Governor Tells Industry He Will Consider Tax Cuts
March 1999 by Associated PressGov. Bill Owens announced to members of the mining industry that he would consider a proposal that provides significant tax reductions for mining companies.
Most ore bodies generate a voltage, giving the prospector another valuable method of tracing and locating these hidden minerals. With the Oretron, one can sense and measure these voltages along the ground surface...
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It is not just a few small-scale prospectors who use a home office. An increasing number of miners, prospectors, and mining-related business owners are operating at least a portion of their business from a home office.
Many observers have questioned why the precious metals have not enjoyed strong rallies despite a growing number of positive indicators.
When others saw piles of waste rock at the former LTV Steel Mining property, Brad Gerlach saw opportunity.
It was July. The cool mountain air filtered the harsh Wyoming sun making the day fairly pleasant. Winter had finally receded, but an occasional drift hid in the shadows of the forest. I drove into the heart of the Medicine Bow National Forest...
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