Tag Archives: Safety

Helping First Responders Communicate Clearly

Helping First Responders Communicate Clearly

During an emergency, first responders have to be able to communicate with one another. Until recently, it has been difficult for the Valley County Sheriff’s Office, the Yellow Pine Fire Department and others to communicate over the radio in and around Yellow Pine. Safety is a top priority for Midas Gold. When the Village of […]

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

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

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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2015 Sustainability Report

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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Snow Slides around Yellow Pine Idaho

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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Stibnite Weather Station

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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Adopt-A-Highway

Adopt-A-Highway

Midas Gold has adopted a two-mile stretch of Idaho Highway 55, miles 113 and  114 in the Cascade city limits to be exact. We held our first cleanup day on October 30. Our geologic staff in Lake Fork and COO Bob Barnes collected about 20 bags of trash and other assorted debris in just three hours. […]

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Air and Weather Monitoring at Stibnite

Air and Weather Monitoring at Stibnite

The air quality and meteorological monitoring station is up and running at Stibnite. The best part is our new equipment is all solar powered! Last week, site staff at the Stibnite Gold Project along with engineers and consultants from JBR Environmental Consultants and Dagley LLC built a state-of-the-art air quality station that continuously monitors and […]

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Doing our Part to Help Fight Fire

Doing our Part to Help Fight Fire

As part of our commitment to our community, Midas Gold assisted the U.S. Forest Service and other agencies battling wildfires near the Stibnite Gold Project site.  We provided space for fire crews and helicopters to stage so they had closer access to where the fire was burning.            Interestingly enough, one of the minerals […]

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