Canadian Mining Journal


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    GOLD-SILVER: Pacific Bay cuts 2 g/t Au, 13.71 g/t Ag at Weaver Lake

    August 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – With the results from the first hole drilled last year at the Weaver Lake gold property, Vancouver-based Pacific Bay Minerals is encouraged that it assayed 2.00 g/t gold and 13.71 g/t silver over a core length of

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    Americas Silver plans year-end gold production at Relief Canyon

    August 12, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Americas Silver (TSX: USA; NYSE: USAS) expects to start producing gold before year-end at its fully funded Relief Canyon project in Nevada, 153 km northeast of Reno. The mine will produce about 91,000 oz. gold per year over a 5.6 year

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    GOLD: Lundin expects Fruta del Norte’s first pour in Q4 2019

    August 12, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ECUADOR – When reporting its operational and financial results for the second quarter of 2019, Lundin Gold announced that it expects first gold production from the Fruta del Norte project in Ecuador to be delivered in the fourth quarter of

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    GOLD: Avesoro suspends operations at Youga mine after security breach

    August 12, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – Avesoro Resources has temporarily suspended operations at its Youga gold mine in Burkina Faso and moved all staff to the capital Ouagadougou as a precautionary measure, after a group of armed artisanal miners overran the camp and tried

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    GOLD: Golden Predator advances Brewery Creek on higher gold price

    August 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Golden Predator Mining says the higher price of gold is good reason to advance the reopening of the former Brewery Creek gold mine 55 km east of Dawson City. The exploration program being stepped up and heavy

  • GOLD: Eastmain options high-grade project to Benz Mining

    August 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Eastmain Resources has optioned one of its three gold projects in Quebec’s James Bay region to junior Benz Mining. The past-producing Eastmain project has indicated resources of 899,000 tonnes grading 8.19 g/t gold, 0.13% copper and 8 g/t silver. Inferred

  • GOLD: Pure Gold lands US$90M for Madsen construction

    August 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO — Six months after delivering a positive feasibility study for its Madsen gold project in Red Lake, Ont., Pure Gold Mining has landed a US$90-million financing to bring it into production. The junior is targeting the end of 2020

  • GOLD: Moneta, Washgoshig First Nation ink exploration pact

    August 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Moneta Porcupine Mines and the Washgoshig First Nation have signed an exploration agreement to promote a co-operative and mutually respectful relationship that covers Moneta’s activities on its claims at the Golden Highway property. Any further claims that Moneta

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    GOLD: Semafo revises 2019 guidance after Mana pit wall failure

    August 7, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – Semafo has cut 2019 production guidance for its Mana mine in Burkina Faso by 40,000 to 50,000 oz. of gold, following a wall failure in the northern part of the Wona pit on Aug. 2. The intermediate gold

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    GOLD: Hecla finds more high grade lenses at Casa Berardi

    August 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Hecla Mining, based in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, has up to six underground drills turning at its Casa Berardi gold project 95 km north of La Sarre. The campaign is paying off with the discovery of several high grade

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    Local blockade halts OceanaGold’s Didipio mine in the Philippines

    August 6, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    OceanaGold (TSX: OGC; ASX: OGC) has suspended underground mining at its Didipio gold-copper mine on the island of Luzon in the Philippines due to restraints imposed by the provincial government of Nueva Vizcaya. Local government units have impeded access to the

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    GOLD: Klondike Gold stock hits 12-month high on bonanza grade drill results

    August 6, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    YUKON – Klondike Gold released on Tuesday results from nine of the 12 drill holes testing the Nugget zone at its Klondike district property, where high grade gold mineralization has been found. Klondike’s shares surged by more than 10% Tuesday morning