Canadian Mining Journal


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    Orla completes study on Camino Rojo in Mexico

    July 4, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Orla Mining’s (TSX: OLA) Camino Rojo open pit project in Zacatecas, Mexico, would produce 97,000 oz. gold annually over seven years and could be built for US$123 million, a new feasibility study concludes. The study envisions a simple heap leach

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    SILVER: Alexco advances Keno Hill surface construction

    June 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Alexco Resource Corp. is advancing the site infrastructure projects ahead of the restart of underground mining at the Bermingham deposit, part of the historic Keno Hill silver property. Several projects will be completed this year. A multi-plate

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    COBALT-SILVER: Canada Cobalt Re-2OX technology to be tested at a Nevada mine

    June 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Canada Cobalt Works, headquartered in Coquitlam, B.C., continues development of its environmentally friendly Re-2OX process to recover cobalt and silver from tailings. The process has been tested successfully on the tails from the company’s Castle silver-cobalt mine in

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    GOLD-SILVER: Canada’s Monarca to acquire San José project

    June 4, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Monarca Minerals entered into an option agreement to acquire a 100% interest in the 5,580-hectare San José project located in Chihuahua. To go ahead with the deal, Monarca will pay a total of $150,000 to the mining concession

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    SILVER: Alexco Q1 posts $1.2M net income

    May 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – As it continues to advance the historic Keno Hill silver property in the Yukon, Alexco Resource Corp. reports a net income of $1.2 million for the first quarter of this year. In Q1 2018 the company recorded a

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    COPPER: Rockridge hits high grades at Knife Lake

    April 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based Rockridge Resources reports drilling high grade, near surface copper mineralization at the Knife Lake property 50 km northwest of Sandy Bay. Rockridge has an option with Eagle Plains Resources to acquire 100% interest in the historic property.

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    GOLD-SILVER: Minera Alamos attracts new coverage

    April 30, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – Haywood Securities has initiated coverage of Minera Alamos with a buy rating and 12-month target price of $0.40 per share – a 281% return from the junior’s current share price of $0.11. “Minera Alamos holds two development projects in its

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    GOLD-SILVER: New Gold given environmental nod for Blackwater project

    April 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The federal government has given the environmental okay to the Blackwater gold-silver project 150 km south of Vanderhoof, saying it doesn’t anticipate significant adverse effects. The project is 100% owned by New Gold of Toronto. The project

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    COPPER-SILVER: Cupric Canyon Capital secures financing for Khoemacau project

    April 16, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BOTSWANA – A US$565 million funding package brings Cupric Canyon Capital one step closer to turning its Khoemacau project into a major copper and silver mine in northwestern Botswana. The private company has been developing the project over the last

  • SILVER: Global demand up 4% in 2018

    April 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW YORK CITY – The Silver Institute has released a report saying global silver demand rose 4% – to 1.03 billion oz. – in 2018. This is the first time since 2015 that demand has risen year-over-year. Three factors were

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    Boreal pursues new VMS zone at Gumsberg in Sweden

    April 11, 2019 by Richard Quarisa

    Just a few months after finishing a nine-hole, 1,600-metre drill program at its Gumsberg zinc-silver-lead project in Sweden, Boreal Metals (TSXV: BMX) has begun drilling the project again. The campaign, which began in March, will see Boreal drill another 1,500 metres at

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    GOLD-SILVER: Long intercepts, open potential for Benchmark at Lawyers Trend

    April 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Benchmark Metals of Edmonton, Alta., has been infill drilling historical holes at the Lawyers Trend in the Toodoggone mineral district on the eastern part of the Stikine Terrane. The company is particularly interested in verifying unpublished historic