Canadian Mining Journal


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    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

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    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

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    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.

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    Northern Vertex strikes three financial deals, raises US$13.6M for Moss

    October 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Northern Vertex Mining (TSXV: NEE) (US-OTC: NHVCF) has amended the terms of a loan and lined up two new sources of financing totaling US$13.6 million to improve cash flow at its newly producing Moss gold-silver mine in northwest Arizona. Vertex achieved

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    GOLD-SILVER: Westhaven digs up 50+ g/t Au at Shovelnose

    October 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Westhaven Ventures is testing the Shovelnose gold property 30 km south of Merritt. For high grade results, consider hole SN18-14 that returned 17.8 metres of 24.50 g/t gold and 107.92 g/t silver, including an intersection of

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    Metallic finds more veins at Keno and McKay Hill districts

    October 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Metallic Minerals (TSXV: MMG; US-OTC: MMNGF) is wrapping up its $2.5-million summer work program in the Yukon. The company fanned out across both its Keno silver district and McKay silver-lead-zinc district in the territory. It found several mineralized vein structures and

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    ZINC-LEAD: NorZinc gets good news for all-season road to Prairie Creek

    October 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based NorZinc has received a positive recommendation for its proposed all-season road to the Prairie Creek zinc-lead mine 200 km west of Fort Simpson. The project has the backing of the Mackenzie Valley Review Board, subject to

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    GOLD-SILVER: Pretium to repurchase precious metals stream

    September 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Pretium Resources has announced its intention to repurchase the whole of the callable 8% gold and silver stream at the end of this year. The stream was sold as part of the construction finance package for

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    SILVER: Alexco nearly doubles indicated resource at Bermingham deposit

    September 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Alexco Resource Corp. has updated and expanded  the indicated resource estimate for its Bermingham silver deposit in the Keno Hill silver district. The indicated resource is now 1.7 million tonnes grading 628 g/t silver and containing 33.3