Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


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    SILVER: Endeavour boosts guidance 20%

    September 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Vancouver-based Endeavour Silver Corp. is raising its 2013 guidance for silver production by 20% to 6.0 million oz. The company has three producing underground mines – Guanacevi mine in Durango state and the Bolanitos and…

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    PNG Gold hits more high grade at Imwauna

    September 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Every time drills probe the main Imwauna vein system at PNG Gold’s (TSXV: PGK) Normanby project in Papua New Guinea they return high grade gold from a steeply dipping structure that is narrow but easy to access because a…

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    COPPER-SILVER: Chibougamau Camp drilling yields copper, silver

    September 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Going back over old ground sometimes pays off. Chibougamau Independent Mines of Rouyn-Noranda, QC, received promising assays from the very first drill hole that tested a target in an area of historical drilling at its Chibougamau…

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    Dundee impresses with maiden estimate at Kapan

    September 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Dundee Precious Metals (TSX: DPM) released its much anticipated maiden resource estimate for the Shahumyan deposit at its Kapan mine in Armenia, and the market likes what it sees.

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    Impact Silver finds success in a measured growth strategy

    August 14, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — It is becoming exceedingly difficult to be a successful precious metals producer, but for juniors like Impact Silver (TSXV: IPT) these tough markets are an opportunity to show why fiscal restraint and measured growth are keys…

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    West Kirkland’s PEA at TUG hit by lower gold price

    August 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Nevada-focused gold explorer West Kirkland Mines (TSXV: WKM) has unveiled a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its TUG gold-silver deposit on the Long Canyon gold trend along the Utah-Nevada border in Elko County. The…

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    AWARD: Durango salutes Avino safety record

    July 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Avino Silver and Gold Mines of Vancouver has been recognized for its outstanding efforts to improve safety conditions for workers and employees as well as its contributions to local communities in Durango where it operates a…

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    SILVER: Alexco plans for winter suspension at Bellekeno

    July 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Alexco Resource Corp. of Vancouver has reported higher Q2 silver output from its Bellekeno mine at Keno Hill, but slipping metal prices have the company making contingency plans to temporarily suspend operations this winter.

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    ZINC-LEAD: Wolfden assays bonanza grades from boulder train at Armstrong Brook

    July 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Wolfden Resources Corp. of Thunder Bay, ON, is tracing a high grade base metal boulder train through its Armstrong Brook property in the Bathurst Mining Camp.

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    SILVER: Pascua-Lama slowdown hits Silver Wheaton

    July 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – On Friday, as Canadians were gearing up for the long Canada Day weekend, Barrick Gold of Toronto announced its plans to slow work at its troubled Pascua-Lama gold mine on the Chile-Argentina border (see the Northern Miner…

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    SILVER: Treasure Mountain operations suspended

    June 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Huldra Silver has put its Treasure Mountain silver-zinc mine and Merritt mill on care and maintenance due to “market factors.” The company said it does not have the funds to both continue mining and…

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    SILVER: Huldra advances mill maintenance

    June 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Huldra Silver of Vancouver temporarily suspended milling at its operations in Merritt a few days before a planned maintenance period was to start. The cost saving procedures included the layoff of certain construction…