News and Events

Forest fires and the USFS

Well, can’t say we disagree with this. Just in the past 4 1/2 years we have had to endure two massive fires in our own backyard. One was the 5th largest in the history of California. The latest one came

Click here to read more

Ryan Zinke proposes moving agencies out west

Our thoughts on Interior Secretary Zinke moving the departments/agencies tasked with managing our public lands out of Washington DC is pretty simple. We’d rather have these folks be available to the folks affected by their management and be in the

Click here to read more

Feldman brothers get a new TV show!

Our friends, the Feldman brothers have a new TV series pilot which is going to air on November 30th. Most will remember the brothers as mining on the show “Ice Cold Gold”. This is pretty exciting as the new show

Click here to read more

Trump rolls back restrictions on accessing public lands

As most of you can imagine, we get a ton of emails and calls on new bills, laws and movements by enviro groups to further take away the public lands from you…..who owns the lands. Right now there are attacks

Click here to read more

Senate swamp creatures obstruct mining

Many of you know we write a ton of letters to our politicians and Federal agencies. Some to encourage them to open investigations on bad behavior by government agencies, some to lawmakers we are at odds with like this….. Again,

Click here to read more

Veterans day…….

If you like to see this flag flying high overhead, thank a Veteran.     If you don’t, move.   Today we thank all Veterans past and present for our freedoms.

Click here to read more

Government ignored Native Americans on National Monument issues

During the Obama Administration, environmental groups lobbied endlessly to have millions of acres of your public lands designated as “National Monuments”. Part of their claims were that Native Americans wanted this. Well, not so much……   Utah Navajos say monument

Click here to read more

Outstanding article on Hydrothermal gold deposits

Want to understand how gold gets deposited and why people lode mine?  Read this………… https://www.geologyin.com/2014/11/veins-and-hydrothermal-deposits.html?utm_content=bufferad04b&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer#K2RQDkRBbff1XPtH.99 Or click Veins and hydrothermal deposits of gold

Click here to read more

USFS Probert makes another move to eliminate public land users from using their lands

We’ve posted many time that mining claim owners have fundamental rights, rights of access, rights to the minerals in the ground and that others like snowmobile users, hikers, campers and hunters have “privileges” to use our public lands. Well, here

Click here to read more

Explaining the plight of a small miner in Oregon

A good read on just how hard it is to be a small miner in Oregon: Oregon gold miner faces unbelievable challenges

Click here to read more
Page 4 of 59« First...23456...102030...Last »

Latest Posts