Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


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    Silver Wheaton’s Smallwood paddles world’s silver streams

    September 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Silver Wheaton has come a long way in a short time. Formed in 2004 out of Wheaton River Mineral’s silver assets, the company is now the biggest silver streaming company in the world.

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    GOLD-SILVER EXPLORATION: Laurion sells Bell Mountain to fund Sturgeon River work

    September 13, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Laurion Mineral Exploration of Toronto has decided to sell its Bell Mountain gold-silver property in Nevada and use the proceeds to move work forward at its Sturgeon River project in the Beardmore-Geraldton Gold Camp. Lincoln…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Tests of Freegold Mountain ore yield good recoveries

    September 13, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Preliminary results from metallurgical tests of material from the Revenue zone at the Freegold Mountain copper-gold project show high recovery rates for all metals, says Northern Freegold Resources of Vancouver. The Freegold…

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    Alder gets the results that put the shine back on Rosita

    September 13, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The latest assays from Alder Resources’ Rosita copper-gold-silver project in Nicaragua shows the company could well be on its way towards getting the site back into production.

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    Interview with Silver Wheaton’s Randy Smallwood

    August 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Silver Wheaton has come a long way in a short period. Formed in 2004 out of Wheaton River Mineral’s silver assets the company is now the biggest silver streaming company in the world.

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    POLYMETALLIC EXPLORATION: Murray Brook deposit yields long and strong intersections

    August 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – El Nino Ventures of Vancouver is reporting long and strong intersections from drilling at its Murray Brook zinc-copper-lead-silver-gold project in the Bathurst mining camp. Hole 132 yielded 112 metres of 0.10% Cu, 1.92%…

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    SILVER-GOLD EXPLORATION: El Tigre finds high values in old Mexican dumps

    August 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Vancouver-based El Tigre Silver Corp. reports high silver and gold grades from its sampling program at the former El Tigre silver mine in Sonora. The mine produced 70 million to 75 million oz of silver and 325,000 to 350,000 oz…

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    VMS EXPLORATION: MacDonald Mines make new discovery in Ring of Fire

    August 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based MacDonald Mines Exploration has drilled zinc rich massive sulphide mineralization at its Butler property 50 km southwest of Webequie and 35 km from the Big Daddy chromite deposit in the James Bay Lowlands. The…

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    BASE METAL DEVELOPMENT: Stratabound permitting Captain North

    August 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Stratabound Minerals of Calgary is pressing forward with permitting its Captain North Extension (CNE) zinc-lead-silver-copper-gold deposit for production. The property is near Bathurst, and the ore will be custom milled at…

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    POLYMETALLIC EXPLORATION: El Nino reports strong results from Murray Brook drilling

    August 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Drilling conducted by Vancouver’s El Nino Ventures on the Murray Brook polymetallic deposit in the Bathurst mining camp is returning strong numbers. Two separate infill holes were drilled in the Western Massive…

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    Puma hunts high-grade silver in New Brunswick

    August 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — In late February the Fraser Institute published a survey that labelled New Brunswick the world’s most attractive jurisdiction for mineral exploration, and that sounds about right to Puma Exploration. The Quebec-based explorer…

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    COLLECTIBLE: Royal Canadian Mine issues new 1-oz 99999-fine gold coin

    August 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    OTTAWA – The Royal Canadian Mint has added a new pure gold coin to its growing family of industry-leading bullion products, the one-ounce, 99.999% pure gold bullion coin issued in celebration of the fifth anniversary of the Mint’s 100-kg gold…