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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
Pebble copper gold silver molybdenum rhenium mine project Bristol Bay

Pebble Mine death grossly exaggerated

Much like Mark Twain, who quipped, "The report of my death was an exaggeration," when informed of his obituary in an American newspaper, Politico's report of the untimely demise of the... — Updated 9/4/2020 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

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Hardhat tools 39 million ounce Donlin Gold mine project Alaska

Donlin a valuable key asset for Barrick

Barrick Gold Corp. President and CEO Mark Bristow believes Donlin Gold is "a very valuable asset" that is both blessed and challenged by its location. "If you look at Donlin compared to s... — Updated 8/21/2020

 
 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

 
 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

 
 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

 
 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

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News
Large gem quality diamond Rio Tinto Dominion Diavik mine NWT

Pandemic curbs diamond mining, markets

Though world diamond markets remain closed after their shutdown this spring in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, diamond mining in Canada's North is showing signs of life. One mine,... — Updated 8/28/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Driller rig metallurgical sampling gold silver mine project Alaska

Revisiting the Illinois Creek gold mine

As the price of gold reaches historic highs and silver tops US$24 per ounce, Western Alaska Copper & Gold and Piek Exploration are investigating the potential of restarting... — Updated 8/28/2020

 
 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

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News
Gold Bars Eagle Gold Mine Dublin Gulch Yukon Territory

New mine, high prices spark gold fever

Ten years ago, Yukon Territory witnessed a minor stampede of mineral explorers, hoping to cash in on new gold discoveries in the White Gold District south of Dawson City. A decade later,... — Updated 8/27/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble Mine Alaska hosts world largest critical rhenium resource

Pebble hosts huge critical rhenium lode

Already known for its world-class copper, gold, molybdenum and silver endowment, the Pebble deposit in Southwest Alaska is also host to one of Earth's most significant accumulations of... — Updated 8/25/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Copter hovers near drill at Arctic mine project Ambler mining district

Financial robust Arctic Mine confirmed

A feasibility study for developing a mine at the world-class Arctic deposit in Alaska's Ambler Mining District details a financially robust operation that would produce 1.9 billion pounds... — Updated 8/22/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Workers backpack across Pebble copper gold mine project Alaska

Major milestone on long path for Pebble

The July 24 release of a final Environmental Impact Statement that details a mine at Pebble capable of extracting copper, gold, and other valuable metals from a world-class deposit in... — Updated 8/21/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
acid miner drainage Taku river BC Southeast Alaska Juneau

BC funds start of Tulsequah Mine clean-up

British Columbia has committed to invest up to C$1.575 million (US$1.2 million) for site preparation and studies to support early reclamation work at Tulsequah Chief, a historical mine... — Updated 8/21/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News

New standards raise tailings storage bar

The International Council on Mining and Minerals (ICMM) and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) have introduced standards for the safe management of new and existing mine... — Updated 8/21/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
President Trump White House talks about Pebble copper mine Alaska

Trump to hear both sides of Pebble Mine

President Trump is expecting to be briefed on the proposed Pebble Mine and on Wednesday told reporters that he will "listen to both sides" of the world-class copper-gold-molybdenum... — Updated 8/14/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Gold bars dore from commercial production at Eagle Mine record gold

Victoria debt falls as gold price surges

Strong gold prices and the smooth ramp up to commercial production at its Eagle Mine is allowing Victoria Gold Corp. to pay off the loans taken out to develop the Yukon operation quicker... — Updated 8/14/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Lady Justice court gavel Novagold sues JCap for short and distort mining scam

Novagold sues J Capital for short report

Novagold Resources Inc. is taking the offensive against J Capital Research USA LLC, a company that released a fallacious report on Novagold in what is being considered a... — Updated 8/6/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
President Trump administration announces NEPA reforms White House regulations

Trump rolls out sweeping NEPA reforms

In a move aimed at modernizing and streamlining the environmental review process for large-scale projects in the United States, the Trump administration has finalized sweeping reforms to... — Updated 8/6/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Helicopter drill rig Arctic zinc copper gold silver mine Ambler Alaska

Feds approve critical Alaska mining road

The U.S. Department of Interior issued two decisions that mark a major milestone along the path of permitting a road to the incredibly rich and strategically important Ambler Mining... — Updated 8/6/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Wind Solar renewable energy requires metals at Pebble Alaska

Pebble could be a vital US metal supplier

With the federal permitting process coming to a close, it is becoming increasingly likely that a mine developed at the world-class Pebble project in Southwest Alaska could become a signif... — Updated 8/6/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Truck at NANA Teck Resources Red Dog zinc mine northwest Alaska

COVID slows mineral plans in NANA region

The COVID-19 pandemic has led NANA Corp. and its mining partners, Teck Resources Ltd. and Ambler Metals LLC, to adjust their mineral exploration and mine development plans in order to... — Updated 7/24/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Brewery Creek gold mining heap leach Dawson City Yukon Canada Golden Predator

Accelerating plans for Brewery Creek Mine

With the price of an ounce of gold topping US$1,800, Golden Predator Mining Corp. is accelerating its plans to re-establish a gold mine at its Brewery Creek project in Canada's Yukon... — Updated 7/17/2020

 

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