Tag Archives: Education

Student learns leadership by getting outside

Student learns leadership by getting outside

Published on April 29, 2016   At Midas Gold, we want to see the students in Valley County realize and achieve their dreams. We believe education is a crucial element to their future success. So every year, we select deserving students from McCall Donnelly High School, Heartland High School, Cascade High School, Meadows Valley High […]

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2015 Sustainability Report

2015 Sustainability Report

Published on February 29, 2016   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 […]

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Students Plant Trees and Help Restore the Site

Students Plant Trees and Help Restore the Site

Published on November 20, 2015   Every year, Midas Gold plants thousands of trees at the Stibnite Gold Project site as part of our ongoing reclamation efforts. Recently, we asked a group of students from Cascade High School if they would like to help us plant trees and raise money for their school in the […]

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Model Mine Program

Model Mine Program

Published on October 7, 2015   Model Mine was held last week for the 18th year in a row, we have taught nearly 4500 – 4th grade students during this time in the Spokane Valley area. I developed this “Model Mine” program when I was working for Northwest Mining Association and collaborated with Northwest Natural […]

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Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology 2015 Rock Party

Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology 2015 Rock Party

Published on September 20, 2015   For a second year in a row, Midas Gold was happy to join the Idaho Museum of Mining & Geology’s “Rocky Party” at the Old Penitentiary.  Midas Gold employees hosted a hands-on fossil hunt for the kids. Aspiring geologists searched for fossilized shark teeth, coral, bat ray mouth plates and other treasures. […]

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The Many Uses of Gold

The Many Uses of Gold

Published on August 26, 2015   Gold is one of the most valuable and versatile minerals in the world and for centuries the most revered. While people have been using gold for currency and jewelry for centuries, today people are drawn to this element for its unique characteristics. It is easy to work with, conducts […]

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2014 Rock Party

2014 Rock Party

Published on September 15, 2o14   Members of Midas Gold’s Boise team, Ken Assmus, Todd Drage, Sam Reid and Jeff Root, participated in the Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology’s “Rock Party” event on Sunday September 14. In addition to the many other hands-on activities for kids, the Midas Gold team conducted a fossil hunt. […]

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Donnelly Office Open House

Donnelly Office Open House

Published on August 25, 2014   Our 3rd Annual Open House was a great success. The Open House was held as part of the McCall Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours series. There were approximately 100 people in attendance and all of our employees pitched in to help with the event. Every child in attendance […]

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Thunder Mountain Dedication

Thunder Mountain Dedication

Published on July 31, 2014   On Saturday, July 26 a plaque was dedicated at Monumental Summit by the Trust for Public Land, Thunder Mountain Gold and the Payette National Forest. The plaque honors the pioneers who lived and worked in the Thunder Mountain District. Prospectors first passed through the Stibnite Mining District on their way […]

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