Nebraska Couple Finds Big Nugget in Arizona
June 2001 by Associated PressFriends of Don and Marlene Doran often tease them about their hobby of searching for unique rocks. Now they are the ones laughing.
Governor Brian Schweitzer is calling on the Obama administration to force General Motors to honor its contract with a Montana mining company instead of going overseas to buy the precious metals used to control vehicle pollution.
Q: Would a mining company be interested in this area for just the magnetite?
Gold mining is garnering national attention as the economy slows and more Americans look for a way to make ends meet.
A recent hearing on federal plans to unlock oil shale reserves in the Intermountain West was packed by small-time speculators, some of whom questioned whether today’s technology would let them squeeze oil out of rock profitably.
In 2003, I initiated field reconnaissance of an opal deposit at Cedar Rim in central Wyoming and was amazed at the size of this undocumented deposit located right in the middle of an oil and gas field...
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