August Hearing Set for Crandon Mine
August 2000 by Associated PressThe fight over an agreement a northern Wisconsin town passed almost four years ago that endorsed a proposed underground zinc and copper mine near Crandon goes before a Dane County judge next month.
Most fire assayers are trained to observe the cupelled beads very carefully, noting any discoloring or surface roughness that might indicate that one or more of the platinum group metals (PGMs) are present. The “clues and tests” I have included in this article stem from several sources, including my 35 years of experience performing torch assays...
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Ceremonies for the induction of six pioneers of the American mining industry into the National Mining Hall of Fame will be held on Saturday, September 13, at the Museum Convention Center in Leadville.
Since 1986, I have spent the summer months camped out on a river, looking for gold. The summer of 2000 was no exception.
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• Would Mother approve?
• SB 637
• Public land users cry "fowl"
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