Newmont Steps Up For Laid Off Workers
October 2008 by Associated PressNewmont Mining Corp. covered the final uncashed paychecks of workers who were laid off in August from the Jerritt Canyon Mine by another mining outfit.
• Biden’s incoming administration has green agenda
• Habitat definition finalized
Just as we were sitting down to write this column, a political bombshell was released when Rick Santorum announced he was terminating his efforts to win the Republican Presidential nomination, virtually assuring the nomination will be to Mitt Romney. The remaining candidates, Ron Paul and Newt Gingrich appear to have no realistic chances.
The McCaw School of Mines in Henderson, Nevada, dedicated Phase II of their unique mining school for kids.
Strategic metals that are found mostly in lead-zinc-silver ores are antimony, arsenic, bismuth, gallium, germanium and tellurium.
We descended hunched over, down a long, steep, wooden staircase to the 1,000-level.
Legislation before Congress would enable the federal government to become a net silver buyer for the first time in four decades.
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