Northern Dynasty (T.NDM) tumbles on Rio Tinto (RIO) investment review warning - Stockhouse

12.23.13

December 23, 2013 -- Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (TSX:T.NDM, Stock Forum) said Monday that Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE: RIO, Stock Forum) is reviewing its investment in the company, including a possible sale of the 19.1 per cent stake. Northern Dynasty was set to hold a conference call at 8:00 a.m. (Pacific) to discuss this development, the company said in a press release....read more

Rio Tinto mulls selling stake in Pebble owner Northern Dynasty - Reuters

12.23.13

December 23, 2013 - Global miner Rio Tinto said on Monday it is considering the sale of its stake in Canada's Northern Dynasty, owner of the undeveloped Pebble copper-gold project in Alaska. Rio, through a subsidiary, owns a 19.1 percent stake in Northern Dynasty, making it the largest single investor....read more

Rio Tinto considers cutting ties to Alaska's Pebble mine - Anchorage Daily News

12.23.13

By: Rachel D'oro December 23, 2013 -- ANCHORAGE, ALASKA — London-based mining giant Rio Tinto announced Monday it plans to conduct a review of the Pebble Mine prospect in southwest Alaska, including whether to cut its ties with the proposed project....read more

Citizen initiative on Bristol Bay heads for ballot - Cordova Times

12.23.13

December 23, 2013 -- Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell has certified the citizen initiative for a measure to require legislative approve for future large-scale metallic sulfide mines in the Bristol Bay Fisheries Reserve....read more

Treadwell certifies Bristol Bay initiative - Anchorage Daily News

12.23.13

The Associated Press December 23, 2013 -- Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell on Monday certified a proposal to require legislative approval of large-scale mining activity in the Bristol Bay region....read more