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Donlin Gold project has peninsula implications

...the Kenai Peninsula, as a proposed pipeline would transport natural gas from the Cook Inlet to the site. The Donlin Gold mining project is located in Alaska's Yukon Kuskokwim region, approximately 10 miles from the village of Crooked Creek...
Mike Andrew Truesdell

...his three sons, Rambul, Rocky and Ben; and their mother Sinde. Mike enjoyed commercial fishing, dog mushing, gold mining and living at summer fish camps in the interior. Later in life he would snowboard at Tahoe, California, and loved...
William Krager

...happily married to Jo Krager and enjoyed a life together which included big game hunting, commercial and sports fishing, gold mining, producing pure maple syrup and real estate investing. Bill was also an Alaskan Bush pilot and enjoyed his planes...
Homer writer publishes 28th book

...after Doris Tobin Bordine, the daughter of the magazine's former editor, Emery Tobin, sent Blomquist's story of gold mining on to him. Locals will appreciate "My 1916 Whaling Cruise," a story by Ted Pedersen, one of Homer's original...
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Life without fishing

...mosquitoes.For most of the seven-mile ride, we were beside the East Fork of Six Mile Creek. This area has a history of gold-mining activity, and we saw signs of it along the way. Six Mile Creek is also famous for its exciting Class IV and Class...
Students participate in Human Rights Summit

...and killing, they should be tortured and killed," he said. Uei said he was also moved by a presentation on artisan gold mining in Africa, which showed children being used in mining operations. "I thought it was just like oil rigs that we have...
Lester Wayne McCoy in Nikiski he worked for the Unocal Fertilizer Plant for many years. Lester loved hunting, camping, fishing, gold mining and reloading. Lester was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Wyman and Louise Custavia McCoy. He is survived...
Raymond Deitz

...Kachemak Bay in 1922 after marrying Gladys Cooper, of Ninilchik. Gladys Cooper's father was Joseph Cooper, who started gold mining in what we now call Cooper Landing. The Cooper's were known as one of the first family's of Ninilchik.While growing...
Winning combination: Arctic Winter Games and Kenai Peninsula

...corner of the state. The peninsula is rich in history -- its Native heritage, the influence of the Russians, its gold-mining days, the influx of homesteaders, its fishing traditions all combine to make the peninsula one of the state's most...
Edvin's legend

...detailed the start of Edvin's journey. He wrote home that he had left San Francisco to try his luck in the Alaskan gold mining industry and was awaiting a steamer to take him further north."Since the Americans went there they have found gold...


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