Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


  • Feature

    Western Copper Corp

    January 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    estern Copper’s mountain-side airstrip is the first taste of spectacular things to come for visitors to the company’s Casino property. After landing on an upward slope looking skywards, visitors are soon distracted by the peripheral view of the…

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    ATAC Resources Ltd

    January 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    A new, cottage-like setting for its camp and excellent diamond drill results combined to make life at ATAC Resources’ site in the Keno Hill Mining District very enjoyable in 2010.

  • Feature

    Kaminak Gold Corp

    January 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ontrary to what some may think, Kaminak Gold’s Coffee Gold Project and the names of its 11 gold discovery zones (Espresso, Americano, Supremo, Macchiato, Cappuccino, Mocha, Java, Arabica, Double Doublel, Latte, and Kona) were not dreamt up at a…

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    Biggest & Best Yet?

    January 1, 2011 by Bill Braden

    An old saw in the mining trade goes that “tomorrow’s mine might be right next door to yesterday’s.” If that holds, a Barrenlands gold deposit with historic roots and keen owners could become the next and largest mining operation in Canada’s…

  • News

    GOLD MILLING: Jolu mill starts up at La Ronge mine

    December 23, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – The refurbished Jolu mill at the La Ronge gold project belonging to Golden Band Resources of Saskatoon has started up. It is processing high grade stockpiled material from the Roy Lloyd mine (Bingo deposit). The mill is now…

  • BENEFIT AGREEMENT: Detour Gold, Wahgoshig ink deal for Detour Lake project

    December 22, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO  – Detour Gold Corp. of Toronto and Wahgoshig First Nation (WFN) have signed an impact benefit agreement with respect to the development and operation of the company’s Detour Lake gold mine about 180 km northeast of Cochrane. Both…

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    COPPER-GOLD DEVELOPMENT: Western Copper raises $23-M for Casino and Carmacks projects

    December 22, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Western Copper of Vancouver has closed a bought deal financing and over-allotment worth $23 million with which to advance its Casino and Carmacks projects. Each unit (priced at $2.45) consisted of one common share and one-half of one…

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    SURVEY: Gold prices and output to go higher in 2011, PwC

    December 21, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Despite the current strength in the price of gold, mining companies in Canada and globally are predicting high gold prices to continue throughout 2011, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers’ 2010 Global Gold Price Survey Report released…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Bulk sampling begins at Rubicon’s Phoenix project

    December 21, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Rubicon Minerals has begun bulk sampling of the F2 gold system at its Phoenix project near Red Lake. The area from which the sample is being taken lies approximately 300 metres below surface and was defined by 18 drill…

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    GOLD RESOURCE: Drilling allows Marathon to make initial Valentine Lake estimate

    December 16, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Marathon Gold Corp. of Toronto has made the initial measured and indicated resource estimate for its Valentine Lake gold project in the central part of the province. M&I resources are 3.3 million tonnes with a grade of 2.6…

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    CORPORATE UPDATE: Agnico-Eagle future holds 1.5 million oz in 2014

    December 16, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Agnico-Eagle Mines is wrapping up a very successful 2010 and looking forward with anticipation to 2011 and beyond. The company expects gold production to increase 18% next year to between 1.13 million and 1.23 million oz of gold….

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    PERSPECTIVE – Greens want Olympic Dam expanded without uranium recovery

    December 15, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SOUTH AUSTRALIA – The Australian Greens, that country’s political party of the environmental persuasion, wants BHP Billiton to expand its Olympic Dam copper-uranium-gold-silver mine but not mine the uranium component of the ore.