Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


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    GOLD: Great Bear drills high grades at Dixie Lake project

    August 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Great Bear Resources says it has made a significant high grade gold discovery in the Hinge zone at the Dixie Lake gold project 24 km southwest of Red Lake. The new Hinge zone intercepts occur at less

  • Editorial: Gold, copper declines start to bite

    August 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The dog days of summer are upon us in North America, and this year for the mining industry the biggest dogs are gold and copper — the two leading precious and base metals, which have seen precipitous price drops in

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    GOLD-COPPER: ATAC tracks down high grade mineralization at Rau

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based ATAC Resources reports that it has discovered gold and copper skarn at the Bobcat target. Bobcat is within the Rau project at the western end of the Rackla gold property 55 km northeast of Keno City in

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    GOLD: Seabridge turns attention to Quartz Rise target at Iskut project

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto’s Seabridge Gold is turning its attention to the Quartz Rise high grade gold target on its Iskut property 110 km northwest of Stewart. Drilling occurred at Quartz Rise for the first time last year and confirmed

  • Osisko Mining to acquire Beaufield Resources

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Osisko Mining (TSX:OSK) is stitching together a larger land package around its Windfall project in northern Quebec with its proposed $17.5 million all-share acquisition of Beaufield Resources (TSXV: BFD). Beaufield’s Urban property is adjacent to Osisko’s Windfall project in the Abitibi greenstone belt.

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    AngloGold terminates JV with Equinox

    August 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) has terminated the earn-in joint venture at Equinox Gold’s (TSXV: EQX; US-OTC: EQXGF) Aurizona gold mine project in northeastern Brazil. Equinox now has a 100% interest in the project. AngloGold spent US$9 million on exploration activities at Aurizona

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    GOLD: Skeena drills 13.80 g/t over 18 metres at former Snip mine

    August 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources has received the final assays from phase two drilling at the former Snip gold mine in this province’s Golden Triangle. The company is preparing a maiden resource estimate for the  project. Highlights of the

  • McEwen Mining borrows US$50M for Gold Bar construction

    August 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    McEwen Mining (TSX: MUX; NYSE: MUX) has closed a US$50 million senior secured three-year term loan first announced in late May, with the funds earmarked for completion of construction at the company’s new Gold Bar gold mine in Nevada, and for

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    PRECIOUS METALS: San Dimas sale pushes Wheaton Q2 earnings to $318M

    August 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Wheaton Precious Metals reports that it had net earnings of $318 million (all U.S. dollars)  in Q2 2018, including the $246 million gain on the sale of the San Dimas silver stream. The company reported record gold production

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    GOLD: Silver Range explores Pilbara-style target

    August 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Silver Range Resources of Vancouver has been tracing mineralization that is strikingly similar to that found in the Pilbara region of Australia and the Witwatersrand in South Africa, but these targets are on its Tree River property in

  • GOLD: Gold Fields restructures South Deep operation

    August 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AFRICA – Johannesburg-based Gold Fields has announced a restructuring at its South Deep gold mine. The mine, located 45 km southwest of Johannesburg in the Witwatersrand Basin, has been a challenging operation since Gold Fields purchased it from Barrick

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    Pretium reaches steady-state production on schedule

    August 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pretium Resources’ (TSX: PVG) flagship asset, the Brucejack gold mine in northwestern British Columbia, reached steady-state production on schedule in the second quarter of 2018, one year after the mine’s first gold pour. In the first half of 2018, Brucejack