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Yukon water delay ire bubbling over

Alexco Resource Corp’s loss of faith in the approval process for a long-delayed water permit for its Bermingham mine in the Yukon’s rich Keno Hill silver district is ringing investor alarm bells at a time when the territory is vigorously seeking to attract exploration and mining risk capital.

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First ore is stacked on a leach pad at Victoria Gold's Eagle mine, in Canada's Yukon Territory

A government official was heard to say during this month's annual Yukon Mining Investment Conference at Dawson City: "It's a bit of a black hole at the moment".