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Editorial: It’s time to approve Lyon County lands bill

The article below was originally written and posted by RGJ.  It is the Opinion of the RGJ’s Editorial Board. 9:10 p.m. PDT August 13, 2014 When they move at all, the wheels of Congress move very slowly. In January, it seemed likely that the long-awaited Lyon County lands bill would win quick approval in the House of Representatives ...


The Nevada Copper Pumpkin Hollow mine hoist is shown earlier this year. Nevada Copper officials have said passage of the Lyon Economic Development and Conservation legislation would accelerate the mine’s permitting and development, mainly at its proposed Stage 2 open pit mine, by two or three years, with Nevada permits obtained possibly in 2015.
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RGJ Article: Good news in Congress for Lyon County land bills

The article below comes from the Reno Gazette Journal.  It was written by Keith Trout and was published on August 5, 2014.  The original article can be seen here. After many delays over several years, good news was heard last week for the city of Yerington and Nevada Copper trying to acquire more than 12,000 acres of federal ...




NEWS RELEASE TSX: NCU NEVADA COPPER ADVANCES LYON COUNTY BILL July 30, 2014 – Nevada Copper Corp. (TSX: NCU) (“Nevada Copper” or “Company”) is pleased to provide an update on the Lyon County Economic Development and Conservation Act (the “Lyon County Bill”). Passage of the Lyon County Bill will accelerate the permitting timeline for its ...


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Heller Gives Speech to Congress. Bring Jobs Home!!

Here, Senator Dean Heller gives a speech on the Senate floor on a variety of measures he has put forth to spur natural resources job creation throughout the West. Click to watch video. For Immediate Release:                                                                 Contact: Chandler Smith July 23, 2014                           ...


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Mining – Our Heritage, Our Future. Help Nevada Move Forward.

The article below was originally posted on  It addresses our past, present and future of mining in Nevada.  As you know, we have begun Stage 1 – underground mine, at Pumpkin Hollow. We cannot begin the much larger, Stage 2 – open pit mine, until the Lyon County Economic Development Bill passes in Congress.  Once our bill ...


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