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April 16, 2011 in News
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Lucky Friday mine expands

The Lucky Friday silver mine in Mullan, Idaho has weathered the ups and downs of silver prices that have claimed other once-profitable mining ventures. Now Hecla Mining, which owns the mine, is in the midst of an ambitious expansion project which is spurred on by silver prices above $25 an ounce.

Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review