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 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble copper gold silver rhenium mine permitting Alaska EPA Army Corps

Pebble urges due process by new EPA head

Pebble Limited Partnership is urging recently confirmed U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Regan to support a full and fair permitting process for the Pebble mine... — Updated 4/22/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News 
Donlin Gold Mine Earthjustice certificate of reasonable assurances DEC denied

Judge opines on Donlin water certificate

Administrative Law Judge Kent Sullivan from the Alaska Office of Administrative Hearings has proposed that there is no "reasonable assurance" that the Donlin Gold Mine in western Alaska w... — Updated 4/22/2021 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News 
Trilogy Metals Ambler Mining District map Alaska Industrial Development

Ambler Road takes a step toward reality

With a $13 million budget for predevelopment activities during 2021, a proposed road to the enormously metal-rich Ambler Mining District in Northwest Alaska takes another step closer to... — Updated 4/19/2021 Full story

 
 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 4/15/2021 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Fort Knox Fairbanks Alaska Kinross Gold Gil-Sourdough satellite deposit mill

Gil to deliver gold to Kinross Alaska mill

Kinross Gold Corp. has found another source of higher-grade ore to feed the mill at Fort Knox, this time within the bounds of the company's own property about 20 miles north of... — Updated 4/9/2021 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Novagold Resources Barrick Gold world class Donlin project Alaska

Donlin drilling exceeds high expectations

With the final assay results now in, Donlin Gold LLC partners Barrick Gold Corp. and Novagold Resources Inc.'s 2020 drill program exceeded the high geological bar set for their... — Updated 4/9/2021 Full story

 
 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

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble Mine Partnership U.S. Army Corps of Engineers appeal Bristol Bay Alaska

Pebble assails Corps economic findings

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers does not subscribe to the idea that it is better for the residents of the Bristol Bay region of Southwest Alaska to have worked and lost than never to... — Updated 3/25/2021 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Donlin Gold Mine Project TKC Calista advisory committee DATROP COVID-19

Donlin Gold seeks local subsistence input

Donlin Gold LLC, Calista Corp. and The Kuskokwim Corporation are seeking the perspectives and local knowledge of people living in the Yukon-Kuskokwim region when it comes to subsistence... — Updated 3/18/2021 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble Limited Partnership Alaska FEIS USACE ROD John Shively U.S. Army Corps

Pebble appeals Army Corps rushed decision

Pebble Limited Partnership says the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' negative record of decision for Pebble is contrary to law, unprecedented in Alaska, and inconsistent with the agency's... — Updated 2/25/2021

 
 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

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Ambler Metals LLC Trilogy Metals Inc. South32 Ltd. Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects

Ambler Road granted 50-year right-of-way

U.S. Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, and the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority have signed documents that provide a 50-year right-of-way across federal... — Updated 2/18/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble Limited Parternship U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mike Dunleavy appeal

Alaska to appeal Corps' Pebble decision

Alaska officials say the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers neglected to follow its own guidance when setting mitigations measures for Pebble and the state is appealing Army Corps' decision to... — Updated 2/18/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Donlin Gold LLC Greg Lang COVID-19 Novagold Resources Calista TKC Mark Bristow

Rewarding gold assays, no COVID at Donlin

While 103.9-meter drill intercepts averaging 6.1 grams per metric ton gold continues to demonstrate the robustness of mineralization at Donlin Gold, completing a 23,400-meter drill... — Updated 1/28/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Ucore Rare Metals Inc Innovation Metals Corp REE AIDEA SMC Ketchikan Alaska2023

Ucore strengthens support for Alaska SMC

The Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority unanimously passed a resolution authorizing the formalization of a preliminary due-diligence process for a potential US$3 million to... — Updated 1/28/2021 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Kenorland Minerals TSX-V Tanacross Zach Flood Northway Resources Corp

Kenorland now trading on TSX-V Exchange

Kenorland Minerals Ltd., which has been exploring the Tanacross porphyry copper-gold project in eastern Alaska as a private company for several years, is now a publicly listed company... — Updated 1/14/2021

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Kinross Gold Corp. Peak Gold LLC Cantango ORE Inc. Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse

Peak Gold JV to invest $18M during 2021

Peak Gold LLC, a joint venture between Kinross Gold Corp. (70%) and Contango ORE Inc. (30%), have agreed to invest US$18 million during 2021 to carry out the work needed to complete a... — Updated 12/17/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble Limited Partnership Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. Pebble Mine

Pebble to appeal Corps' permit decision

Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. says the US Army Corps of Engineers' rejection of the compensatory mitigation plan submitted for the Pebble Mine project in Southwest Alaska is unlawful,... — Updated 12/17/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Alaska Lisa Murkowski ANWR Roadless Rule President Biden BLM

Senator sees interesting times for Alaska

With it becoming increasingly apparent that Joe Biden will be confirmed as the 46th President of the United States, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski believes the coming years will be... — Updated 12/11/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Tracked ATV Nova Minerals Ruen Drilling winter exploration Korbel gold Alaska

Most important hole drilled at Estelle

As Americans were preparing for the most unusual Thanksgiving holiday in memory, Australia-based Nova Minerals Ltd. announced results from the "most important" hole drilled to date at Est... — Updated 12/10/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble Partnership Mine rod Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. Ron Thiessen

Pebble vows to appeal mine permit denial

Contending that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' decision to deny the major federal permit needed to develop the proposed Pebble Mine in Alaska goes against the record established... — Updated 12/10/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble Limited Partnership Bristol Bay Lisa Murkowski John Shively USACE

Army Corps denies permit for Pebble Mine

In a major setback for building a mine at the largest undeveloped deposit of copper, gold, and rhenium known to exist on Earth, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has denied federal... — Updated 12/4/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Western Alaska Copper & Gold Company Illinois Creek Honker

Illinois Creek mine owner going public

As a private company, Western Alaska Copper & Gold Company has done a great job steadily advancing the multiple precious and base metals deposits and targets across its 34,000-acre Il... — Updated 12/3/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble copper mine permitting Alaska mitigation plan drilling

Pebble submits final piece for fed permit

Pebble Limited Partnership has submitted a compensatory mitigation plan for Pebble, which is the final piece needed for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to finalize a record of decision... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Trilogy Metals Inc. Ambler Metals LLC Arctic deposit Ambler Mining District

Ambler Metals plans $27M 2021 program

Ambler Metals LLC plans to invest US$27 million to advance the Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects in Northwest Alaska during 2021. The budget and program approved by equal partners in Ambler... — Updated 11/25/2020

 

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