Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


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    Hudbay continues to build on Manitoba legacy

    April 18, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Canadian base metal producer Hudbay Minerals (HBM-T) laid a foundation for success on the Flin Flon Greenstone Belt in northern Manitoba roughly 85 years ago. During that time the company has developed 26 mines in the region…

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    SILVER-ZINC: Huldra’s Merritt mill reaches commercial output

    April 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Huldra Silver of Vancouver says its mill at Merritt reached commercial production on March 26, 2013. In the first half of March, 92.58 dry metric tonnes of lead-silver concentrate and 131.24 dry metric tonnes of zinc…

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    GOLD: Blackwater measured and indicated numbers growing

    April 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based New Gold reports an increase in measured and indicated resources at its Blackwater gold project 150 km south of Vanderhoof in the first three months of this year. The M&I resources now stand at 396.9…

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    El Tigre pushes to process historic tailings to create cash for new exploration

    April 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Most junior explorers face the same quandary. They own a prospective project, or perhaps several, but have no sources of income, which means finding the funds to explore their prospective lands is a constant struggle.

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    ZINC-GOLD-COPPER: Chieftain takes fresh look at Tulsequah VMS

    April 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Chieftain Metals of Vancouver has spent the last six months compiling and interpreting over five decades of historical data from the Tulsequah volcanogenic massive sulphide property. As a result of the…

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    GOLD-SILVER: $140M raised for Inmaculada development in Peru

    March 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PERU – International Minerals Corp., headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ, and traded on the TSX, has secured a US$140-million term loan facility with which to partially fund construction of the Inmaculada gold-silver mine located southwest of…

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    Positive initial economics for Gold Canyon’s Springpole

    March 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – For US$438 million Gold Canyon Resources (GCU-V) could transform its Springpole project in northern Ontario into a profitable gold-silver mine, according to a new preliminary economic assessment (PEA).

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    Unigold works to connect the golden dots at Neita

    March 5, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Drills continue to hit near-surface gold mineralization at Unigold’s Neita project in the Dominican Republic.

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    TAKEOVER: Hecla agrees to pay $796M for Aurizon

    March 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Hecla Mining Company of Coeur d’Alene, ID, has signed an agreement to acquire Aurizon Mines in a deal worth C$796 million. Aurizon shareholders may choose to receive either $4.75 per share or 0.9953 of a Hecla share or a…

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    Silvercrest continues to beef up Santa Elena

    February 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Three important bits of information came out of Silvercrest Mines latest drill results from its Santa Elena project in Mexico.

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    GOLD: First year results for New Afton mine

    February 5, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based New Gold has released its 2012 operating results and 2013 guidance, including for the first time the output of the New Afton mine 10 km west of Kamloops. The New Afton mine produced 36,800 oz of gold and…

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    Back Forty gains grade but Hudbay keeps project suspended

    February 5, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – A new resource estimate for the Back Forty project in Michigan has boosted the deposit’s metal grades, but despite the improvement there is no work underway at the site because project operator Hudbay Minerals suspended the…