mining

Public money for Yukon mining roads is a bad idea

Yukon Conservation Society says Yukon Resource Gateway Project a danger to the environment

  • Oct 10, 2017

So long cadmium: Yukon bacteria research published in international journal

Molasses and methanol work best to help bacteria clean up derelict mines

A placer miner responds: we don’t waste gold

‘We do not throw away 85 per cent of what we work so hard to get’

  • Sep 26, 2017

Road funding jumps the gun

$360M for mining roads ‘a subversion of due process’

  • Sep 21, 2017

Don’t let Dawson City’s UNESCO debate pit miner against miner

If miners shut this project down, how will others feel about us?

  • Sep 14, 2017

Yukon sluice box researcher doubts new mining method

The new method is being proposed for a placer project in Burwash Creek

The Yukon needs a clearer understanding of what comes after Bill C-17

The reassessment process needs to be formalized before C-17 becomes law

  • Sep 7, 2017

UPDATED: Trudeau announces $360 million for Yukon road upgrades

Resource Gateway Project will repair 650 km of roads in Klondike and Kaska regions

Preparing for more robots in Yukon mining

Increased automation means the territory has to be prepared for changes in the mining industry

Yukon government bans future staking at Venus mine tailing site

The now-defunct tailing site is 22 kilometres south of Carcross

Company proposes new method for mining at Yukon’s Burwash Creek

If it’s approved, the technique for finding gold could be used in the Yukon for the first time

Victoria Gold breaks ground at Eagle gold mine

New mine will be largest gold mine in Yukon

  • Aug 23, 2017

JDS Silver and two former workers in legal spat over dismissal

Ex-employees claim wrongful firing, but company says their actions led to dangerous situation at northern B.C. mine

Yukon mining outlook brightening: Conference Board of Canada

Yukon Geological Survey expects companies will spend $120 million in 2017

Yukon coal project a ‘non-story,’ proponent says

Prospecting near North Klondike Highway would take two weeks

YESAB says Goldcorp failed to consult First Nations, halts Coffee mine assessment

‘They just came in and completely failed to read the local landscape,’ evironmentalist says

What’s half a billion more? Federal government readies Faro mine cleanup

Construction would start in 2022 while monitoring could go on forever