Uranium Miners May Be Compensated
April 2000 by Associated PressResidents who worked in uranium mines before 1972 may be eligible for compensation through a federal program.
Ceremonies for the induction of six pioneers of the American mining industry into the National Mining Hall of Fame will be held on Saturday, September 13, at the Museum Convention Center in Leadville.
I wasn’t so hot in science class as a kid, and I’m regretting spending most of that time in class catching up on sleep or daydreaming about being a big league ball player. Never in a million years would I have guessed that science...
Alaska Governor Tony Knowles signed a bill making several beneficial changes to Alaska mining claim location law.
Another California Assembly member, Jared Huffman, is attempting to ban dredging in the state on a more permanent basis.
It all started with a phone call from my friend and prospecting partner Pat Keene. He told me that he knew of an investor who was just starting out in the gold industry and was looking for a gold consultant to go to Africa to prospect and analyze a 400 sq. mile concession in the middle of the Congo rainforest. I waited for the “just kidding” line...
While there is no metal detector that will see only gold, there is a device that can reliably distinguish gold from lead, copper, iron or other metals. It is an X-Ray fluorescence tester, sometimes called an XRF gun.
On Labor Day weekend, September 1st and 2nd, two days of furious, almost non-stop panning went on.
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