Category Archives: News

ASK MIDAS: ACID ROCK DRAINAGE

Midas Gold Idaho wants to keep the community informed about the work we are doing at the Stibnite Gold Project site. The “Ask Midas” blog series gives the experts in our company a chance to answer some of the community’s most frequently asked questions and help clear up any misconceptions around the project. As CEO […]

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Restore the Site: We Mean What We Say

When Midas Gold says we have plans to restore the site, we mean it! Those aren’t just words to us, it is a guiding principle that is at the forefront of every decision we make. This year, I was honored to speak at the Idaho Lands Summit to talk about the work Midas Gold is […]

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Drilling Down on Safety

Midas Gold has been exploring the Stibnite Gold Project site since 2009. Our exploration work has included an extensive drilling program. This has allowed us to better understand what type of minerals exist at the site and in what quantities. More recently, we’ve used drilling to understand the geotechnical structure of the soil and underlying […]

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Planting Trees and Building Community

The trees near the Stibnite Gold Project site have seen and been subjected to a lot over the years. Many were cut down and used to construct early mining facilities and homes for people working at the site. More recently, forest fires have ripped through hillsides around the site destroying the trees. Midas Gold is […]

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A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…

Late this summer, astronomers saw something amazing when they looked up at the sky. They saw stars turn to gold. For years, scientists had only hypothesized an event like this was possible but, in August, they watched as two neutron stars collided and produced gold, platinum and other rare metals.  In this collision alone, scientists […]

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After the Snow Rolls In

Midas Gold Team Helps Hunters Early in the fall, it is always hard to predict what type of weather we will see up at the Stibnite Gold Project site. This week was no exception. Rain early in the week quickly changed to snow flurries and by the end of the day on Wednesday there were […]

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Solar Power and the Solar Eclipse

At the Stibnite Gold Project site, we use solar panels to power almost all of our operations at the site. The amount of energy we generate in a day is directly tied to the sun. This was evident during the recent solar eclipse. Below are two graphs of the solar radiation at our site measured from […]

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Midas Gold Idaho’s Guarantees

The following opinion piece was written by President and CEO of Midas Gold Idaho, Laurel Sayer, and appeared in the Star-News. There are a lot of maybes in this world, but as President and CEO of Midas Gold Idaho, I can give you a few guarantees. I can guarantee that without the Stibnite Gold Project a […]

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Your Role in the Stibnite Gold Project

SUPPORT THE STIBNITE GOLD PROJECT TODAY – WRITE TO THE U.S. FOREST Valley County residents, and Idahoans from other parts of the state, can play a big part in permitting the Stibnite Gold Project (the Project). Public input is critical to the permitting process and it is something federal and state regulators will weigh heavily […]

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