KNX On Your Corner: Irwindale Mining

Irwindale is known for many things: the speedway, a brewery – and yes, mountains of rock.


The mission statement for Deep Space Industries calls for the space exploration community to "harness the power of a new age of information to locate, explore, harvest and utilize the vast numbers of asteroids in Earth's community". (credit: DSI)

Westside Firm Aims For Asteroid-Mining Space Mission

Santa Monica-based Deep Space Industries is working toward the world’s first fleet of commercial asteroid-prospecting spacecraft by 2015.


John Arthur Walthall (courtesy FBI)

Eccentric OC Man Sentenced For $5.5M Gold Mining Scheme

John Arthur Walthall swindled an elderly couple out of millions and used it to pay off debt, pay for his son’s film school and buy a hyperbaric oxygen chamber.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/01/2012