Silver at Calico, California
April 2001 by Edgar B. Heylmun, PhDSilver was discovered in the mountains as early as 1875, but the first “official” discovery was in 1881.
Legislation designed to provide full permit refunds to all suction dredge miners in California has been hijacked in an Assembly policy committee.
The paper’s crack reporters filed requests under the Freedom of Information Act, demanding public release of “secret” emails explaining why the Interior Department recommended, and President Trump approved, shrinking Bears’ Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante National Monuments.
Buying a turquoise claim
More than you’d think. For the past several years, we’ve attended countless trade shows across the country, handed out sample copies of ICMJ, and expanded our readership considerably by signing up new subscribers.
• What's good for the goose is good for Senator Feinstein...
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