Category: Eureka

Eureka Correspondence – January 2017

New Murals adorn Main Street buildings The new Eureka mural by artist Erik Burke depicts the historical processes of making charcoal for smelting silver ore, pouring the molten silver to make silver bars, and the Eureka & Palisade train that transported them to the transcontinental railroad at Palisade. (photo by Robin Cobbey) A mining mural […]

Eureka – Correspondence – July 2015

Midway Machine

Eureka Eureka is talking about open pit mining and vultures, and unlike the Comstock these are two different topics here. The mining news is bad: Midway Gold, proprietor of the Pan Project east of town, has declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection because of their poor returns from the cyanide leach process so far, and has been […]

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