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State must diversify for jobs: Mining can play an important role in the future of Alaska

...million in payments to Alaska Native corporations, mostly from the Red Dog Mine. Roughly 60 percent of the payments to NANA Corp. from the Red Dog Mine are shared with the other 11 regional corporations that, in turn, are shared with village corporations...
Not really as good as gold: Mining industry must pay fair share for what it takes from Alaska

...well over $1 per pound. This explains why Teck Cominco was able to pay almost double its 2005 the royalty payments to NANA Corp., and why you see a jump in state mining license and income taxes. Not all jobs are being filled by Alaskans. NANA...
Gov's Roads to Resources project still in the slow lane

...areas in Ambler with scoping being the first job. At the access road to the Ambler mining district where NovaCopper and NANA Corp. have partnered to develop. Thomas said that while this venture shows great promise, the same concerns are present...

...for lieutenant governor Arrival of winter slows pipeline spill cleanup Coast Guard investigates Unalaska spill NANA Corp. president to retire Alaskaland gets new name Caribou numbers added to Fortymile winter hunt quota Conservationists...
Reader gives opinion on ballot measures

...Alaska is plain hogwash. Recently, I heard a superlative "talking dog" (military term), a spokeswoman from the NANA Corp., tout the Red Dog Mine near Kotzebue. She mentioned jobs and the mine's clean surroundings. She did not mention...


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