From the Editor’s Desk This issue highlights the Spring AMA Convention and Alaska Mining Day celebrated on May 9th at several AMA branch meetings. Our coverage is of the event held in Anchorage. Mining Day was actually on May 10th, a Saturday this year. On April 12, 2013, Governor Sean Parnell signed legislation establishing May
Senator Cathy Giessel speaks at Alaska Mining Day 2014.
Dave Heatwole, President of Alaska Russia Investment Co. Inc., speaks at Alaska Mining Day 2014.
Ed Fogel, DNR Deputy Commissioner, speaks at Alaska Mining Day 2014.
J.P. Tangen speaks at Alaska Mining Day from Alaska Producers on Vimeo.
Council of Alaska Producers video on the real benefits of Mining in Alaska. The Real Benefits of Alaska Mining from Alaska Producers on Vimeo. Heard CAP’s new radio ads highlighting the benefits of mining? Have a listen below.
When agents with the Alaska Environmental Crimes Task Force surged out of the wilderness around the remote community of Chicken wearing body armor and jackets emblazoned with POLICE in big, bold letters, local placer miners didn’t quite know what to think.
April 12, 2013, Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell today signed legislation establishing May 10 as Alaska Mining Day.
Jimmy Rose looks at life a lot different after being away at war, so he’s chasing his dreams. See him sing his original song “Coal Keeps the Lights On” about the Kentucky coalmines that has his mom in tears and the Judges sending him to Las Vegas!