Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Hard work reaps windfall at Windfall Lake

    July 25, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Eagle Hill Exploration Corp. has updated the resource estimate for its Windfall Lake property in the Abitibi greenstone belt and reports large increases. Contained gold in the inferred resource is up 126% to 538,000 oz at a 31%…

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    PERSPECTIVE: Canada No.7 among global gold producers

    July 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    At 2,700 tonnes, the total amount of gold from all the world’s producers hit a new high in 2011, according to figures from the U.S. Geological Survey. The previous high was 2,600 tonnes in 2001.

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    GOLD DEVELOPMENT: Detour Lake connects to power grid

    July 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – One recent milestone in the construction of the Detour Lake open pit gold mine 185 km northeast of Cochrane was connecting the 230 kW electrical power transmission line to the grid on July 19, says owner Detour Gold of Toronto….

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    GOLD STUDY: Courageous Lake PFS predicts 6.5 million oz

    July 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Seabridge Gold of Toronto says the preliminary feasibility study for its Courageous Lake project 240 km northeast of Yellowknife estimates contained gold to be 6.5 million oz. It predicts average annual production…

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    GOLD RESOURCE: M & I numbers grow at Spanish Mountain

    July 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Spanish Mountain Gold, using a 0.20 g/t Au cut-off, reports substantial increases in contained gold at its advanced exploration project 70 km northeast of Williams Lake. In the measured category,…

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    GOLD STUDY: Treasury offers new numbers for Goliath

    July 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Treasury Metals has updated the preliminary economic assessment for its Goliath gold project 20 km east of Dryden. The assessment looked at a combined open pit and underground mine life of more than 10 years….

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: QMX reports results from Birch zone at Snow Lake

    July 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – QMX Gold Corp. (formerly Alexis Minerals) of Toronto has successfully completed a 7,194-metre surface drilling program in the Birch zone at the Snow Lake mine near the town of the same name. The most promising assay was 5.35…

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    GOLD MINING: Kirkland Lake raises $57.5M for expansion

    July 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold (KL Gold) has closed a private placement of 6% convertible unsecured subordinated debentures worth $57.5 million. The amount includes the overallotment taken up by the underwriters. The money will be used to…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Integra drills 945 g/t at Lamaque

    July 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Vancouver-based Integra Gold Corp. has drilled the highest grade intersections ever reported at the No.4 plug on its Lamaque advanced exploration gold project in Val d’Or. The highest grade was 945.00 g/t Au over 1.0 metre…

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    GOLD MILLING: Barkerville to process Bonanza Ledge ore at QR mill

    July 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Barkerville Gold Mines of Vancouver has received permission to treat ore from its Bonanza Ledge property at the existing QR mill southeast of Quesnel. About 40 jobs will be created at the mill.

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    COPPER EXPLORATION: Mag Copper reports results from Magusi deposit

    July 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Results of the winter drilling program at the Magusi River copper-zinc-silver-gold deposits 30 km northwest of Rouyn-Noranda are positive, reports Mag Copper of Toronto. Highlights include:

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    CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: Golden Predator, THFN update Brewery Creek deal

    July 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Golden Predator Corp. of Vancouver and Tr’ondék Hwëch’in First Nation (THFN) has updated the socio-economic accord for Golden Predator’s flagship Brewery Creek gold project 55 km east of Dawson City….