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China domination makes tungsten critical

Extremely hard and with the highest melting point of all the elements on the periodic table, tungsten is vital to a broad spectrum of commercial and military applications, yet there are... — Updated 11/15/2019 Full story

 

Goodpaster – Gold is where you find it

The Goodpaster Mining District in Interior Alaska adds credence to the sourdough mining adage "gold is where you find it." Unlike the 8.3 million ounces of placer gold recovered from the... — Updated 10/31/2019 Full story

 

Klondike hits bonanza gold above Eldorado

Klondike Gold Corp. continues to tap veins of high-grade gold on its Klondike District property, a 576-square-kilometer (222 square miles) land package that covers the hills above the... — Updated 10/30/2019

 

Mineral riches lure explorers to Yukon

Though mineral exploration in Yukon Territory this year lagged the pace seen in 2018, mine development projects advanced at a steady clip in 2019, while several past-producing mines moved... — Updated 10/29/2019 Full story

 

A Tectonic shift for gold exploration

Emerging on Alaska's exploration scene in 2018, Tectonic Metals Inc. is a new junior mining company that applies a business-first strategy to managing the risks inherent to advancing... — Updated 10/23/2019 Full story

 
Northern Mining history Atlin Gold Rush British Columbia BC Juneau

Hidden Atlin draws Klondike crowd south

By 1898, the Klondike Gold Rush was beginning to wane and many of the roughly 100,000 people that trekked to the Yukon were seeking new regions to make their golden fortunes - moving in... — Updated 9/26/2019 Full story

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Mineral exploration slows in the Yukon

Yukon Territory, a mineral exploration frontrunner in Canada's North, is witnessing a significant slowdown in 2019. As a result, growth in Yukon's economy is expected to slow this year... — Updated 9/26/2019

 

Klondike Gold raises cash to test Nugget

Klondike Gold Corp. Sept. 3 reported that following the success so far of drilling at its Klondike District property, the company has raised C$770,000 to extend the program into October.... — Updated 9/13/2019

 
High grade gold exploration drilling Klondike area Dawson City Yukon

Bonanza gold above Eldorado Creek, Yukon

Klondike Gold Corp. Aug. 6 reported a bonanza grade gold and silver intercept from this summer's drilling at Nugget Zone on the company's 576-square-kilometer (217 square miles) Klondike... — Updated 8/16/2019 Full story

 
Alaska Canada mining history Nome Gold Rush

Dust on the beach at Nome creates Rush

Alaska, the Last Frontier, it is home to some of the most influential pioneering and mining discoveries in history. A rich wilderness still rife with unexplored and untapped potential.... — Updated 7/19/2019 Full story

 
Alaska Yukon Klondike Fortymile Circle Gold Rush mining district history

Before the Klondike there was Forty Mile

There are many mine sites, towns and claims that invoke familiarity and prestige in the minds of present-day prospectors, but probably none as famous as the Klondike. Klondike, and the... — Updated 5/30/2019 Full story

 

Klondike resumes search for Eldorado lode

Klondike Gold Corp. May 16 announced the start of a C$2 million exploration program on its Klondike District property, 563-square-kilometer (217 square miles) land package that covers... — Updated 5/24/2019 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Kaminak Gold executives Eira Thomas, Rob Carpenter, Tony Reda, Curt Freeman

Tectonic has big 2019 plans for Alaska

Tectonic Metals Inc. plans to leverage Alaska's underexplored gold potential to create "the number one mineral exploration company in the world." While this is a lofty goal, Tectonic Meta... — Updated 5/24/2019 Full story

 
Glory to ghost; the 25-year NWT zinc town

Glory to ghost; the 25-year NWT zinc town

Like many single-industry towns, once the well dries up, people seek greener pastures. However, the residents of a place many probably have never even heard of hold on to the remnants of... — Updated 5/10/2019 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    In-depth

Doyon's vast Tintina Gold Belt potential

With 12.5 million acres of land spanning Alaska's Interior, Doyon Ltd. is the largest private landholder in the state and one of the largest in the nation. For mining and mineral... — Updated 4/26/2019 Full story

 
Stewart is now once again showing itself as a most ideal location for mining

Deep roots beget renaissance for Stewart

Northern British Columbia is known for its remote and rugged towns and few places can match that description as well as Stewart, a community at the southern tip of the province's famed... — Updated 4/5/2019 Full story

 
Mining Explorers 2018 Yukon mining and mineral exploration

Explorers seek big finds in north country

More than three dozen explorers chased lucrative mineral deposits in Yukon Territory in 2017 and most of these junior and senior companies returned to the northern jurisdiction this year... — Updated 3/1/2019 Full story

 
Lode gold exploration drilling near Eldorado Bonanza Creeks Yukon

Klondike Gold nearly doubles Lone Star

Klondike Gold Corp. Dec. 10 reported that its latest batch of drill results have expanded the Lone Star zone on the company's wholly owned Klondike District gold property, a... — Updated 12/28/2018 Full story

 
Alaska's Fortymile placer gold mining district near Klondike district Yukon

Alaska claims ownership of Fortymile lands

The state of Alaska Nov. 8 filed a lawsuit against the United States Bureau of Land Management, asserting ownership of the submerged lands beneath the Middle Fork and North Fork of the Fo... — Updated 12/14/2018

 
High-grade 3 Aces Sprogge gold project southestern Yukon

ME2018: Golden Predator Mining Corp.

Golden Predator Mining Corp. kicked off 2018 with results from 43 "grade control" holes drilled at its 3 Aces project in southeast Yukon, including the highest-grade gold intersection... — Updated 11/30/2018 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Tectonic Metals gold Alaska Eira Thomas Tony Reda Rob Carpenter

Kaminak 2.0 explores Alaska gold potential

Members of the Kaminak Gold Corp. executive team have reunited to form Tectonic Metals Corp., a private exploration company that has acquired three overlooked gold exploration properties... — Updated 11/23/2018 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Tanacross quadrangle western Yukon claim staking map Oreo Mountain

Majors quietly move into eastern Alaska

While claim staking and mineral exploration has rocketed in Yukon's famed White Gold and Klondike districts, this prolific action nearly comes to a halt at the territory's western border... — Updated 11/2/2018 Full story

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News
Yukon gold exploration drilling Shawn Ryan GroundTruth Exploration Dawson

White Gold fever grips explorer in 2018

It's clear by now that famed prospector Shawn Ryan has the Midas Touch when it comes to making significant mineral discoveries in the White Gold District of west-central Yukon Territory.... — Updated 11/2/2018 Full story

 
Klondike Gold District exploration map, Bonanza Eldorado creeks Yukon

ME2018: Klondike Gold Corp.

Klondike Gold Corp. is exploring the hills above the legendary Yukon creeks that have produced more than 20 million ounces of placer gold since the stampede to the Klondike in 1898. The... — Updated 10/26/2018 Full story

 
Children's Book Alaska gold panning Felix Pedro Matthew Lasley Pedro's Pan

Tale highlights state's golden past

"Pedro's Pan," a children's book subtitled, "A Gold Rush Story," was written by Matthew Lasley and illustrated by Jacob Souva. An engaging 32-page tale, it is a rare gem – a small... — Updated 9/28/2018 Full story

 

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