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Lemhi Pass

Mining company expands Montana-Idaho exploration

An Arkansas company searching for rare-earth minerals along the Montana-Idaho border could begin separating what it unearths in 2015 if ongoing tests remain positive.

October 30, 2013 12:15 amLoading…

Rare earth minerals drilling begins on Lemhi Pass

An Arkansas company began drilling Wednesday for rare-earth minerals — the stuff on which cellphones, wind turbines and hybrid car batteries depend — on Lemhi Pass near Dillon.

June 12, 2013 6:20 pmLoading…

Drilling for high-tech minerals to begin in Montana

The federal government has approved an Arkansas company’s plans to drill for rare earth minerals along the Idaho border in Western Montana.

February 21, 2013 6:00 pmLoading…

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