Canadian Mining Journal


  • Feature

    December 2018 cover

    December 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Endeavour Silver’s Guanacevi mine, in Durango state, Mexico. Credit: Endeavour Silver

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER: Goldcorp pours first doré from Pyrite Leach at Penasquito

    November 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – Vancouver-based Goldcorp has poured the first gold at its Penasquito’s Pyrite Leach project (PLP) in Zacatecas. Commissioning of the plant began in Q3 2018, and it is now treating existing tailings around the clock. “PLP was a major

  • Arbitration court awards South American Silver US$28M for Bolivian concession

    November 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration has awarded South American Silver US$18.7 million for amounts invested and another US$9 million in interest for its Malku Khota concession, which the Bolivian government revoked in 2012. The company, now owned by TriMetals Mining (TSX:

  • News

    ZINC-SILVER-GOLD: StrikePoint Gold finds 205-M polymetallic vein at Glacier Creek

    November 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – StrikePoint Gold of Vancouver reports the discovery of a new polymetallic vein at its Glacier Creek property near Stewart. The vein was found within the land package of the Porter project that StrikePoint acquired from Skeena Resources

  • Pan American to buy Tahoe for US$1B in controversial offer

    November 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pan American Silver’s (TSX: PAAS; NASDAQ: PAAS) friendly acquisition of Tahoe Resources (TSX: THO; NYSE: TAHO) in a cash-and-share deal valued at US$1.07 billion will double the company’s silver reserves and create the largest publicly traded silver mining company by free float.

  • News

    Bunker Hill reinstates lease for historic mine

    November 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A month after defaulting on US$400,000 in lease payments for the past-producing Bunker Hill zinc-lead-silver mine property and Superfund site in the Silver Valley of Idaho, Bunker Hill Mining (CSE: BNKR) has struck a deal with the mine owner to reinstate the

  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko cuts 13% Zn+Pb in Titan zone at Key Anacon project

    November 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Osisko Metals of Montreal must be pleased with the drill program at the Titan zone on its Key Anacon property 20 km south of Bathurst. Recent hole KAT-18-08 returned 8.0 metres of massive sulphides grading 9.53% zinc,

  • GOLD: Klondike Gold Lone Star Zone Assays 1.32 g/t Au over 47.0 m and 1.11 g/t Au over 36.25 m

    October 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Klondike Gold Corp. is pleased to report assays from a further twelve drill holes at the Lone Star Zone at the Company’s wholly owned Klondike District Property, Yukon Territory. A total of 87 holes (9,511.93 meters) were drilled in

  • VMS: Constantine grows Palmer

    October 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver, B.C. — Constantine Metal Resources has reported the latest assay results for nine new drill holes from the AG Zone at its Palmer joint venture project, in Alaska, that have extended the strike length of the AG Zone to

  • News

    SILVER-LEAD-ZINC: Cantex drills spectacular base metal grades at North Rackla

    October 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – When the words “Rackla” and “Carlin style” deposit are mentioned, we often think of gold. Not this time. Say “North Rackla” and think of very good base metal grades. That’s what Cantex Mine Development has been finding in

  • News

    SILVER: Treatment for brain-eating bug

    October 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MALAYSIA – It is widely known that precious metals have several properties but dealing with Halloweenie bugs is a new one. Turns out that silver is being used now to destroy a brain-eating amoeba called Naegleria fowleri. In a paper published in ACS Chemical

  • ZINC-LEAD: Bunker Hill defaults on payments and terminates lease at flagship project

    October 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bunker Hill Mining (CSE: BNKR; US-OTC: BHLL) terminated its lease and option agreement to acquire the Bunker Hill zinc-lead-silver mine in Idaho after missing US$400,000 in property payments that were due at the end of September and on Oct. 1, 2018.