Heliostar strikes gold below Sitka Mine
Drill encounters gold mineralization below historic workings North of 60 Mining News – March 5, 2021
Last updated 3/11/2021 at 5:34pm
Heliostar Metals Ltd. March 1 announced that its 2020 drilling tapped gold mineralization between the historic Apollo-Sitka Mine on its Unga project in Southwest Alaska.
Alaska's first hardrock gold mines, Apollo and Sitka produced roughly 150,000 oz of gold from high-grade epithermal veins from 1886 until around 1922, when the high-grade gold ore transitioned to more base metals-dominant miner...