Quartzburg, near Placerville, was home to the Gold Hill Mine for more than 70 years.
Quartzburg, near Placerville, was home to the Gold Hill Mine for more than 70 years. Photo provided by the Idaho Regional Center
Quartzburg, near Placerville, was home to the Gold Hill Mine for more than 70 years. Photo provided by the Idaho Regional Center

Chinese investments in an Idaho gold mine just one way the state hopes to revive its economy

August 08, 2010 12:00 AM