Partners break ground on Alaska gold mine
Tetlin Village, Contango, Kinross celebrate Manh Choh start; local businesses benefit from added crossroads town traffic North of 60 Mining News – September 1, 2023
Last updated 9/14/2023 at 6pm
TOK, ALASKA – An Aug. 29 groundbreaking ceremony at Manh Choh marked the official opening of Alaska's newest gold mine. But even before tribal, corporate, and state leaders tossed the symbolic golden shovels of dirt celebrating the start of Manh Choh, the Alaskan crossroads town of Tok about 15 miles to the northwest was already bustling from the added business this mine brings.
As the first...