Canadian Mining Journal


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    COPPER-ZINC: Laurion enjoys high grades of first assays from CRK veins at Ishkoday

    September 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Laurion Mineral Exploration of Toronto has released the first assays from the CRK sulphide veins at Ishkoday. The project is wholly owned and located 220 km northeast of Thunder Bay. The company stripped selected outcrops and performed channel

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    ZINC: Cardiac Creek returns high grades for ZincX

    September 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    British Columbia – Following up on a positive preliminary economic assessment (PEA) completed last year, ZincX Resources has released more high-grade drill results from exploration at its Cardiac Creek zinc-lead-silver project in northwestern B.C. The company, which until last May

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    Mexico Snapshot: Precious metals from coast to coast

    September 10, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    Mineral companies large and small are active throughout Mexico. Precious metals remain the target of choice for explorers, developers and mine operators alike. Here are eight firms advancing assets in Mexico. Continue reading at The Northern Miner.

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    GOLD-SILVER: Integra welcomes very positive PEA for DeLamar project

    September 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – Vancouver-based Integra Resources says the maiden preliminary economic assessment of the DeLamar gold-silver project 160 km from the capital of Boise is exceptional. The assessment, prepared by MDA Associates, gives the project an after tax net present value

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    SILVER: Global output to top 1B oz. by 2023

    September 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – International analytic company GlobalData has crunched the numbers and predicts a rosy future for silver producers. Worldwide production has been declining since 2016, but the trend is about to reverse. GlobalData says by 2023 production will top

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    Silvercrest pushes ahead with Las Chispas in Mexico

    August 28, 2019 by Jean Lian

      Three years into exploring the Las Chispas district in Sonora, Mexico, Silvercrest Metals‘ (TSXV: SIL) Las Chispas project is picking up speed. The company has secured financing shortly after Mexico’s environment ministry gave Silvercrest the green light to develop the

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    SILVER-ZINC-LEAD: Bayhorse team to test Brandywine VMS property

    August 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Bayhorse Silver of Vancouver has sent a team of geologists to examine its Brandywine precious metals-rich volcanogenic massive sulphide property 14 km south of Whistler. Of particular interest is the partially mined Tedi zone. The zone is

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    Premier Gold hits exploration hard at Mercedes mine

    August 21, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG) is convinced it can add years to the mine life at its 2,000-tonne-per day Mercedes gold-silver mine in Mexico’s Sonora state. “We’ve got about a 4 to 5-year mine life based on current reserves, and that

  • ENVIRONMENT: Federal government pledges $2.2B for mine cleanup in North

    August 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YELLOWKNIFE, NWT – The federal government has announced it will invest $2.2 billion over the next 15 years for the cleanup of various mine sites in the Yukon and Northwest Territories. The announcement was made by the Hon. Carolyn Bennett,

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    COPPER-GOLD: Sun Metals expands 421 zone at Stardust

    August 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Recent drilling at Sun Metals’ Stardust project in north-central B.C. confirms the continuity and strength of mineralization at the project’s 421 zone, the company says. The junior reported intervals of up to 58 metres grading 2.49% copper,

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    GOLD: Spanish Mountain pleases with excellent met test results

    August 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Spanish Mountain Gold has the results of the latest metallurgical tests for its Spanish Mountain project 70 km northeast of Williams Lake. The results were in line with earlier test results. Tests were performed on the

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    GOLD-SILVER: Drilling successful at Benchmark’s Lawyers project

    July 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Benchmark Metals is pleased with the success of its first six holes at the Cliff Creek zone on the Lawyers Trend because all intersected gold-silver mineralization. The property is only 45 km northwest of the former