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Shawn Pomrenke brands Kelly brothers ‘Tweedledum and Tweedledee’ on Bering Sea Gold

Bering Sea Gold star Shawn Pomrenke has branded his co-stars the Kelly brothers as like ‘Tweedledum and Tweedledee’. The miner, dubbed “Mr. Gold” made the comment in footage filmed for the Discovery show. It came after fellow miner Emily Riedel arrived at his digging location at the Bluff in Alaska to ask him if he minded her setting up an operation there as well. Shawn’s rivals the Kelly brothers — Kris and Andy — are already there. He says of Emily prospecting there too: “I don’t like it but can’t really stop anybody from going down there. I don’t mind...read more
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Bering Sea Gold Season 9 Premiere: What We Learned

Miners who have left their lives in the city to pursue their dreams of finding their fortunes in the region of Nome, Alaska, embark on a new life. There are those who succeed and those who find only a hard life fraught with disappointment. The gold is still there and it remains until some fortunate prospector locates it. This is the dream and it is within the grasp of those who have the perseverance, skill and a little luck in finding it. “Bering Sea Gold” is a series that follows the life of Shawn Pomrenke as he moves ahead with

Bering Sea Gold Season 9 Premiere: What We Learned
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Shawn Pomrenke vs. Kris Kelly: Bering Sea Gold stars at war in new season

Shawn Pomrenke and Kris Kelly are at war as Bering Sea Gold returns for its latest season — as their teams battle to find a fortune under the ice at a remote Alaskan area known as The Bluff. The premiere episode sees a claim by Shawn for exclusive rights to mine the area denied. That means anyone willing and able to make the journey to the uninhabitable location with a dredge can head there to try and find the motherlode. Mining rival Kris leaps at the opportunity and heads to the area despite having just shoddy equipment and his father...read more
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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Shawn Pomrenke

There is absolutely nothing that can’t be, somehow, translated into a reality television series. That, in itself, is not that amazing. What is amazing is the fact that there will always be an audience for the reality show when it hits television. This is likely because of two things. First, there is rarely something that someone is doing or a lifestyle that someone is living that other people can’t relate to. Second, there are those people in the world who love to live vicariously through others. One show that has definitely piqued the interest of television viewers is , a

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Shawn Pomrenke
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Bering Sea Gold is back as crews brave iciest of waters in hunt for mega riches

Bering Sea Gold is back tonight with an all-new season — as crews brave the iciest of waters in a search for mega riches. The first episode, titled Virgin Ground, sees Shawn Pomrenke — aka Mr Gold — continuing the hunt for a multi-million dollar fortune. There is $14million worth of it under the icy waters near Nome, Alaska, and Bering Sea Gold’s fortune-chasers will do anything to get it. This season Shawn is taking things to the next level with a super-sized barge which is far bigger than his old one the Christine Rose. Shawn hopes his new mining grounds will...read more
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‘Bering Sea Gold': First Look at the Frigid New Season (Exclusive Video)

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‘Bering Sea Gold': First Look at the Frigid New Season (Exclusive Video)
Think you have a contentious relationship with your boss? On the upcoming season of Discovery’s “Bering Sea Gold,” Shawn Pomrenke makes his competition an off-season offer they can’t refuse — though three of them may live to regret actually accepting employment. Vernon Adkison, Zeke Tenhoff and Emily Riedel plan to break through the thick ice and mine on “Mr. Gold’s” 160-acre claim of virgin sea floor. It’s all on the up-and-up, as Pomrenke will get 20 percent of his guests’ gold, as well as their valuable Gps coordinates for hot spots. He personally thinks there’s $14 million of
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‘Bering Sea Gold’ Finale: Shawn Attacks Derek’s Boat for Invading His Claim (Exclusive Video)

‘Bering Sea Gold’ Finale: Shawn Attacks Derek’s Boat for Invading His Claim (Exclusive Video)
Pro underwater mining tip: Don’t mess with the guy who has a giant excavator on his boat. In the above “Bering Sea Gold” season finale clip, which is exclusive to TheWrap, Shawn Pomrenke loses it when he discovers rival Derek McLarty’s been diving — and dredging — on his claim. The start-up miner allegedly stole some coordinates from Pomrenke’s Gps, and tried to swipe gold while the powerful Pomrenke was out digging at the Bluff. Unfortunately, the Christine Rose returned early after striking out elsewhere, catching McLarty’s High Noon in the thieving process. That’s when all hell breaks lose,
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'Bering Sea Gold' finale: Watch the Christine Rose and the Au Grabber face off

In this exclusive clip from Friday's (Feb. 21), episode of Discovery's "Bering Sea Gold," the veteran father-son team of Steve and Shawn Pomrenke of the Christine Rose face off in a race for the gold with rookie Hank Schimschat of the Au Grabber.

Who hits gold immediately and who's still looking? More important, which dredge winds up on top at the end of the hour?

Here's the beginning of the story ...
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'Bering Sea Gold' Star -- Busted for DUI ... Again

  • TMZ
A star on Discovery Channel's "Bering Sea Gold: Under the Ice" has been popped for DUI ... again ... after driving at breakneck speeds and blowing almost twice the legal limit ... TMZ has learned.Shawn Pomrenke was busted in Nome, Alaska ... it happened last month but we just learned of it.Shawn was barreling down the highway at 102 Mph ... switching lanes without signaling according to the police report.And get this ... cops say he blew a
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'Bering Sea Gold' Season 3 premiere: Emily Riedel takes charge

After a brief run of "Bering Sea Gold: Under the Ice," which saw the gold-seekers of Nome, Alaska, boring through ice and plunging into frigid Bering Sea water in search of fortune, Discovery takes us back to summer in the Far North.

The regular dredging season is underway in full as "Bering Sea Gold" premieres its third season at 10 p.m. Et Friday, Dec. 13, Discovery tells Zap2it.

The winter season took a toll on all the crews, with nobody making out as well as they'd hoped. Summer brings change on many fronts. Here's a look at what the dredgers will be facing:

Christine Rose: The father-son team of Shawn and Steve Pomrenke is used to being top dog, but this year, Shawn faces a tough new rival on another dredge.Wild Ranger: After leveraging everything he has for two years with mixed results, Vernon Adkinson has now bought
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'Bering Sea Gold' Star Shawn Pomrenke -- Arrested for DUI

  • TMZ
One of the stars of the new Discovery Channel show "Bering Sea Gold" has been arrested on suspicion of DUI -- after allegedly backing into a pedestrian and fleeing the scene, TMZ has learned.Shawn Pomrenke -- who is the co-owner of the biggest gold dredge on the show -- was arrested on December 9th in Nome, Alaska and subsequently booked on four counts ... DUI, failing to return to the scene of an accident, driving without insurance,
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