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Finding Nevada: Gold Mine Tour

Fri, Sep 27, 2013 (11:55 a.m.)

At Newmont Mining Corp.’s operation west of Elko, there are all kinds of things you’d expect to see — an underground mine, open-pit mines, people in safety equipment, 20-foot-tall dump trucks and piles of ore. But what you don’t see is somewhat surprising: Gold.

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