September 2007 by StaffExcerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Pending legislation requiring the government to mint a $20 coin with palladium mined domestically would put Montana front and center.
• US District Court rules against Oregon miners
• Bill to halt sage grouse management plans introduced.
Q: In the November 2006 issue, you published an article “Bill to address RS 2477” regarding rights-of-way across public lands (HR 6298, introduced by Representative Steven Pearce of New Mexico). Will you please provide me with some information about how this panned out?
• California suction gold dredging update
• Governor opposed to Arizona lands withdrawal
• BLM locks up lands in Nevada
Q: Would a mining company be interested in this area for just the magnetite?
My hunch was that the gold is coming down the apron, falling off to both sides and into both gulches. I say that because the gold we found previously has the same characteristics and color across the entire area.
• Prison inmate has a change of heart...
• Go on, take the money and run...
• Pampered politicians at work...
• If you can't find it, can you deduct it?
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