Stories tagged: gold mine
UPDATED: Tue., June 6, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
Environmental analysis starts for proposed Idaho gold mine
Federal officials have started an environmental analysis of a Canadian company’s proposal for three open-pit gold mines in central Idaho.
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 9:07 a.m.
Armed bandits attack gold miners, kill 36 in north Nigeria
Nigerian officials say armed bandits have killed 36 gold miners in northwest Zamfara state.
Mon., June 22, 2009, 11:12 a.m.
Court OKs dumping gold mine waste in lake
The Supreme Court on Monday upheld a federal permit to dump waste from an Alaskan gold mine into a nearby lake, even though all its fish would be killed. Environmentalists …