Dawson City and the World Gold Panning Championships
November 2007 by Don RobinsonEach year the World Gold Panning Association (WGPA) holds a world championship in one of the twenty countries that are members. The decision as to where to hold each championship involves many factors...
Thom Calandra, well known for promoting mining companies and precious metals through CBSMarketWatch.com for the past several years, will pay over $540,000 to settle charges he used his investment newsletter to profit from stocks that he owned.
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When I got back to my patch, every signal was a nugget, and I was burning up with the gold fever.
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