Stories tagged: Hecla Mining Company
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Silver Valley miners strike, shutting down Lucky Friday mine
Miners went on strike today at the Lucky Friday Mine in Mullan, Idaho.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 7 p.m.
Labor unions out in force in the region
Labor unions at some of the region’s largest private employers are negotiating for new contracts.
Thu., March 21, 2013, midnight
Hecla gets a pass on tougher oversight
Federal mine safety officials will not impose tighter enforcement on the Lucky Friday Mine in Shoshone County after Hecla Mining Co. demonstrated it has made safety improvements there. The Mine …
Wed., Aug. 22, 2012, midnight
Hecla acquires interest in Dolly Varden Silver Corp.
Hecla Mining Co. announced Tuesday it has acquired an interest in Dolly Varden Silver Corp., a Canadian firm with silver mines in northwestern British Columbia. Coeur d’Alene-based Hecla paid $3.2 …
Sat., April 16, 2011, 10:36 p.m.
Missing Lucky Friday miner identified
MULLAN, ID - Hecla Mining crews are still digging for a miner trapped this evening more than a mile underground at the Lucky Friday Mine. Company officials continued to call …