Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


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    Yamana pounces on Extorre with US$404 million bid

    June 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Following a tumultuous four months that saw share prices plummet and development options narrow, Vancouver-based explorer Extorre Gold Mines found a solution to its problem in the form of Toronto-based producer Yamana Gold,…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Barkerville Gold completes purchase of Goldstream plant

    June 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Barkerville Gold Mines has made the final payment for the purchase of the Goldstream mill, tailings pond and related mineral leases though the acquisition of Bethlehem Resources. The last payment…

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    COPPER-GOLD MINING: Ivanhoe’s Osborne project makes first concentrate shipment

    June 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    AUSTRALIA – Ivanhoe Australia of Melbourne has made the first shipment of copper-gold concentrate from the Osborne project in northwest Queensland.

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    Mid-tier producers grapple with Peru’s growing pains

    June 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Peru is undoubtedly experiencing a mining boom of global proportions thanks to years of growth and increasing production. The country is currently the world’s No.2 copper producer, No.2 silver producer, No.6 gold producer,…

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    Balmoral accelerates the hunt in the Abitibi

    June 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Balmoral Resources’ hunt for a third elephant in close proximity to the Detour gold mine and the Canadian Malartic mine continues with its latest assays results.

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    GOLD MINING: Lake Shore to cut capex $15M to $20M

    June 13, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Lake Shore Gold of Toronto will cut its 2012 capital spending budget by $15 million to $20 million. The company assured investors that the cutback would not affect this year’s target to produce between 85,000 and 100,000…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Wesdome updates drilling at Kiena

    June 13, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s Wesdome Gold Mines is drilling high grades during the underground program at its Kiena gold mine in Val d’Or. At the Dubuisson North zone assays were 16.75 g/t over 12.5 metres, 10.65 g/t over 4.3 metres and…

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    Panoro continues to show promise in Peru

    June 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Panoro Minerals has over a dozen properties in Peru, but is putting its resources into exploring and developing two projects in the country’s southeastern corner.

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    GOLD MINING: McGarry ore processed at McAlpine mill

    June 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Armistice Resources has begun regular ore shipments from its McGarry gold mine 40 km east of Kirkland Lake to the McAlpine mill at Cobalt. The ore is being processed under the terms of a custom milling contract…

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    GOLD STUDY: Hosco deposit hosts 1.66M oz at Joanna project

    June 6, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Aurizon Mines of Vancouver has received a positive feasibility study confirming the Hosco deposit at the Joanna project 20 km east of Rouyn-Noranda hosts 1.66 million oz of gold. The study was prepare by BBA Inc. with…

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    GOLD RESOURCE: Timmins Porcupine West 43-101 updated

    June 6, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Explor Resources, with head offices in Rouyn-Noranda, QC, has updated the 43-101 estimate for its Timmins Porcupine West gold property located in Bristol and Ogden townships, 15 km from downtown Timmins. Contained gold in the…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Mill failure at Rice Lake

    June 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – San Gold Corp. of Winnipeg announced on June 4, 2012, that the mill at its Rice Lake mining complex in Bissett has been temporarily interrupted due to the failure of a ball mill pinion and related damage to the ball mill motor….