Canadian Mining Journal


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    COBALT: First Cobalt begins testing refinery residue, waste piles

    March 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-headquartered First Cobalt Corp. has begun metallurgical testing of high grade refinery residue and crushed waste at its mill in Cobalt. This study could provide the company with an early source of cash flow. Testing will be done

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    COBALT: Canada Cobalt assays 2.46% Co, high silver from Castle bulk sample

    March 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works (formerly Castle Silver) of Coquitlam, B.C., continues its bulk sampling program at the former Castle mine near the town of Cobalt in Northern Ontario. The sample tested 2.46% cobalt and 6,173 g/t silver. Underground bulk

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    GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge prepares for year-round camp at KSM

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Seabridge Gold is preparing the KSM gold-copper project site for the installation of a permanent year-round camp. Exploration is a priority, but the camp will support larger work programs needed to advance project development. Small scale

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    GOLD-SILVER: Northern Vertex pours first gold at Moss mine

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Northern Vertex Mining of Vancouver has poured its first gold at the Moss mine in Mohave County. The heap leach project carries an after tax internal rate of return of 63% and net present value of US$133 million.

  • Silver market poised for eventful year

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The following is an edited release by the Washington, D.C.-based Silver Institute on silver market trends in 2018. Visit for more information. Of all the metals in the periodic table, silver enjoys one of the most versatile landscapes, with its uses

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    Golden Dawn updates resource at J&L near Revelstoke

    February 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Golden Dawn Minerals (TSXV: GOM) has updated the resource estimate for its optioned 30 sq. km J & L polymetallic project, 35 km north of Revelstoke, British Columbia. The project now contains 5.2 million measured and indicated tonnes grading 4.59 grams

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    COPPER-SILVER: New zone discovered by Kintavar at Mitchi property

    January 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Kintavar Exploration has discovered a new copper-silver zone north of the Sherlock zone at its Mitchi property 100 km north of the town of Mont-Laurier. The company believes the results validate the stratiform copper model in the

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    Corvus drills toward Mother Lode PEA in Nevada

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Corvus Gold (TSX: KOR; US-OTC: CORVF) is continuing to drill its 100% owned Mother Lode gold project in Nevada’s Walker Land gold belt to establish a resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) later this year. Although International Tower Hill Mines (TSX: ITH;

  • First Majestic bids for Primero in friendly deal

    January 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    First Majestic Silver’s (TSX: FR; NYSE: AG) proposed acquisition of Primero Mining (TSX: P) and its San Dimas silver-gold mine would bring the number of its operating silver mines in Mexico to seven. Keith Neumeyer, First Majestic’s president and CEO, said

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    GOLD-SILVER: Canamex updates PEA for Bruner

    January 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Canamex Gold Corp. of Vancouver has updated the preliminary economic assessment for its Bruner gold project in Nye County, Nev. The update adds 93,000 oz. of gold and 826,000 oz. of silver to the indicated resource. The base

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    Filo sets stage for near-term copper production

    January 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Filo Mining (TSXV: FIL) is targeting production within five years at its flagship Filo del Sol copper-gold-silver project in the northern Chile-Argentina border region. The company was spun-out of Lukas Lundin’s NGEx Resources (TSX: NGQ; US-OTC: NGQRF) in mid-2016. Filo released a

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    SILVER: Pan Am Silver says capex for La Morocha at Joaquin is reasonable US$37.8M

    December 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Pan American Silver of Vancouver has completed the prefeasibility study for the La Morocha silver deposit, part of the Joaquin project in Santa Cruz province. The study recommends a 600-t/d underground mine. The ore will be trucked to