Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


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    VMS RESOURCE: Initial report issues for Paragon’s Lemarchant deposit

    January 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Vancouver-based Paragon Minerals has released the first 43-101-compliant resource estimate for the Lemarchant volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit on its South Talley Pond property. The deposit is located 20 km of Teck’s Duck…

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    BASE METAL & GOLD EXPLORATION: Virginia Mines drilling budget is $20-M this year

    January 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC CITY – Northern Quebec is going to attract a lot of exploration activity this year, if the plans of Virginia Mines are anything to go by. The junior has a 2012 drilling budget of over $20 million. Programs are planned for projects in the…

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    GOLD-COPPER RESOURCE: Maiden estimate puts Freegold Mountain at 3.7M oz Au

    January 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – The Revenue deposit at the Freegold Mountain project 200 km northwest of Whitehorse may contain as many as 3.7 million oz of gold, according to the maiden resource estimate released by owner Northern Freegold Resources of Vancouver.

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    GOLD RESOURCE: Multi-million ounces estimated at Golden Highway

    January 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Moneta Porcupine Mines of Timmins, ON, has filed a 43-101 report for its Windjammer South, Southwest and 55 zones at its Golden Highway project east of Timmins. The total indicated resource is 33.5 million tonnes at 1.00 g/t Au plus…

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    INFRASTRUCTURE: Power line coming to Maverick gold project

    January 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Auriga Gold of Toronto has signed a service agreement with Manitoba Hydro to provide electric grid power to Auriga’s Maverick gold project near Flin Flon. The cost of the sub-station and running the power line from Sherridon to the…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Seabee L62 zone yields 195.06 g/t Au

    January 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – Claude Resources of Saskatoon reported recent drilling results from the L62 discovery as high as 195.06 g/t Au over a true width of 2.29 metres from hole U11-651 at the Seabee gold mine 125 km northeast of La Ronge. The drilling…

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    GOLD MINING: More records set at St Andrew, Osisko

    January 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO and QUEBEC – Toronto-based St Andrew Goldfields produced a record amount of gold in Q4 2011 The 22,350 oz of gold is a 12% increase from Q3. The company operates the Holt, Holloway and Hislop mines in the Kirkland Lake region of Ontario.

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Simpler flowsheet increases economics for NICO plant

    January 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, ON, says the results of a mini-pilot plant test conducted on ore from its NICO gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper project near Mazenod Lake, NT, point toward a simplified flowsheet and improved…

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    GOLD MINING: Aurizon posts record gold output

    January 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Aurizon Mines posted record gold output during 2011 – 163,845 oz, up 16% over 2010 – and it plans to produce between 155,000 and 160,000 oz of gold this year. Its flagship asset is the Casa Berardi mine 95 km north of La Sarre, QC.

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    GOLD MINING: San Gold, Timmins Gold set quarterly production records

    January 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA and ONTARIO – Two of Canada’s smaller gold miners, San Gold of Winnipeg and Timmins Gold of Vancouver, have reached record levels of gold ounces produced during the last quarter of 2011.

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    GOLD-COPPER STUDY: Abacus files Ajax feasibility

    January 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Abacus Mining and Exploration of Vancouver has filed its feasibility study for the Ajax gold-copper mine 10 km southwest of Kamloops. The study supports a 60,000-t/d open pit mine and conventional concentrator that would…

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    COPPER MINING: Rambler signs off-take agreement for Ming concentrates

    January 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Rambler Metals and Mining of Baie Verte, NL, has signed its first off-take agreement for the copper concentrates from its Ming copper-gold mine and mill on the Baie Verte Peninsula. Transamine Trading, a global metals sourcing,…