Canadian Mining Journal


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    COPPER-GOLD: Braveheart closer to restarting Bull River

    May 20, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Braveheart Resources, the company working on bringing back to life the Bull River project, has received a positive system impact study from B.C.’s hydro and power authority (BCH) on its planned reconnection to grid power at a proposed load

  • GOLD: Newmont restarts mines as coronavirus restrictions ease

    May 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – With restrictions on mining due to the coronavirus pandemic starting to ease, Newmont is back on track with all but one of its mines – Musselwhite in northern Ontario – slated to resume full operations in the coming

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    GOLD: Fiore updates resource for Golden Eagle

    May 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WASHINGTON – Fiore Gold has released an updated resource estimate for its wholly owned Golden Eagle project, within the past-producing Republic/Eureka mining district. Measured and indicated resources are now at 45.4 million tonnes grading 1.38 g/t gold and 6.44 g/t

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    GOLD: Amex hits new vein at Perron

    May 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Amex Exploration has released drill results from the Eastern Gold zone (EGZ) and Grey Cat zone (GCZ) at its wholly owned Perron property. At the EGZ, Amex drilled a wedge hole off of a prior intercept; this drillhole

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    Corvus Gold finds new zone below Mother Lode deposit

    May 19, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Corvus Gold (TSXV: KOR; US-OTC: CORVF) has discovered a new gold mineralized zone below the company’s Mother Lode deposit, located 165 km northwest of Las Vegas in the Walker Lane gold belt in Nevada. Discovery hole 19-123CT, in the deposit’s Central

  • Silvercorp amends Guyana merger terms with improved offer

    May 19, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    TORONTO – Silvercorp Metals and Guyana Goldfields have agreed to amend the terms of their merger arrangement, which would see Silvercorp making a significantly higher offer than the previously announced $105 million deal. The parties came to a new agreement following receipt

  • GOLD: Moneta Porcupine grows Windjammer South

    May 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Stepout drilling is expanding Moneta Porcupine Mines‘ Windjammer South deposit, part of its Golden Highway project, 110 km east of Timmins. The company released assays for four drill holes totalling 2,115 metres from the project that extended gold

  • GOLD: Iamgold cuts 9.8 metres of 27.8 g/t gold at Rouyn project

    May 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Iamgold has reported results from its 2020 drill program at the Rouyn project, near Rouyn-Noranda, including a 9.8-metre interval of 27.8 g/t gold starting at 195 metres downhole. The star intercept, which was drilled in the Lac Gamble

  • The Northern Miner Podcast – episode 186: Newmont ‘well-positioned’ to weather economic storm

    May 13, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    This episode features excerpts from Newmont’s May 5, 2020, conference call. Newmont president and CEO Tom Palmer discusses how the company is dealing with the coronavirus and its impact on mining operations. He also explains how the company’s “long-term value

  • GOLD: RNC solidifies focus on gold with new project, name change

    May 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – RNC Minerals is making its status as a gold-focused company official, announcing the acquisition of a third gold project in Australia, and proposing a name change to Karora Resources. RNC already operates the Beta Hunt and Higginsville gold

  • GOLD: Great Bear raises $33M in upsized bought deal, expands Dixie Limb at depth

    May 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Great Bear Resources is raising $33 million in an upsized (from $20 million previously) bought deal private placement. The syndicate of underwriters is led by Canaccord Genuity, with Great Bear issuing 1.47 million flow-through shares at $17 per

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    GOLD: Wesdome drills high grades at Kiena Deep A zone

    May 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Wesdome Gold Mines has released drill results from the past-producing Kiena mine complex in Val d’Or. The drill highlights include 3 metres of 108.2 g/t gold, 5.2 metres of 47.8 g/t gold and 12.4 metres of 41.3 g/t