Lander County

Lander County, Nevada

315 S Humboldt St
Battle Mountain, NV 89820
Phone: (775) 635-5738
Fax: (775) 635-5761
www.landercounty.org

In central NV; organized Dec 19, 1862 (prior to statehood). Originally encompassed a third of the state and was called "Great East" and later "mother of counties." Name Origin: For Gen. Frederick William Lander (1822-62), Union army officer, surveyor, and Indian agent

Area (sq mi):: 5519.47 (land 5493.63; water 25.84) Population per square mile: 0.90
Population 2005: 5,114 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 -11.70%; 1990-2000 -7.50% Population 2000: 5,794 (White 75.70%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 18.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 15.00%). Foreign born: 9.60%. Median age: 34.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,998; median household $46,067; Population below poverty level: 12.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,522-$26,588
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -4.90% Median travel time to work: 23.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The gold and copper mine currently employs about 500 people and is located approximately 12 miles southwest of the town of Battle Mountain in Lander County, Nevada.
Marshals Service, the Lander County Sheriff's Office and the Fallon, Nev.
Veris will process non-refractory gold ore produced from Klondex's Fire Creek project in Lander county, Nevada, with Klondex paying Veris a toll milling fee of $148.
Energy power company Ormat Technologies Inc (NYSE:ORA) announced on Thursday the commercial operation of its 30-megawatt McGinness Hills geothermal power plant located in Lander County, Nevada.
Springs Mining District, Lander County, Nevada, and are located within and adjacent to Sagebrush Gold's Red Rock 283 claim group.
today reported that the Nevada State Office of the BLM issued a geothermal drilling permit on December 14 that allows drilling to begin on the Reese River Project in Lander County.
TSX-V: OPG) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding letter of intent with General Metals Corporation to acquire a 100% interest in mining claims and surface lands located in the Battle Mountain District, Lander County, State of Nevada, collectively known as the Independence Mine.
Roughrider Exploration Limited ("Roughrider" or the "Company"), has further to its June 22, 2017 news release, announcing that it had inked an option to acquire the Iron Butte oxide gold-silver project sited along the western margin of the Battle Mountain-Eureka Gold Trend in Lander County (the "Iron Butte Project"), the Company has announced that it has secured TSX Venture Exchange approval for, and acquired, an option (the "Option") to buy a 100% stake in the Iron Butte Project, subject to certain royalty interests, from an arm's length private vendor.
The Lander County Council Against Domestic Violence has reminded me to screen every single patient for abuse.
The independent report, dated April 15, 2017 (effective date March 21, 2017), entitled Technical Report on the McCoy-Cove Gold Project, Lander County, State of Nevada, USA was completed by Roscoe Postle Associates Inc.
TSX: KDX and OTCQX: KLNDF), a Nevada gold exploration company, announced today the expansion of its operating management with the appointment of Michael Doolin as General Manager and Sid Tolbert as Mine Superintendent of its Fire Creek project in Lander County.