Category Archives: Community

Donation of Historical Photos

Midas Gold donated three historical Stibnite photos to the Silver Dollar Café and the Post Office in Yellow Pine, ID.  Pictured Steve Holloway & Sundy Martin with Silver Dollar Cafe.    Pictured Paula McClintock with the Post Office

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Midas Donates Surplus Equipment

Midas Gold donated six extra four-wheel drive vehicles to help the community. Midas Gold gave Kubota UTV’s, which Midas had previously used to access remote drill sites in Stibnite during exploration activity, to the City of Cascade, Cascade Rural Fire Department, Valley County Fair Board, McCall Area Snowmobilers and J&R Sanitation. The City of Cascade received […]

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Why we plant Lodgepole Pine trees

Someone recently asked us why we plant Lodgepole Pine at the site instead of Ponderosa Pine. Here is the exact question: “Why would you plant Lodgepole Pine instead of Ponderosa Pine? Lodgepole Pine require fire to regenerate as their cones only open at 120°, and Ponderosa cones open when they dry out at room temperature.”  […]

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Snow Slides around Yellow Pine Idaho

At Midas Gold, our employees wear many hats and jump in to fill a variety of roles for our company. But recently, a few members of our team took on jobs they probably never anticipated when they quickly worked to help clear the Stibnite Road after a series of avalanches. On March 6, the team […]

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2013 Sustainability Report

  Midas Gold has released our second annual Sustainability Report providing an update on our progress in 2013. The report assesses our activity in five key areas – Safety & Health, Conservation Management, Energy & Waste Management, Community and Economic Sustainability. Midas Gold values communication and collaboration with our stakeholders. We hope you find the […]

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Midas Gold Supports Erik Fisher for Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games

With the commencement of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, Midas Gold is pleased to announce its sponsorship of downhill skier and Idaho native, Erik Fisher. “We are proud supporters of Erik and the U.S. Olympic team in their quest for gold at Sochi,” said Anne Labelle, a vice president of Midas Gold.  “At Midas we […]

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American Exploration & Mining Association

Last week, several Midas Gold employees were able to attend the annual Northwest Mining Association (now the American Exploration & Mining Association or AEMA) conference in Reno, Nevada. Chris Dail, Bryan Hardel, and Colter Bennett manned the “Core Shack” while engineering and public relations staff attended short courses and technical sessions, and saw many old […]

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Silver Dollar Grill, Yellow Pine, ID

We are excited to announce we are partnering with the Silver Dollar Grill in Yellow Pine to help them with their sustainability efforts. Upon the request of Midas Gold, the Silver Dollar Grill, owned by Steve and Susan Holloway, recently started using paper, disposable food and drink containers for their to go customers. These containers are biodegradable […]

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Stibnite Weather Station

Weather conditions from Midas Gold’s new meteorological station in Stibnite, Idaho are now publicly available at MesoWest! According to the MesoWest site: MesoWest was created to provide access to current and archived weather observations across the United States. It is used by the National Weather Service to aid in forecasting, by researchers to understand severe […]

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