UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
____________________
 
FORM 8-K
 
Current Report
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  March 31, 2021

HECLA MINING COMPANY
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware
001-08491
77-0664171
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
  (Commission File Number) (IRS Employer Identification No.)
 
6500 North Mineral Drive, Suite 200
Coeur D'Alene, Idaho 83815-9408
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(208) 769-4100
Registrant's telephone number, including area code


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

  Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

Title of each class
Trading Symbol(s)
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock
HL
New York Stock Exchange
Preferred Stock
HL-PB
New York Stock Exchange

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐



Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

In the news release included herein as Exhibit 99.1, Hecla Mining Company (the “Company”) announced it will release another webcast in a series that will provide additional information on the Company, silver, and the industry.  The webcast will be available on the Company’s website at www.hecla-mining.com and various social media platforms. The information contained in item 7.01 of this Form 8-K shall be deemed furnished, not filed.

Item 9.01  Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)  Exhibits

  Exhibit    
 
Number
 
Description
       
 
 
104
 
 
 
 
Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as Inline XBRL and contained in Exhibit 101).
 
*  Furnished herewith



SIGNATURE


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

  HECLA MINING COMPANY  
     
     
       

By:
/s/ David C. Sienko  
    David C. Sienko  
   
Vice President and General Counsel
 
       

Dated:  March 31, 2021