Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


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    Tin and silver – the new electric metals

    April 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Historic high prices for tin and silver are in the cards between now and 2018 as demand for the two metals in solder used in the electronics industry continues to climb and supply fails to keep pace, Jon Hykawy, head of global research at Byron…

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    COPPER-GOLD-SILVER RESOURCE: Lions Gate files estimate for Poplar deposit

    April 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Lions Gate Metals of Vancouver has filed the new 43-101 report for its Poplar copper-gold-silver-molybdenum deposit in the Omenica Mining Division on SEDAR. It includes results from the second phase of drilling at the…

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    SILVER-GOLD MINING: San Jose mine reports strong results, more exploration planned

    March 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ARGENTINA – After a banner year at the underground San Jose silver and gold mine in Santa Cruz state, 49% owner McEwen Mining of Toronto says that this year’s exploration budget will be double last year’s or US$14 million. The…

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    POLYMETALLIC RESOURCE: First Murray Brook Zn-Cu-Pb-Ag-Au estimate readied

    February 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Vancouver’s El Nino Ventures has reported the initial resource estimate for its Murray Brook polymetallic massive sulphide deposit in the Bathurst Mining Camp. The measured and indicated resources are 18.7 million…

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    GOLD RESOURCES: Latest count at Rainy River tops 5.7-M oz

    February 27, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – The updated resource numbers from Rainy River Resources of Toronto add up to more than 5.7 million oz of gold at its Rainy River project 80 km south of Kenora. The 43-101 report was prepared by SRK Consulting (Canada).

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    SILVER EXPLORATION: Abcourt-Barvue yields very high silver grade

    February 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Abcourt Mines of Mont-St-Hilaire, QC, reports silver assays as high as 4,696.0 g/t Ag and 11.75% Zn from drilling in the western part of the Abcourt-Barvue orebody. The former Abcourt-Barvue mine, 60 km north of Val d’Or,…

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    COPPER-SILVER STUDY: Feasibility report complete for Copperwood project

    February 7, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MICHIGAN – Toronto-based Orvana Minerals has received the completed feasibility study for its Copperwood copper-silver project on the Upper Peninsula. The study outlines a 13-year underground operation using room-and-pillar mining.

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    COPPER RESOURCE: Red Chris M&I number more than doubles

    February 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The measured and indicated resources at the Red Chris copper-gold deposit have been more than doubled, according to owner Imperial Metals of Vancouver. The property is located 80 km south of Dease Lake.

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    VMS RESOURCE: Initial report issues for Paragon’s Lemarchant deposit

    January 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Vancouver-based Paragon Minerals has released the first 43-101-compliant resource estimate for the Lemarchant volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit on its South Talley Pond property. The deposit is located 20 km of Teck’s Duck…

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    BULK SAMPLING: Huldra Silver begins work at Treasure Mountain

    January 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Huldra Silver of Vancouver has begun extracting a 10,000-tonne bulk sample from its Treasure Mountain zinc-lead-silver property 29 km northeast of Hope. The first underground stop mining began last November, and about 4,050…

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    ZINC-LEAD EXPLORATION: CanZinc cuts Prairie Creek host structure in step-out drilling

    November 9, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – The 2011 deep drilling program at the Prairie Creek zinc-lead mine has intersected what the owner, Canadian Zinc Corp. of Vancouver, says is the Prairie Creek host structure. Vein-type zinc-lead-silver mineralization was…

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    SILVER EXPLORATION – Huldra prepares Treasure Mountain for bulk sampling

    September 22, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Huldra Silver of Vancouver is preparing its 100% owned Treasure Mountain silver property in the Similkameen Mining Division for a 10,000-tonne bulk sample. The rehabilitation of the road is complete, and work on the Level One…