high grade gold mine shaft Fairbanks Mining District

High-grade Golden Summit drilling resumes

Freegold Ventures Ltd. June 16 announced the resumption of its 2020 program at Golden Summit with a planned 10,000-meter drill program targeting high-grade gold mineralization... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
Gold bar rising investment chart Freegold Ventures Eric Sprott

Freegold closes half of $10M financing

Freegold Ventures Ltd. May 26 announced that it has closed C$5 million of an up to C$10 million financing, which will fund ongoing exploration and other work related to its Golden Summit... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
Winter gold exploration drill program Golden Summit Fort Knox Alaska

Drill taps bonanza gold at Golden Summit

Freegold Ventures Ltd. April 6 announced that winter drilling at Golden Summit has encountered what appears to be an extension of the vein system that fed ore to the historic Cleary Hill... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
Winter gold exploration drilling Golden Summit near Fort Knox Fairbanks Alaska

Drill tests high-grade gold west of Cleary

Freegold Ventures Ltd. announced that drills are now turning at Golden Summit, an advanced staged gold exploration project located alongside the Steese Highway about a 30-minute drive... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
Core from drilling at Short Creek copper gold silver tungsten exploration Alaska

South32 to fund more Shorty Creek drilling

Freegold Ventures Ltd. Jan. 19 announced that South32 Ltd. has agreed to fund at least US$2 million of exploration at the Shorty Creek porphyry copper project in Interior Alaska this year... — Updated 9/26/2020

 

Freegold, South32 tap Shorty Creek copper

Freegold Ventures Ltd. Jan. 16 announced results from the late-season 2019 drill program at Shorty Creek, a porphyry gold-copper project about 75 miles northwest of Fairbanks. The... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News

Alaska mining to get Aussie boost in 2020

With two Australian companies making major investments and several exploration companies from Down Under chomping at the bit to get into the field, 2020 is shaping up to be the best year... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Curt Freeman    Editorial

Alaska exploration extends into mild fall

An abnormally long fall has allowed the Alaska mining industry to extend seasonal work well into mid-October, creating a lot of new information about project work conducted around the... — Updated 9/26/2020

 

South32 invests in 2 Alaska copper projects

South32, an Australia-based major base metal and coal producer spun out of BHP Billiton in 2015, is expanding its presence in Alaska. This company went into business with an impressive... — Updated 8/14/2020

 

Freegold attracts South32 to Shorty Creek

Freegold Ventures Ltd. is focused on exploring for copper and gold on two properties in Interior Alaska – Golden Summit, an advanced stage gold project just north of Kinross Gold... — Updated 8/14/2020

 

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