Canadian Mining Journal


  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Altiplano considers magnetic separation for Farellon ore

    April 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Altiplano Metals of Edmonton, Alta., is considering a magnetic separation plant for its Farellon copper-gold project near La Serena. The company says that copper recoveries from low grade mineralized material went up following magnetite separation. Two 100-kg low

  • News

    GOLD: Harte Gold completes feasibility study on Sugar mine

    April 8, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ONTARIO – Harte Gold Corp. has completed a feasibility study on its Sugar mine, which started commercial production in White River in January. The feasibility study incorporates improvements to the indicated mineral resources and reserves since the preliminary economic assessment

  • News

    GOLD: Pretium ramps up Brucejack, updates resources

    April 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Everything appears to be on the way up at the Brucejack gold mine 65 km north of Stewart. Owner Pretium Resources of Vancouver says that includes the planned ramp-up of production, underground exploration, and resource numbers. The

  • News

    GOLD: Americas Silver gets US$42.5M boost from Sandstorm

    April 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Sandstorm Gold Royalties is making an investment of US$42.5 million in Americas Silver Corp., owner of the Relief Canyon gold mine 160 km northeast of Reno. The investment includes a US$25 million gold stream and royalty on the

  • News

    GOLD: Anaconda preps for feasibility at Goldboro

    April 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NOVA SCOTIA – New assays from four holes Anaconda Mining drilled as part of its metallurgical drill program at its Goldboro gold project confirm the continuity of several high grade zones over as much as 40 metres. The drilling focused on the

  • News

    GOLD: GFG Resources discovers new zone at Pen project

    April 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – GFG Resources of Saskatoon, Sask., says its inaugural 2018 drill program discovered a new gold zone at the 100% owned Pen gold project 50 km southwest of Timmins. The new find was made at the Crawford target in

  • News

    GOLD: Casa Berardi reserves up 28% for Hecla

    April 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Hecla Mining Co., headquartered in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, has filed an updated resource estimate for the Casa Berardi gold mine 95 km north of La Sarre, in the Abitibi region. Using a gold price of US$1,200 per ounce,

  • News

    Corvus Gold chips away at North Bullfrog-Mother Lode

    April 2, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Before he founded International Tower Hill Mines (TSX: ITH; NYSE-AM: THM) in the mid-2000s and discovered the Livengood deposit in Alaska — a development project that now has an estimated 19.7 million oz. gold — Jeffrey Pontius worked for seven years as

  • News

    GOLD: Wesdome discovers new Falcon zone at Eagle River mine

    April 2, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ONTARIO – Drilling 100 metres to the west of the diorite that hosts Wesdome Gold Mines’ Eagle River mine in Ontario has encountered a new discovery zone called Falcon, the company reports. Surface exploration drilling returned 73.5 g/t gold over 1.3

  • News

    GOLD: Eldorado declares commercial production at Lamaque

    April 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Eldorado Gold Corp. of Vancouver declared commercial production on March 31 at its Lamaque gold mine near Val d’Or. This is the company’s first foray into gold mining in Canada. The Lamaque South project includes the Triangle gold

  • News

    B2Gold earmarks US$43M for global exploration

    April 1, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    B2Gold (TSX: BTO; NYSE-AM: BTG) was created as a junior exploration company in 2007, and since then it has grown to become an intermediate gold producer, with five mines in four countries. Last year production reached 953,504 oz. gold – a

  • News

    GOLD: Alamos sells Metalla US$8 million royalty portfolio

    April 1, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    TORONTO – Alamos Gold will sell a portfolio of 18 royalties on assets not owned by Alamos to Metalla Royalty and Streaming for US$8 million in Metalla shares. The portfolio includes a 2% net smelter returns royalty (NSR) on Agnico Eagle Mine’s El Realito