Category Archives: News

The Road Ahead: Midas Gold Shares Plans for Traffic During Construction and Operation

At Midas Gold, we like to be prepared. As we are planning for construction and development of the Stibnite Gold Project site, which is still a few years off, we are carefully considering how we can reduce our impacts on the roads. The main access to the project will leave Highway 55 at Cascade and […]

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Helping to keep the roads clear

The area surrounding Yellow Pine is stunning – steep mountains, tall trees and boulders shooting up from the hillsides. In March, a section of this beautiful scene changed and caused big problems for drivers. Large boulders and trees fell across the East Fork Road, blocking traffic and preventing local community members from getting through. Valley […]

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A new investor means a bright future for Midas Gold

Midas Gold has a new investor. This news brings us one step closer to restoring the Stibnite Gold Project site through modern mining practices. Paulson & Co. was the major investor in a recently completed $40 million transaction. This money will give a tremendous boost to our company and the work we are doing in […]

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Midas Gold Adopts a Reading Program

The reading programs at Cascade Elementary School are going to the dogs. And in this case, it is a very good thing for students. To encourage young students and help make reading fun, the elementary school developed the Puppy Pound Program. In the program, first grade students have the ability to adopt a stuffed animal […]

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2015 Sustainability Report

Restoring the historic Stibnite mining district through renewed mining efforts seems closer than ever before. We are excited to share our progress with you in our 2015 Sustainability Report. This report is part of our ongoing commitment to transparency and keeping the community informed about our work at Stibnite. In 2015, we formed new partnerships that […]

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Mining in Idaho

There is a reason Idaho is known as the Gem State! And while many people know Idaho by that name they don’t know just how diverse our State’s mineral resources really are. To help people understand the industry’s impact on our State, the economy and the job market, we created an infographic. Idaho is home […]

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Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan

Click to view Midas Gold’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan for the Stibnite Gold Project. 

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The History of Stibnite: Miners and Muckers

The Stibnite Gold Project site is one of the most historic mining districts in all of Idaho. It has been home to thousands of miners, operated by several different companies and was critical to the U.S. war effort in the 1940’s. Miners first started looking for gold at the site before 1900.  Eventually, multiple mining […]

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What is Antimony?

Just like the name indicates, the hills of the Stibnite Gold Project site are rich in a variety of minerals. In addition to gold, silver and tungsten, the area is also well known for its deposits of antimony – sometimes referred to as stibnite. Antimony, is a key ingredient to powering our lives and the […]

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