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Keno Hill exploration, development slows

Alexco scales back programs until COVID-19 crisis subsides

Series: COVID-19 coverage | Story 21

Last updated 4/3/2020 at 7:10am

Alexco scales back Keno Silver underground development exploration Covid 19

Alexco Resource Corp.

Given the ongoing uncertainty and health concerns related to COVID-19, Alexco Resources has suspended underground mine development activities at its Keno Hill Silver District project in the Yukon.

Alexco Resource Corp. March 30 reported a slowing of mine development and exploration activities at its Keno Hill Silver District due to the uncertainty and unpredictable impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

To protect the health and safety of its employees, contractors and Yukon communities near the Keno Hill project, Alexco has implemented a COVID-19 response and management plan that follows ter...

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