Canadian Mining Journal


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    GOLD-SILVER: Westhaven completes drilling at Shovelnose property

    May 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Westhaven Ventures has completed 2,639 metres of diamond drilling in seven holes at the Shovelnose gold-silver property about 30 km south of Merritt. Highlights from hole SN18-03 include 28.7 metres at 2.6 g/t gold, including 17.7

  • ZINC-LEAD: Canadian Zinc welcomes $20M investment

    May 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Canadian Zinc Corp. has entered into an equity financing arrangement with a subsidiary of Resource Capital Fund. The fund will purchase 100 million Canadian Zinc shares at $0.20 per share. The subsidiary will also be issued 50 million

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    Discovery Metals samples historic Zaragosa mine

    May 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Discovery Metals (TSXV: DSV) has fielded results for 100 new channel samples taken from the historic Zaragosa zinc-silver-lead mine on its 300 sq. km Puerto Rico polymetallic property in northern Coahuila, Mexico. Discovery has taken 600 samples at Puerto Rico to

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    Gold Fields bets big on South America

    May 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Since discovering Salares Norte in the Atacama region of northern Chile in 2011, Gold Fields (NYSE: GFI) has carved out a resource from the project’s two orebodies of 3.66 million oz. of gold and 49.46 million oz. of silver. The South

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    SILVER: Alexco completes decline at Bermingham project

    May 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Alexco Resource Corp. of Vancouver has completed the 580-metre Bermingham exploration drift. Bermingham is one of four silver-lead-zinc properties the company is investigating in the Keno Hill district. Two underground diamond drills will be deployed along the drift

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    Southern Silver dropping first holes into CLM West claims

    April 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In the coming months, Southern Silver Exploration (TSXV: SSV; US-OTC: SSVFF) will drill up to 13,000 metres at its 265 sq. km Cerro Las Minitas (CLM) polymetallic silver project, 70 km northeast of Durango, Mexico. Drilling will begin soon with up to

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    Osisko Metals fast-tracks resource conversion at Pine Point

    April 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Just three days after Osisko Metals (TSXV: OM) closed the $34-million acquisition of Pine Point Mining, it announced it had kicked off a 50,000-metre drill program at the historic Pine Point zinc-lead property, 65 km east of Hay River, Northwest Territories. “We

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    ZINC-LEAD: Blind Creek gets good recoveries from Blende sample

    April 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Blind Creek Resources, owner of the Blende zinc-lead-silver project 64 km northeast of Keno Hill, has the results of four months of metallurgical testing of samples from the property. A 175-kg sample of split drill cores that

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    ZINC-LEAD: Resource base grows at Callinex’s Nash Creek deposit

    April 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – The independent 43-101 estimate for the Nash Creek zinc-lead-silver project shows a major increase in contained metals. The project is owned by Vancouver-based Callinex Mines, and it is located 20 km west of Belledune, in the Bathurst

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    ZINC-LEAD: Blind Creek offers estimate for Blende deposit

    April 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Blind Creek Resources has completed a resource estimate for its Blende zinc-lead-silver deposit 64 km north of Keno Hill. The inferred portion is almost 33 million tonnes at 5.03% zinc equivalent. Or in more detail with a

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    Trilogy notches PFS milestone on journey to develop Ambler mining district

    April 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Trilogy Metals Inc. (TSX/NYSE American: TMQ) has tabled results from a positive pre-feasibility study (PFS) for its polymetallic Arctic deposit, which is part of its larger land holdings in the Ambler Mining District in northwestern Alaska. A proposed mine at Arctic

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    Discovery-takeover cycle continues in Deseado Massif

    April 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Mirasol Resources (TSXV: MRZ), a precious metals explorer using the prospect generator model, says prospecting along the Resolution trend at its wholly owned Nico property in the Deseado Massif region of Santa Cruz province, Argentina, has yielded rock chip assays of