U.S. Silver Corp http://nwpr.org en Idaho Silver Feels The Slip In Metals Prices http://nwpr.org/post/idaho-silver-feels-slip-metals-prices <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/04/042613JR_SilverAndGold_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The decreasing price of gold has gotten a lot of attention among investors in recent weeks. The price of silver has received fewer headlines, but it's also dropped. That price has real economic impact in north Idaho, which has one of the richest silver deposits in the country.<p>There's not much wiggle room when silver drops down to $22 an ounce. That's only a little more than it costs the Galena Mine near Kellogg, Idaho, to get the silver out of the ground. Owner U.S. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 14:21:23 +0000 Jessica Robinson 26664 at http://nwpr.org Idaho Silver Feels The Slip In Metals Prices Northwest Silver Mines To Remain Under Separate Ownership http://nwpr.org/post/northwest-silver-mines-remain-under-separate-ownership <p>Two of the most productive silver mines in the Northwest will remain under separate ownership after several weeks of corporate wrangling. Tue, 07 Aug 2012 23:39:04 +0000 Jessica Robinson 12981 at http://nwpr.org Northwest Silver Mines To Remain Under Separate Ownership Neighboring Mines Clash As Stakes Rise In Silver Market http://nwpr.org/post/neighboring-mines-clash-stakes-rise-silver-market <p>Every time you buy a smartphone or a tablet, you&rsquo;re buying a little piece of silver inside. The expected global appetite for more and more silver-containing technology has spurred a corporate clash over mines in a remote corner of north Idaho. Tue, 31 Jul 2012 00:59:45 +0000 Jessica Robinson 12504 at http://nwpr.org Neighboring Mines Clash As Stakes Rise In Silver Market