People

GOLD MINING

PEOPLE SENIOR WRITER EMILY STROHM TRAVELED TO CANADA’S YUKON TERRITORY IN THE HOPES OF STRIKING IT RICH WITH THE STARS OF DISCOVERY’S HIT SERIES GOLD RUSH
“Once you’ve done it a few thousand times, it loses a bit of its fun,” says Schnabel, who first began mining at 16.

Mining for gold is no easy task. Just accessing the remote claims outside of Dawson City, Canada, where the Discovery channel invited me to experience

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from People

People1 min readPop Culture
Stories to Make You Smile!
HIGHLAND, MICH. Nine-year-old Alaina Holdread says that she has “loved pigs since I was 2.” So she was thrilled to get her own “mini pig,” Daisy, from a Rural King farm and home store in 2017. As it turns out, Daisy is now 150 lbs.—and growing. While
People1 min readPop Culture
StarTracks
Two days after visiting the London Ambulance Service 111 control room (inset) to discuss the coronavirus crisis, Prince William and Princess Kate shared a previously unseen family photo (with Princess Charlotte and Prince George) to mark Mother’s Day
People4 min readPop Culture
Kenny Rogers 1938-2020: Goodbye to a Country Giant
Raspy and smoldering, with Texas swagger and Nashville soul, Kenny Rogers’s tenor was one of the most recognizable to ever hit radio. It became a leading voice in country music for some 40 years. Rogers, with his everyman modesty and rock star poetry