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Murkowski vows to work to elect Republican senator

...he said Begich helped secure permits that Shell needed for Arctic drilling; pushed the administration for permits at Greens Creek, Red Dog and other mines; successfully fought against mail rate increases on rural Alaska; and has been part of the...
Northern Dynasty vows to press on at Pebble

...successful water treatment management including the Fort Knox Mine near Fairbanks, Red Dog Mine north of Kotzebue and the Greens Creek Mine near Juneau.Despite the world mining industry's current problems, Thiessen is optimistic about Pebble. He...
Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...In another development, the Greens Creek Mine in Southeast Alaska secured...added to the mine, she said.Greens Creek is an underground silver mine on...also, and has a huge fuel bill. Greens Creek has the benefit of being able to...
Blumer: LNG project would boost Alaska job market

...placement for veterans and people leaving Alaska's prison system.Partnerships with privately owned operations like the Greens Creek and Kensington mines allows the department to reach the most people, she said."But our biggest partner is you...
Industry: Mining increases economic clout

...public affairs manager for Hecla Mining at the Hecla/Greens Creek Mine near Juneau. Planz led a group of mining industry...mines live in Juneau and commute to work by crew boat. Greens Creek, a multi-metal underground mine, is on Admiralty...
Congress approves electrical intertie for Southeast Alaska

...Hydroelectric projects serving Ketchikan, Wrangell and Petersburg are the first to be connected. Kake, Hoonah, the Greens Creek mine west of Juneau and other communities are slated for connection later in the process.
A Classic performance

...Larson-Blair, Carlene Miller and Simeon Smith. Awards also were presented to Clayton Walker, general manager of Greens Creek Mining Company, for accumulating the most points for fish caught; Sue Zager of Chevron won the "Queen of the Kenai...
Warming may help Southeast produce power

...can sell extra power beyond what is needed by residents. It has what are known as "interruptible" customers in the Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty Island, or with cruise ships docking downtown. "It's nice to have that mine load and I'd like...
2010 not a bad year in Alaska

...process, which included substantial litigation. The Greens Creek Mine near Juneau and the Red Dog Mine north of Kotzebue had good years. Both are mainly zinc mines, although Greens Creek produces other metals, including silver, and Red Dog...
Looking forward: 2011 economy in limbo mines include the Fort Knox mine near Fairbanks, the Pogo mine near Delta, and Kensington north of Juneau. The Greens Creek mine near Juneau produces some gold and silver in its multi-metal ore, but zinc is also an important product for...


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