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Noront Resources to Acquire Cliffs Chromite Ring of Fire Properties for $22.5 Million, Ontario

March 25, 2015

Noront Resources Ltd. has entered into an agreement to acquire, among other things, the shares of Cliffs Chromite Ontario Inc. (CCOI) and Cliffs Chromite Far North Inc. (CCFNI), both indirect wholly owned subsidiaries of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., which hold

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Bullion Capital Forecasts Surge in Demand for Physical Gold

March 25, 2015

Following the recent SNB events, Bullion Capital has experienced record expansion levels and predict a surge in physical gold acquisition and trading in 2015. Since the beginning of the year, Bullion Capital has had 30 brokers join its institutional membership

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Roskill: Why is CBS Investigating the Rare Earths Industry Right Now?

March 25, 2015

Shares in Molycorp leapt +22 percent pre-market the morning after the CBS television show 60 Minutes aired an episode on rare earth elements on March 22,2015. The news item highlighted U.S. concerns about security of supply for rare earths, a

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McConnell Urges Governors to Review Consequences Before Submitting Plan for EPA’s New Regulation

March 25, 2015

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called on the nation’s governors to reject the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed regulation that requires states to dramatically restructure their electricity systems based on how the agency thinks electricity should be produced and used

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Patriot Coal Temporarily Idles Coal Production at Its Paint Creek Complex, West Virginia

March 24, 2015

Patriot Coal Corporation’s Paint Creek Complex has temporarily idled coal production at both the Samples surface mine and Winchester underground mine effective March 22. The action was taken in response to high coal inventory levels driven by a combination of

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Kidnapped Miners from GoldCorp’s Los Filos Gold Mine Found Slain, Mexico

March 24, 2015

A Mexican mining industry group says three miners were killed earlier this month in the southern state of Guerrero. The three employees of the Los Filos gold mine in the mountains of Guerrero had been reported kidnapped. The Mexican Mining

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Michigan DNR Expected to Give Go Ahead to Graymont’s Limestone Mine in Upper Peninsula

March 24, 2015

The largest single public land deal in Michigan history will be approved, state Department of Natural Resources Director Keith Creagh said Thursday. The state is selling 8,810 acres of surface land or underground mineral rights to Canadian company Graymont for

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Montana Regulators Seeking More Information for Arch Coal’s Otter Creek Coal Mine Proposal

March 24, 2015

Montana regulators won’t move forward on a proposal for a major new coal mine until sponsor Arch Coal Inc. addresses hundreds of deficiencies in its application, the state Department of Environmental Quality said Friday. The St. Louis-based company’s Otter Creek

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Oklahoma Loses 500 Mining Industry Jobs in 2014

March 24, 2015

New data released Tuesday by the Oklahoma Employment Securities Commission shows that state has lost about 500 mining industry jobs between December 2014 and January 2015. Even though the mining sector reported a 0.8-percent decline in employment during that time,

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Bureau of Land Management Considers Restricting Mining in Alaska’s Eastern Interior

March 24, 2015

Gold miners working the ground in Alaska’s vast eastern Interior are railing against proposed Bureau of Land Management restrictions on mining in the area. Miners who work near the towns of Eagle and Chicken in the Fortymile Mining District said

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