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 By Shane Lasley    News
Northern Star Pogo donate $1.5 million medical PPE N95 masks to Alaska

Pogo owner donates $1.5M of PPE to Alaska

Northern Star Resources Ltd., owner of the Pogo gold mine, has donated more than US$1.5 million of medical personal protective equipment to communities throughout Alaska, with a focus on... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Calista shareholder Junior Polty Donlin Gold mine Yukon Kuskokwim Alaska

Drills are turning again at Donlin Gold

After a two-month suspension due to COVID-19, drills are once again turning at the Donlin Gold project in the Yukon-Kuskokwim region of Southwest Alaska. Donlin Gold LLC – a 50-50... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Power line electricians lift bucket sunset Pebble copper gold energy Alaska

Pebble wants to share affordable power

Nearing the end of the federal permitting process, Pebble Limited Partnership is now taking a harder look at how residents and businesses in the Bristol Bay region can benefit from... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Heatherdale Resources Niblack VMS copper gold zinc mine project Alaska

McLeod brings new vision to Heatherdale

After helping to foster what is shaping up to be a mining renaissance in his hometown of Stewart, British Columbia, Rob McLeod has bought a major stake in Heatherdale Resources Ltd. and... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Bristol Bay Alaska residents work at Pebble copper gold mine project dividend

Pebble rolls out Bristol Bay dividend

Pebble Partnership has announced the creation of the Pebble Performance Dividend to distribute a percentage of the revenue generated from the operation of a mine at Pebble to year-round... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Ucore Rare Metals rare earth elements REE from Bokan Dotson Ridge Alaska vials

Ucore transition includes top executive

After 13 years as the top executive at Ucore Rare Metals Inc., Jim McKenzie is stepping down from his role as president and CEO of the rare earth exploration and technology company to pur... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Niblack VMS copper gold silver zinc mine project Prince of Wales Island Alaska

McLeod to take the helm at Heatherdale

There are signs of renewed life for the Niblack copper-gold-zinc-silver project on Prince of Wales Island in Southeast Alaska. Heatherdale Resources Ltd., the company that owns Niblack,... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Cook Inlet deep water port Pebble copper gold mine Southwest Alaska

Army Corps prefers Pebble all-road route

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has determined that a road and pipelines around the north shore of Iliamna Lake is the most environmentally sound route to access the proposed Pebble... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Alaska placer gold miner at Race Family mine Fortymile Mining District

COVID guidance for Alaska placer miners

Alaska Department of Natural Resources has finalized COVID-19 guidance for placer gold miners planning to carry out operations on their claims in the state during the 2020 field season.... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
11.5 million ounce Money Knob gold deposit International Tower Hill Livengood

ITH advances Livengood as gold prices rise

After years of quietly and efficiently optimizing a plan for Livengood, International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. is now moving ahead with new pre-feasibility study for developing a mine at... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Alaska Native worker at Pebble copper gold mine project Bristol Bay

Pebble mine could bolster Alaska economy

Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. said its Pebble project could provide another source of jobs and revenue to an Alaska economy challenged by an interrelated combination of COVID-19 and low... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Graphite Creek drill core Alaska STAX lithium ion battery minerals project

STAX graphite goes beyond just batteries

In addition to a potential source for anode material in the lithium-ion batteries powering electric vehicles and storing renewable energy, the graphitic carbon contained in the enormous... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Gold pour Kinross Fort Knox mine Fairbanks Alaska

Fort Knox gold output rises amid COVID

COVID-19 has not affected gold output at Kinross Gold Corp.'s Fort Knox Mine but did contribute to higher production costs at the open-pit operation in Alaska during the first quarter of... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Alaska North Slope Prudhoe Bay oil rig pipeline crude price negative

Alaska's economy tipping toward mining

The price of oil and gold heading in opposite directions in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic could mark a tipping point that steers Alaska's economy on a new trajectory more rapidly... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Donlin Gold exploration mine development camp Calista region Alaska

Salvaging a lost year of Alaska exploration

2020 is shaping up to be the best year for Alaska's mineral exploration sector in a decade – that was the message delivered by North of 60 Mining News in January. Now, just four months... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble copper gold molybdenum mine permitting Bristol Bay Southwest Alaska

Judge tosses anti-Pebble suit against EPA

An attempt to legally force the U.S. Environmental Protection to keep a pre-emptive veto of the Pebble copper mine project active was thwarted in federal court on Friday. On April 17,... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Tectonic Metals gold exploration Seventymile Doyon land Interior Alaska

Doyon nabs major stake in Tectonic Metals

In an unprecedented deal that offers a bit of good news for gold exploration in Alaska, Doyon Ltd. has invested US$1.5 million (C$2.1 million) to acquire a 16.1% strategic ownership of Te... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Premier mill buildings Stewart BC Red Mountain underground gold silver mine

Premier Mine very robust at $1,400 gold

Ascot Resources Ltd.'s vision of bringing commercial gold and silver mining back to Stewart, British Columbia took a major step towards reality with the completion of a feasibility study... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Hecla Greens Creek silver mine workers 14 day Covid 19 quarantine

Added silver, protocols at Greens Creek

While the COVID-19 outbreak is unique in terms of the government and societal response, Hecla Mining Company has dealt with pandemics over its 129-year history and had a plan that was... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Gold bars from Kinross Fort Knox Mine Alaska employee positive COVID 19

Fort Knox miner positive for COVID-19

An employee at Kinross Gold Corp.'s Fort Knox gold mine near Fairbanks, Alaska has tested positive for COVID-19. Mine management was informed of the positive test on April 9 and informed... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Sunshine VMS Ambler Metals Upper Kobuk Mineral Project Northwest Alaska

Ambler Metals plans on 2020 exploration

Trilogy Metals Inc. April 8 said Ambler Metals LLC still plans to carry out the US$22.8 million program at the Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects in Northwest Alaska, but COVID-19-related... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Kinross Gold Fort Knox mine Alaska trucks and shovel COVID 19 distancing

Essential social distancing at Fort Knox

Kinross Gold Corp. April 1 continues to implement comprehensive and proactive measures to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, including the implementation of more than 140 best practice... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Fairbanks Senior Center Meals on Wheels coronavirus donations from mines

Fairbanks area mines look after seniors

Amidst the scramble to prepare for an imminent pandemic that is roiling mining and metals markets, the three large mines in Interior Alaska have taken the time to look after the members... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Coeur Mining Kensington underground gold mine Southeast Alaska

Aussie miner acquiring Kensington Mine?

Another Alaska gold mine could soon be owned and operated by an Australian mining company, according to a recent report in a highly regarded Aussie business, finance and investment news p... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Gold bar 4 millionth ounce gold pour at Northern Star's Pogo Mine Alaska

Pogo gold mine reaches 4 million ounces

Goodpaster Mining District, Alaska – At noon on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 a roughly 815-ounce gold bar containing the 4 millionth ounce of gold recovered from rich deposits at the Pogo... — Updated 9/26/2020 Full story

 

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