Stories tagged: silver prices
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Higher silver prices helped Hecla Mining Co. turn a first quarter profit despite an ongoing strike at the Lucky Friday Mine.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 5:34 p.m.
Hecla Mining Co. had a turnaround year in 2016, reporting $69 million in profits from strong performances at the company’s silver mines.
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015, 11:22 a.m.
Lower prices for gold, silver and lead took a bite out of Hecla Mining Co.’s second quarter results.
Wed., July 17, 2013
The Galena Mine will cut its workforce by about a third in response to plunging silver prices and high production costs, officials said Tuesday. Layoff notices are being sent to …
Fri., Jan. 20, 2012
WALLACE – Mark Miller’s baby girl is just learning how to crawl. She has three rambunctious older brothers, ages 2, 7 and 9. Miller hopes he can find a job …
Sun., Dec. 5, 2010
MULLAN, Idaho – At the Lucky Friday Mine, a descent of nearly a mile takes only 2 1/2 minutes. You climb aboard the “cage” on the Silver Shaft, which operates …