Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


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    GOLD: Grades good as Rubicon continues to drill at Phoenix deposit

    November 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – With good grades from drilling at its Phoenix gold project near Red Lake, Rubicon Minerals of Toronto is making plans to move its exploration program underground. The company completed 23,500 metres of drilling in October 2017, and although

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    Nevada green-lights McEwen Mining’s Gold Bar project

    November 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nevada has approved McEwen Mining’s (TSX: MUX; NYSE: MUX) final environmental impact statement (EIS) for its Gold Bar project and the company says it will start building the mine immediately. “Gold Bar is the first new gold mine in Nevada to

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    GOLD-COPPER: RNC likes high grades from Qiqavik property

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – RNC Minerals reports that the assays from the Qiqavik project show the association of high grade gold and copper mineralization in the Esperance West zone. The operator of the project is RNC’s 55% owned subsidiary, Orford Mining Corp.

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    Asanko cuts 2018 production guidance

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Asanko Gold (TSX: AKG; NYSE-MKT: AKG) is not going to meet its 2018 production guidance at its mine in Ghana, the company stated on the back of a site visit to the West African operation. In an updated technical presentation posted

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    GOLD: Monarques to treat bulk sample from Wallbridge’s Fenelon project

    November 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold of Montreal and Wallbridge Mining of Toronto have signed a custom milling contract for a 35,000-tonnes bulk sample from Wallbridge’s Fenelon gold project. The property is 75 km west-northwest of Matagami, at Monarques’ Camflo mill about

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    GOLD-COPPER: StrikePoint outlines regional trend at PDM property

    November 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver’s StrikePoint Gold has outlined what it calls a new regional scale structural trend that links the PDM, Golden-Oly and Nordic properties. The company is calling it the “Seven Wonders Trend”, and it stretches over 78 km. Samples

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    COPPER-GOLD: Altiplano begins development, bulk sampling at former Farellon mine

    November 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Altiplano Minerals of Edmonton, Alta., and joint venture partner with Comet Exploration have advanced plans at the historic Farellon copper-gold mine near the town of La Serena. The project is located in the coastal iron-ore-copper-gold belt that hosts

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    ‘Credible threat’: Blockade escalates at Torex Gold’s El Limon-Guajes mine

    November 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    An illegal blockade of Torex Gold Resources‘ (TSX: TXG) El Limon-Guajes mine in Mexico that started in the first week of November turned uglier on Monday when 35 people – 25% of whom are unknown to the company – entered the mine site and threatened

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    GOLD: Falco chooses Sandvik to supply Horne 5 mining fleet

    November 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Falco Resources of Montreal has signed a $60-million agreement to purchase the mining fleet for the Horne 5 underground gold project from Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology. The project, located in Rouyn-Noranda, could produce its first gold in

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    GOLD: Sage pours first doré bar from Clavos mine

    November 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Sage Gold of Toronto says the first doré bar has been poured using the first bulk sample material from the Clavos gold mine 45 km northeast of Timmins. The ore was treated at the Stock mill owned by

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    COBALT-GOLD: Fortune mulls 20-30% bump in NICO output

    November 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, Ont., is considering a 20% to 30% increase in the output from its NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. The 2014 feasibility study will be updated to an annual production of

  • GOLD-ZINC: Osisko invests $65M in Aquila

    November 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Osisko Gold Royalties of Montreal is making an investment worth US$65 million in Aquila Resources that owns the Back Forty gold-zinc development stage project in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Osisko has agreed to acquire approximately 49.2 million units of