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Underground miners at Hecla’s Greens Creek operation near Juneau, Alaska.

Greens Creek Q1 silver output steady

Hecla Mining Company July 12 reported that its Greens Creek Mine in Southeast Alaska produced 2.4 million ounces of silver and 12,413 oz of gold during the second quarter of 2022. The... — Updated 7/28/2022

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Mill and tailings ponds at the Keno Hill silver mine in the Yukon.

Hecla to acquire Keno Hill silver mine

Already the largest silver producer in the United States, Hecla Mining Company is poised to become the largest silver producer in Canada with the purchase of Alexco Resource Corp., owner... — Updated 7/14/2022

 
A drill tests the Starlight-Racehorse gold target along the Kitsault trend.

Dolly Varden preps for historic year

Dolly Varden Silver Corp. May 17 announced that crews are gearing up for an initial 30,000-meter drill program that will focus on upgrading and expanding the resources at Dolly Varden and... — Updated 5/19/2022

 
 By Chuck Kopp    Editorial
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A strong America needs Alaska minerals

Since World War II there may not be a more urgent time to produce Alaska's rich mineral resources. Our nation's immediate defense needs and commitment to clean energy all require a... — Updated 5/5/2022

 
Underground equipment at Hecla's Greens Creek Mine in Alaska.

Greens Creek silver output on the rise

Hecla Mining Company April 12 reported that its Greens Creek Mine produced 2.4 million ounces of silver and 10,299 oz of gold during the first three months of 2022. The Southeast Alaska... — Updated 4/21/2022

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Hecla Mining Company Greens Creek update silver expansion upgrade growth map

Hecla silver reserves at 200 million oz

Thanks in large part to significant growth at its Greens Creek Mine in Southeast Alaska, Hecla Mining Company reports the second largest silver reserves in its 130-year history. Going... — Updated 3/4/2022

 
Hecla Mining Company Greens Creek silver Southeast Alaska Lucky Friday Q4

Greens Creek silver output rebounds

Hecla Mining Company Jan. 13 reported that its Greens Creek Mine in Southeast Alaska produced 9.2 million ounces of silver during 2021, a 12% drop from the 10.5 million oz produced the... — Updated 2/3/2022

 
British Columbia Canada assay labs Tahltan First Nation Skeena Resources

Northern BC explorers load up assay labs

Despite a season challenged by heavy rains and an early snowstorm, the massive amount of exploration carried out in Northern British Columbia during 2021 piled loads of drill core and... — Updated 1/26/2022 Full story

 
Hecla Mining Company Greens Creek silver Alaska Mining Explorers 2021 magazine

Hecla gets back to replenishing reserves

Following a year that saw Hecla Mining Company scale back exploration as part of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Idaho-based silver miner is beginning to get back to its... — Updated 1/26/2022 Full story

 
Mining Explorers 2021 Data Mine North of 60 News Hecla zinc Graphite One IEA

Exploring Alaska's industrial metal future

While copper may be the new oil of the green energy revolution, a wide variety of industrial minerals and metals found in abundance in Alaska will be needed to build the envisioned... — Updated 1/26/2022 Full story

 
Sealaska ANCSA Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act Data Mine North magazine

Sealaska strives to build a better future

Seeking economic and cultural prosperity for its more than 23,000 Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian shareholders while also looking to provide even greater benefits for future generations,... — Updated 1/6/2022 Full story

 
Mining Explorers 2020 British Columbia Dolly Varden Silver Shawn Khunkhun

Targeting high-grade Dolly Varden silver

A more than 10,000-meter drill program focused on exploring new zones of high-grade silver and expanding the resources already outlined was the centerpiece of Dolly Varden Silver Corp.'s... — Updated 12/7/2021 Full story

 
Dolly Varden Silver Torbrit British Columbia Canada Shawn Khunkhun map Hecla

Dolly Varden Silver focuses on Torbrit

Dolly Varden Silver Corp. May 7 announced the start of a 2021 exploration program that includes a planned 10,000 meters of drilling that will initially focus on upgrading and expanding th... — Updated 12/7/2021

 
Hecla Mining Company Greens Creek silver Alaska Lucky Friday mine U.S. 40%

Greens Creek silver output pace slows

Hecla Mining Company Oct. 12 reported that its Greens Creek Mine produced 1.8 million ounces of silver and 9,735 oz of gold during the third quarter of 2021, easing off the... — Updated 11/18/2021

 
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Silver evolves from money to techno metal

Typically thought of as a precious metal used to make coins, jewelry, tableware, and other glimmery objects, silver's true value lies in more industrious properties that make it... — Updated 10/7/2021 Full story

 
Hecla Mining Greens Creek silver Alaska resource upgrade expansion map Lil'Sore

Drilling expands Greens Creek potential

Hecla Mining Company Sept. 14 announced that drilling at its Greens Creek silver mine in Southeast Alaska is on track to replenish the roughly 10 million ounces of silver expected to be m... — Updated 9/23/2021 Full story

 
Hecla Mining Company Greens Creek silver byproduct credits cost of sales surplus

Byproducts pay for silver at Greens Creek

Hecla Mining Company Aug. 5 reported that the gold, zinc, and lead produced at Greens Creek generated more than enough cash to pay the costs to produce the 5.14 million ounces of silver... — Updated 9/2/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Greens Creek Hecla Mining Company Alaska Rita Sholton award COVID-19 safety

Greens Creek leadership, ethics honored

Hecla Greens Creek Mining Company is the recipient of Alaska Chamber's Rita Sholton Large Business of the Year award, which pays tribute to businesses that exemplify leadership, ethics, a... — Updated 8/26/2021

 

Greens Creek stays on 10M oz silver pace

Hecla Mining Company July 13 reported that its Greens Creek Mine in Southeast Alaska produced 5.14 million ounces of silver and 25,377 oz of gold through the first half of 2021. This acco... — Updated 8/5/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    In-depth
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Once in a century opportunity for Alaska

From a world-class graphite deposit in the Northwest to rare earths on the Southeast Panhandle, Alaska has the potential to offer a sustainable and secure supply to meet the coming... — Updated 4/29/2021 Full story

 
Hecla Mining Company silver Greens Creek Alaska Q1 quarter output report

Greens Creek maintains 10M oz silver pace

Hecla Mining Company April 8 reported that its Greens Creek Mine produced 2.6 million ounces of silver and 13,266 oz of gold during the first three months of 2021. The Southeast Alaska... — Updated 4/29/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Red Dog Nana Fort Knox Kinross Gold Hecla Mining Alaska economy COVID-19 2020

Mining lifts Alaska economy during COVID

Mining and mineral exploration helped to bolster an Alaskan economy plagued by COVID-19 during 2020. According to a report prepared by the McKinley Research Group, a renowned... — Updated 3/25/2021 Full story

 
Greens Creek Hecla Mining Phillips Baker Jr. silver mine Southeast Alaska

Greens Creek hits 10.5M oz silver in 2020

Hecla Mining Company Jan. 13 reported that its Greens Creek Mine in Southeast Alaska produced 10.5 million ounces of silver in 2020, a 6% increase over the 9.9 million oz produced the... — Updated 1/22/2021

 
Mining Explorers 2020 Alaska Hecla Mining Company Greens Creek Phillips Baker Jr

Hecla slows exploration during pandemic

Continuing a tradition of growth, Hecla Mining Company entered 2020 with 37.08 million metric tons of proven and probable reserves averaging 212.2 million ounces of silver, 2 billion... — Updated 1/17/2021 Full story

 
Critical metal cobalt used in battery cells electric vehicles, renewable energy

Alaskan cobalt could supply EV demands

Whether it is the exponential growth in electric vehicles traveling global highways, the massive need for storing energy at solar and wind electrical generating facilities, or cutting the... — Updated 1/14/2021 Full story

 

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