Washington Miner Wins Poetry Contest
September 1999 by Associated PressThe National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum at Leadville has announced the results of a search earlier this year for new poetry about mines and mining.
Zimbabwe is the latest country to threaten seizure of foreign-owned mining projects.
Strong gold prices are making it profitable to keep the Golden Sunlight Mine here open through 2015, company officials said.
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Several years ago one of the most important persons on the American political scene was Ross Perot, an independent candidate for President. His favorite campaign theme was railing against (NAFTA) and his claim was that...
Keep in mind there are specific steps that must be taken to get your traditional mining district organized if it has fallen into disarray.
At an altitude of over 4,000 feet, in the mountainous terrain of eastern San Diego County, lies the once productive Julian Mining District. Beginning with placer prospecting in 1869, this area moved rapidly into underground quartz or vein mining for gold.
A week later, a small team of us hit it again, and this time the gold really showed up.
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