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.
What type of sluice box for my trommel?
Father’s Day in Australia was on September 2, and it’s a day a group of miners from “down under” won’t soon forget.
Two landmark golden gatherings took place in Vancouver, British Columbia near the end of January, and while they both related to the world of gold, they each had a completely different emphasis.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
The massive 2013 theft, in which tens of millions worth of gems were stolen from the hold of a departing Swiss-bound plane, had all the hallmarks of an “Ocean’s Eleven” operation. And it still might still get a Hollywood ending.
The early day miners feared it, and it happened a lot more often than they would have liked: the easily worked rich surface ores they discovered gave way as they mined downward to a vein full of sulfides, base metals and other nasty, rebellious and...
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