Las Vegas Sun

December 21, 2014

Currently: 49° — Complete forecast | Log in | Create an account

Paul Sierra, a Newmont Mining Corp. driller, shows a tour group hole drilling plans about 2,000 feet underground at the Newmont Mining Corp.'s Leeville mine west of Elko on Sept. 26, 2013. The holes will eventually be filled with explosives.

Matt Hufman

Paul Sierra, a Newmont Mining Corp. driller, shows a tour group hole drilling plans about 2,000 feet underground at the Newmont Mining Corp.'s Leeville mine west of Elko on Sept. 26, 2013. The holes will eventually be filled with explosives.