Canadian Mining Journal


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    Capstone: Doing it the right way

    October 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Capstone Mining is one of those good stories in the mining world that often get overlooked: a company that went out and did what it said it would do and is now reaping the benefits of two steadily producing copper mines that continue to beef up…

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    VMS DISCOVERY: Anconia hits 12% Zn at Atlas project

    October 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Anconia Resources of Vancouver has made a new volcanic massive sulphide discovery at its Atlas project 200 km west of Rankin Inlet. The best assay results from the first eight holes returned 11.93% Zn over 4 metres and 3,590 g/t…

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    GOLD RESOURCE: Upper Beaver indicated contained gold reaches 1.5 million oz

    September 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Queenston Mining of Toronto has updated the mineral resource for its Upper Beaver gold-copper project near Kirkland Lake, saying the tonnages of indicated and inferred resources are up 123% and 48% respectively from earlier…

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    GOLD MINING: El Gallo pours first gold for McEwen Mining

    September 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – McEwen Mining of Toronto has made the initial gold pour at the first phase of the El Gallo project in Sinaloa State. Commercial production rates should be reached by the end of 2012. The production target for the remainder of…

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    Unfinished business at Prairie Creek

    September 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Nahanni National Park, NWT — The paint dried over 30 years ago but a wet paint sign still hangs on the metal railing that was erected to stop the uninitiated from falling into the crushing circuit below.

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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…