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Fort Knox mine owner links up for Ontario project

FAIRBANKS (AP) -- The owner of the Fort Knox gold mine north of Fairbanks has agreed to combine operations with another company in the Porcupine district of Ontario, Canada. Kinross...
Industry: Mining increases economic clout, and employs 300. Lorna Shaw, public affairs manager for Kinross Gold in Fairbanks, said her company's Fort Knox gold mine near Fairbanks, employs more than 500. Kinross employees live in Fairbanks and can drive to work every day, she...
AIDEA looks for operator of Healy coal plant

...he said AIDEA must find both a company to operate the plant and entities to buy the power. McMillan cited the Fort Knox Gold Mine, nearby military bases and the missile defense project at Fort Greely as potential buyers.
Draw your own conclusions on mine

...Tom Irwin, who is the head of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, was formerly general manager of the Fort Knox gold mine, and Larry Hartig, who is commissioner of the Department of Environmental Conservation, was formerly a lawyer...
Alaska's economy expected to muddle along in 2012

...If the project moves to development it would be a large surface mine similar.,, and possibly larger, than the Fort Knox gold mine northeast of Fairbanks, which is now producing. Power supply is important to International Tower Hills also, and...
2009 in review: State's economy downshifting

...industry is mining, Fried said. The new Kensington gold mine near Juneau is in the final stages of construction, the Fort Knox gold mine near Fairbanks is expanding, the Usibelli coal mine in Healy is mining and exporting record amounts of coal, and...


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