Lucky Shot Mine and the Willow Creek Plutons
March 2007 by Ron WendtOnce a thriving mining community, the town of Lucky Shot, Alaska, also known as Kellyville, is nowhere to be found today. Buildings were either hauled away or burned. The snow loads of the Talkeetna Mountains crushed some of...
Legislative and Regulatory Update
• Karuk Tribe case over, for now
• Fundraising continues
Gold In The Midwest—Part III: Iowa, Missouri, and Kansas
In this continuation of the Midwest gold series we are going to take a look at the states of Iowa, Missouri, and Kansas, look at possible locations within these states to find gold and talk about areas where gold has been found in the past.
Gold in Washington
The state of Washington, the smallest, in area, of the western states, is dominated by the north-trending Cascade Range. The highest peak in the Cascades, Mt. Rainier, reaches an elevation of 14,411 feet.
From Spanish Mine to Modern-Day Exploration: The Historic Gold-Silver Camp of Palmarejo
Palmarejo Silver & Gold Corp., based in Longueuil, Quebec, is a gold-silver exploration company reexploring a former Spanish silver district in far southwestern Chihuahua.
California Destroys Another Prospecting Business
His small business managed to pump millions of dollars over the years into the California economy.
IMF Reconsidering Gold Sales to Finance Debt
The International Monetary Fund is reconsidering selling some of its gold reserves to help finance a Western debt-relief plan for some of the world's most debt-burdened countries, a top IMF official said.
Prospecting for Copper—What to Look for on the Outcrop
For the prospector, knowing what oxidized hydrothermal alteration looks like in the field is an important exploration tool.
The Bawl Mill • Ask the Experts — What are Washington state prospecting regulations? • Ask The Experts — Could you please write an article explaining core samples? • Ask The Experts — Please tell me more about the Tullock II rule. • Prospecting on Pickering Bar • Persistence Pays off for Cusac Gold Mines • Internet Posting Fuels Gold Rush in Brazilian Town • Mining Stocks—Things to Consider Before You Invest • North Idaho Mine to Open Again in 2008 • Working Life of Troy Mine Could Be Extended • Sampling Mineral Deposits • In Pursuit of Gold and Silver in the Sierra Madres—Purchasing Land in Mexico • Swiss Mining Company Demands Compensation From Bolivia • Canadian Mint to Unveil $1 Million Coin • Woman Gets 90 Months in Mining Fraud Case • Looking Back • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices