From The Editor’s Desk Is Alaska Mining Part of a Boom and Bust Cycle? A recent anti-Pebble article in the April issue of Alaska Coast caught my eye. One of the pull quotes says “Mining, as important as it is, is part of a boom and bust cycle, whereas fishing and tourism are sustainable in
From The Editor’s Desk We have heard at the Friday morning breakfasts over and over about how we need to speak up and tell our legislators what we think about bills that are before them in the legislature and how we need to provide comments on the massive amount of plans and regulations that are
From The Editor’s Desk Do you want to help make a difference in themining industry this year? Here are two ideas.I’m sure that most of our readers are applyingfor an Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend. Haveyou heard of the Pick.Click.Give. program?This program allows Alaskans to share theirDividend with causes they care about. One ofthose causes is
From The Editor’s Desk I hope you were able to attend the recently completed Alaska Miners Association convention. I look forward to each convention, as it is a time to see friends again, to learn new things, and to hear the latest goings on in the industry. Once again, we owe a great debt to
From The Editor’s Desk My editorial this month is a round-up of several things. First, you probably have noticed some changes this with this issue. The most obvious change is the new color cover. You will also notice that the images are now a bit sharper. We have also kept the articles together as
In Anchorage this week, Alaska lawmakers and government officials are meeting to talk about what some see as “federal overreach.”
Scientists at MIT(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) have come up with a new technique to control blood clotting by using gold.