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Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...of Alaska's producing mines, the Fort Knox Mine near Fairbanks, achieved...The Kensington gold mine near Juneau is powered...hydro power, but the mine must switch to diesel...less power.Meanwhile, mines continue to be good taxpayers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-16/exploration-off-38-producing-mines-s
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Withrow signs with South Dakota School of Mines

Soldotna senior Evan Withrow has signed to play basketball with the South Dakota School of Mines. "Growing up as a coach's kid, Evan loves to be in the gym and has a great understanding of the game," Hardrocker head coach...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2012-01-12/withrow-signs-with-south-dakota-sc
Sports
Pebble mine battle moves to Capitol Hill

...said.He described the mines the EPA drafted as "fantasy mine plans." Shively added...requirements for an acceptable mine in Bristol Bay are for...The EPA) designs mines that fail; we're going to design a mine that succeeds," he said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-15/pebble-mine-battle-moves-to-capitol-
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Judge hears motion to dismiss suit over proposed Pebble Mine

...cahoots with opponents of a proposed Alaska mine can proceed.U.S. District Judge H...development of the massive gold-and-copper mine near the headwaters of a premier salmon...restrict or prohibit development of the mine to protect the fishery.Pebble backers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-28/judge-hears-motion-to-dismiss-suit-o
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On the Gold King Mine spill

...pouring from the Gold King Mine north of Silverton on...in the long-collapsed mine portal for years. Now...pollution. A network of mines crisscross the mountains...unpredictability of the mines' drainage and the vastness...all that flows from the mine-rich region above Silverton...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-12/on-the-gold-king-mine-spill
Opinion
State's only coal mine to halt exports for remainder of year

...Alaska (AP) - Alaska's only working coal mine plans to halt exports for the rest of the...Railroad, will maintain a small crew at the mine through the remainder of the winter into...implemented a tax on imported coal and a mine opened in Chile, which had been the company's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-27/states-only-coal-mine-to-halt-export
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Judge: Parts of lawsuit vs. EPA over Pebble Mine can proceed

...Protection Agency by the group behind the Pebble Mine project to proceed.In its lawsuit, Pebble...establishing and working with groups of mine critics that essentially acted as advisory...that the EPA established certain anti-mine "committees."But Holland said allegations...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-04/judge-parts-of-lawsuit-vs-epa-over-p
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Land managers work to finish mine cleanup feasibility study

...BETHEL, Alaska (AP) - A feasibility study is being finalized for a multimillion-dollar clean up at the Red Devil mercury mine in the middle Kuskokwim River area. Mercury, arsenic and antimony have been leaking into the Kuskokwim River for years from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-04/land-managers-work-to-finish-mine-cl
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BC, Alaska to draft memorandum for mine processes

...memorandum of understanding regarding mines proposed for and located in...BC Minister of Energy and Mines William "Bill" Bennett and...concerns about each stage of a mine in a transboundary watershed...dam brach at the Mount Polley Mine in August 2014 that sent billions...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-27/bc-alaska-to-draft-memorandum-for-mi
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Experts share concerns over effects from mines

...impact the Chuitna coal mine and the Pebble mine would have on surrounding...people who were against the mines attended, still others...information on the Pebble Mine is made public and voiced...the Pebble and Chuitna mines are a necessity. George...

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