Home Help Contact Search Log In | Create Account
Navigation
News Subscribers: 146

Local News
Mine promoter sees future for industry here
From Silverton Standard, the place where you can write!
Posted on January 27 2012, 11:24am by Mark Esper in Local News category
Todd Hennis, owner of the Gold King and Mogul mines, addresses Silverton audience.
 
A mining promoter from Golden says he hopes to open “two medium-sized mines” in San Juan County that could employ about 100 people each.
“This is possibly the best thing I can do in life,” said Todd Hennis of Golden, president of San Juan Corp., which owns the Mogul Mine and the Gold King Mine near Gladstone.
But Hennis said that granting portions of the upper Animas River and Mineral Creek wild and scenic river status would undermine his efforts to bring mining back to the county.
Hennis gave a presentation Thursday night, Jan. 19, at Silverton Town Hall to about 30 people.
 
 
 
 GET THE FULL STORY IN THE SILVERTON STANDARD!

Subscribe to the e-mail edition for only $26 a year.

Get a full PDF of the entire paper every Thursday morning instantly.

Subscribe now to “Silverton Public Newspaper,” now owned by the San Juan County Historical Society.

Call (970) 387-5477

Or send a check to Silverton Standard, P.O. Box 8, Silverton, CO 81433

Have thoughts or an opinion on this story? Post it here ... Log In | Create Account