Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


  • News

    Lucky Friday shaft project to drive higher silver output for Hecla

    April 8, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    After completing and ramping up the #4 Shaft project at its Lucky Friday mine in Idaho, U.S.-focused silver and gold producer Hecla Mining (NYSE: HL) produced 3.5 million oz. of silver in the first quarter, a 7% and 11% increase

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    Troilus expands Southwest zone on strike and downdip

    April 8, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Drilling at the Southwest zone, 2.5 km southwest of the main mineral corridor, at Troilus Gold’s (TSX: TLG) project in Quebec has stepped out the 2019 discovery by over 400 metres along strike and by up to 450 metres downdip.

  • Prime Mining raising $25M for Los Reyes in Mexico

    April 7, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Prime Mining (TSXV: PRYM) has announced a $25-million bought deal private placement to advance its Los Reyes gold-silver project in Mexico’s Sinaloa state. Desjardins Capital Markets is the sole bookrunner and co-lead underwriter; the syndicate also includes TD Securities. The

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    Mason PEA suggests project could double Hudbay’s copper output

    April 6, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on Hudbay Minerals’ (TSX, NYSE: HBM) Mason porphyry copper project in Nevada outlines a large-scale open pit operation that could become the third-largest copper mine in the U.S., more than doubling the miner’s copper production.

  • Arizona Metals raising $15M to triple Kay Mine drilling to 75,000 metres

    April 5, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Toronto-based Arizona Metals (TSXV: AMC) has entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters, led by Stifel GMP and Clarus Securities, to raise $15 million. These funds are expected to allow the Arizona-focused explorer to triple its Kay Mine

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    Falco updates feasibility on low-cost Horne 5 gold project in Quebec

    March 25, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Quebec-focused developer Falco Resources (TSXV: FPC) has released the results of an updated feasibility study on a development of the Horne 5 deposit below the historic Horne mine in the Rouyn-Noranda area of Quebec. The study outlines a 15-year underground

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    Benchmark hits 107.8 metres of 2.59 g/t gold-equivalent at Lawyers

    March 24, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Drilling at the southern part of the Cliff Creek area at Benchmark Metals’ (TSXV: BNCH) Lawyers project in the Golden Triangle area in B.C. has hit broad zones of gold-silver mineralization and returned high-grade intercepts. The company is working towards

  • Troilus to acquire UrbanGold in all-share deal, grow Quebec land position

    March 23, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Troilus Gold (TSX: TLG) plans to expand its position in Quebec’s Frotet-Evans greenstone belt by 33% through an all-share acquisition of junior UrbanGold Minerals (TSXV: UGM). The two companies have entered into a definitive agreement with Troilus offering 0.3004 of

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    Foran reports wide copper intervals from McIlvenna Bay

    March 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With a feasibility study underway for its McIlvenna Bay copper-zinc project in eastern Saskatchewan, developer Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM) has released assay results for two infill holes. The holes were drilled as part of a 30,000-metre program and are expected

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    EnGold defines copper resources at Lac La Hache

    March 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    B.C.-focused explorer EnGold Mines (TSXV: EGM) has released copper-dominant resource estimates for the Spout and G1 carbonate replacement deposits (CRDs) at its Lac La Hache property in B.C.’s Cariboo region. Spout includes an open-pittable component of 6.5 million indicated tonnes

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    BeMetals starts PEA on South Mountain project

    March 17, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With an updated resource for its past-producing zinc-silver-gold-copper South Mountain project expected in April, BeMetals (TSXV: BMET) has also started a preliminary economic assessment (PEA), which is scheduled for completion by September. “These studies are part of the critical path

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    Surge updates resource for Berg deposit in B.C.

    March 17, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    After acquiring the option to earn up to a 70% interest in the Berg property in central B.C. last December, Surge Copper (TSXV: SURG) has now updated a historic resource estimate for the porphyry deposit. Measured and indicated resources at