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 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble Tapes Pebble Partnership CEO Tom Collier resigns

Pebble Tapes lead to Collier resignation

A pitch to deep-pocketed investors about the potential to develop a world-class mine at the Pebble copper project in Alaska turned out to be a clandestinely videotaped sting operation... — Updated 10/8/2020 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 10/8/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Saracen Northern Star merger creates top ten major gold producer

Northern Star rising to Top-10 gold miner

Pogo Mine owner Northern Star Resources Ltd. continues its growth with the proposed merger with fellow Australian gold miner Saracen Mineral Holdings Ltd. In an all-shares deal announced... — Updated 10/7/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Peak Gold partnership Tetlin Kinross Contango ORE Alaska

Kinross cuts deal for Alaskan Peak Gold

Kinross Gold Corp. has agreed to pay US$93.7 million to buy a 70% stake in the Peak Gold project near the crossroads town of Tok in eastern Alaska, an acquisition slated to deliver... — Updated 10/2/2020 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 9/26/2020 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 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News 
Gold mining haul truck during Gilmore project ribbon cutting Fort Knox

Golden decade coming to Fort Knox Mine

A look at Kinross Gold Corp.'s newly optimized strategy for Fort Knox indicates that the iconic mine about 20 miles north of Fairbanks, Alaska will be producing upwards of 400,000 ounces... — Updated 10/23/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Ucore rare earth element salts SMC Alaska test tubes separation

Ucore ships Bokan REE sample for testing

Ucore Rare Metals Inc., which has set a plan in motion to begin producing rare earth elements in Alaska by 2023, has shipped more than 1.5 metric tons of material from its Bokan Mountain... — Updated 10/22/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Periodic table of elements critical minerals metals niobium platinum

Earth MRI funds critical Alaska projects

The U.S. Geological Survey and Association of American State Geologists have approved $1.1 million of funding for mapping and geological surveys aimed at gaining a better understanding... — Updated 10/15/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Critical lithium ion battery metal mineral graphite creek nome Alaska

Graphite One hails Trump emergency order

Graphite One Inc. Oct. 1 said President Donald Trump's declaration that the United States' heavy reliance on foreign nations for critical minerals is a national emergency highlights the... — Updated 10/1/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Doyon geologist and shareholder core boxes mineral exploration

Doyon fosters golden Alaska partnerships

Doyon Ltd. is seeing a resurgence of mineral exploration on its lands across Interior Alaska, especially on gold properties held by the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act regional... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Kinross Fort Knox gold mine Gilmore expansion Fairbanks Alaska

Kinross accelerates Gilmore gold output

With the price of gold at the threshold of US$2,000 per ounce and expected to climb higher, Kinross Gold Corp. plans to increase its global gold production by 20% over the next three... — Updated 9/26/2020 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 9/26/2020

 
 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

 
 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 9/26/2020 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 9/26/2020

 
 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 9/26/2020

 
 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 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 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 9/26/2020 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 9/26/2020

 
 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 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 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 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 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 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Diamond Port Cook Inlet logistics for Pebble copper gold mine southwest Alaska

Pebble inks transportation pact with APC

Taking another step along the path of establishing a mine at its world-class copper-gold- molybdenum-silver deposit in Southwest Alaska, Pebble Limited Partnership signed a memorandum of... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 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 9/26/2020

 

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