The Wooden Cross
April 2000 by Rose Klemenok"I will go to America and reap my fortune, and when I come back to this God-forsaken town, people will treat me with respect and take their hats off to me even if you don't believe what I am saying." His wife lowered her head. She had heard all of this before...
You will find a few articles in this issue that you wouldn’t normally expect to see in the Journal. Don’t fret—we’re not changing our focus, but the time seemed right to address a few pressing topics.
I probably swung over a few targets without noticing them. My first target came about ten minutes later as I went over a part of the high bench in this wide section of the dry wash.
The Northern Ontario city of Timmins is famous for many things including the fact that the Timmins Mining Camp has been among the most prolific gold mining areas in the world with total historic production of near seventy million ounces since...
Q: How do you amend a placer claim?
Q: Could you write more about the last two methods that you mentioned—the expanding chemical mixtures and the micro blasters, how and when to use them, and when not to use them?
Choosing the right method to move your ore and waste is all about making the right choices. Sometimes more than one method may be used during the life of a mine as an operation expands and grows.
The Bawl Mill • USFS Chief in Nevada • Uranium Miners May Be Compensated • Dairy Farmer Hits Pay Dirt • Canyon Resources in Battle in Montana • Guest Editorial—President's Land Plan Implements Unratified Treaty • Gold in Washington • Picks & Pans: Tips for Nuggestshooting—How to Increase Your Gold Finds (Part I) • Alaska Mining Industry Sees 5% Growth in 1999 • El Paso Mountains Mining History • Platinum Prices Could Spur Wyoming Rush • Mining Hall of Fame Seeks Rhymes of the Mines • Collecting Garnets in Wyoming • A Trip to Tucson 2000 • McCaw School of MInes Dedicates Phase II • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices