Over the Divide
January 2000 by StaffDavid N. Skillings, Jr
Following the hundreds of delivery complaints we received regarding our January 2006 issue, the US Postal Service made a few suggestions to help stem the tide of late deliveries.
Robert Sanregret—Attorney at Law
Western Mining Council
National Association of Mining Districts
• This is a friendly reminder
• Homebuilders’ case may help miners
• “Ecological resources must be protected…”
Q: If a high banker is outfitted with a suction hose, is it considered a dredge in CA even if it is sitting on the ground? Also, how do I find the best places to sell raw gold (flour, pickers, nuggets, gold in quartz, etc.)?
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We started off excited and enthusiastic as we began hiking up the river, daydreaming about finding big gold.
The town of Quartzsite, with a permanent population of about 2,000, was founded as a stage stop in 1866. It is situated on the broad La Posa Plain, a north-trending desert valley, at an elevation of 875 feet.
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