Canadian Mining Journal


  • SILVER-GOLD: Vancouver miners merge to lead exploration

    January 8, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Defiance Silver Corp. and ValOro Resources have just created a combined company that keeps the name Defiance Silver Corp., following a friendly merger under the Business Corporations Act of British Columbia. In a media statement, the Vancouver-based miners describe

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    GOLD: Juggernaut drills new gold zone at Midas

    January 8, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Juggernaut Exploration has discovered a new gold zone on its Midas gold property in northwestern B.C. after drilling 6.85 g/t gold over 9 metres from 35 metres downhole. The company was following up on results from an induced

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    GOLD: Osisko hits 2,223 g/t over 2.0 metres at Windfall

    January 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s Osisko Mining reports a bonanza – 2,223 g/t gold over 2.0 metres – intersection in zone 27 at its Windfall Lake gold project in the James Bay region, 200 km northeast of Val d’Or. The company began

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    GOLD: Osisko begins share buyback and cuts debt

    January 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Osisko Gold Royalties has begun a $100 million share buyback program with an initial investment of $9.8 million towards its normal course issuer bid. The company purchased 849,480 shares at an average price of $11.56 per share during

  • Victoria’s Eagle clears construction hurdles

    January 3, 2019 by David Perri

    At more than 60% built, construction has been unfolding mostly as planned at Victoria Gold’s (TSXV: VIT) Eagle gold project in the Yukon, according to president and CEO John McConnell. “Mother Nature has been the biggest nuisance,” McConnell says in

  • EXPLORATION: Firefox Gold goes public, identifies new targets

    January 3, 2019 by Northern Miner staff

    Newly public Finland gold explorer Firefox Gold recently identified five new gold targets on its Jeesio gold project in Northern Finland’s central Lapland greenstone belt after compiling samples in its geochemical database. The 2,751-sample Jeesio database contains 838 new till

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    Stratabound hits targets in first-ever drill program at Golden Culvert

    January 2, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    When Stratabound Minerals (TSXV: SB) CEO Kim Tyler told people he wanted to drill Golden Culvert as soon as possible after optioning the Yukon project in October 2017, many suggested that he should do some geophysics before punching holes into the ground.

  • COBALT: ePower Metals buys Magenta project in Mexico

    January 2, 2019 by staff

    Junior ePower Metals has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Exploracion Auramex S.A. de C.V. and its Magenta cobalt project from Bowering Projects. The Magenta project is located in Sinaloa, northwestern Mexico, and consists of five claims totalling

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    New mines coming to Yukon, NWT and BC

    January 1, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    Gold, copper, cobalt, silver, zinc, lead and bismuth producers on horizon

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    GOLD: Eastmain extends Percival find, outlines winter drilling

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Eastmain Resources of Toronto has the results for five holes drilled late this year at the Percival discovery, part of the Clearwater property in the James Bay region in the northern part of the province. The Percival find

  • GOLD: Nighthawk updates progress on road near Indin Lake project

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Nighthawk Gold of Toronto is eagerly awaiting the construction of a 97 km all weather, gravel road from about 40 km south of Behchoko to the community of Whati. The company’s flagship Indin Lake exploration project would

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    Outlook Snapshot: Eight juniors with plans for a busy 2019

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The junior exploration and development scene is still in high gear in North America, with many juniors planning for extensive work programs in 2019 at precious and base metal projects across the Americas. Here is a look at eight such