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Mine Reopening Could Revive Region

Cominco American Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Vancouver, British Columbia-based Cominco Ltd., is seeking regulatory approval to reopen the mine in early 2002.

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Over The Divide: Kenneth Leon Harn


Never Take Safety for Granted


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Care and Lubrication of a Model 13 Laboratory Wilfley Table


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MMAC & PLP Update


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Common Operations—Small-Scale Mining and Sharing the "Take"


The “Forty-niners,” known as “Argonauts,” separated the loose gold known as “wet diggin’s” from the river gravels using a wash pan. The pan was made of tin or iron and had a flat bottom and sloping sides.

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