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NJ Gold Rush Like No Other

OGDENSBURG, (CBSNewYork) — You could call it a gold rush in the Garden State – but for thieves. Gold nuggets worth nearly $1 million were stolen from a mineral museum, CBS 2’s John Slattery reported. On the site of a zinc mine dating back to the 1700s is the Sterling Hill Mining Museum, where crystallized gold and nuggets, 20 of them,…
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Pro Mining: Goldstrike, NV 902,000 Ounces 2014 Reported

GOLDSTRIKE The Goldstrike Complex operated by Barrick Gold Corporation is located on the Carlin Trend, the most prolific gold mining district in the Western Hemisphere, about 60 kilometers northwest of Elko, Nevada. The Goldstrike operation includes the Betze-Post open pit mine and the Meikle and Rodeo underground mines which are located just north of the Betze-Post pit, along the same mineralized…
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Boston: Gold and the Gods: Jewels of Ancient Nubia to go on view at the Museum of Fine Arts

Jewels from Tombs of Ancient Nubia Include Rare Works of Gold and Precious Materials BOSTON, MA (June 23, 2014)—A world-class collection of jewels from ancient Nubia at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), will go on view this summer in Gold and the Gods: Jewels of Ancient Nubia (thru May 14, 2017) The MFA’s collection of Nubian adornments is the most comprehensive outside Khartoum—the…
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PRO MINING: Barrack’s Goldstrike Thiosulphate Project

First gold from the thiosulphate circuit, an innovative and proprietary technology developed by Barrick, was produced in late November 2014. Since it was commissioned late last year, the new circuit has met our production and cost expectations. This new processing method, which does not use cyanide, will enable Goldstrike to accelerate cash flow from about four million stockpiled ounces. The new…
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FBI Partially Recovers Gold Taken During Roadside Heist in North Carolina

Miami, FL: The FBI has released a photograph of one of the gold bars stolen during the March 1, 2015 gold heist in North Carolina. The gold bar, weighing approximately 26 pounds and valued between $470,000 and $500,000, was recently recovered in South Florida. “This confirms that there is a South Florida nexus to this crime,” said Justin E. Fleck, Supervisory…
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FBI NY – Chief Executive Officer and Orchestrator of $10 Million Advance Fee and Alaskan Gold Mine Investment Schemes Sentenced to More Than 20 Years’ Imprisonment

New York - - William C. Lange, the founder of Harbor Funding Group, Inc. (“HFGI”) and Black Sand Mine, Inc. (“BSMI”), was sentenced in federal court in Brooklyn to 262 months’ imprisonment. The defendant was remanded after sentencing. In September 2014, Lange pleaded guilty to two counts charging conspiracy to commit wire fraud and conspiracy to commit securities fraud and wire…
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172,000 + Tonnes of Gold on Earth

Recreational Gold Nuggets from the Vermont Gold Rush during 2012. Estimated Counted Gold on earth or the gold reserve is near 172,000 tonnes.  1,000 kilograms is equivalent to approximately 2, pounds, tons (US) or tons (imperial). The usage is as follows: 49% for Jewelry, 19% Investment Bars and Coins, 17% Central Banks, 12% Industrial, 2% Unaccounted For, additional gold is mined…
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Panning Preparedness: Choosing the Proper Gold Pans

Ludlow, VT: Al's Antiques on VT103 North of the Village of Ludlow has many pans in stock to choose from. The blue pan offer multiple surfaces for gold separation. The blue pan is multi-stage. Wide riffles are used to  separate larger material and catch heavier pieces in the riffle. The blue pan also has smaller close riffles for finer material that remains as…
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