Digging for optimism

Petroleum News, November 15, 2015 By Shane Lasley A four-year rout in metals, coal and oil prices left Alaska’s mining community digging deep for reasons to be optimistic during their annual gathering at the Alaska Miners Association convention in Anchorage.

Local Commodities provide more than taxes

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, January 9, 2016 By Jomo Stewart Freshly off my first tour at Fairbanks Economic Development Corp. and newly returned for my second tour as legislative staff in Juneau, I chanced to have a conversation with an Anchorage staffer regarding funding

Pogo Gold Mine celebrates 10 years

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, January 10, 2016 FAIRBANKS — This year is the 10-year anniversary of operations at Pogo Gold Mine. Tuesday marks 10 years since ore was first processed at the mine’s mill, and Feb. 12 will be 10 years

Looking Back: Jan 24, 2016

Fairbanks Daily News Miner, January 24, 2016 The state’s Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys released surveys Monday of four Interior areas considered likely to contain mineral deposits. Read full article here…

Mining News: Pogo celebrates 10 years

Petroleum News, January 31, 2016 By Shane Lasley On Jan. 12, 2006, the first ore from high-grade underground gold reserves was fed into the mill at the Pogo Mine located near the community of Delta Junction in Alaska’s Interior region.