Canadian Mining Journal


Uranium


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    URANIUM: Wheeler River grades grow as Denison receives assays

    May 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines Corp. of Toronto says final assays results from this winter’s drilling at the Wheeler River uranium project are better than the previously reported downhole radiometric probe results. Denison holds a 60% interest in the project that

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    URANIUM: Fission drilling hints at growing PLS strike length

    May 17, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium Corp. says the results of the final nine winter drill holes confirm that the high grade zone at Patterson Lake South extends further west in the R840W zone and further east in the R780E zone. The

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    Cameco cuts 585 jobs at Rabbit Lake, two US mines

    April 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Cameco (TSX:CCO; NYSE:CCJ) is suspending uranium production at its Rabbit Lake mine in northern Saskatchewan and its two in situ recovery (ISR) operations in the United States in response to the weakening uranium market, where spot prices have collapsed to new

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    URANIUM: NexGen expands high grade zone at Arrow deposit

    April 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has drilled 37.4 metres of off-scale radioactivity, thus expanding the Arrow deposit high grade A2 domain at its Rook I uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. Hole AR-16-17c4 intersected a dense accumulation of massive pitchblende

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    URANIUM: UEX drills 4.27% at Christie Lake

    April 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based UEX Corporation has the results for the first three holes it drilled at the Christie Lake uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. The best hole was CB-92 that returned 4.27% U3O8 over 10.2 metres, including 13.24% over

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    Denison tables promising PEA for Wheeler River

    April 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Denison Mines’ (TSX: DML; NYSE: DNN) preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on its flagship Wheeler River uranium project in northern Saskatchewan’s Athabasca basin has left a good first impression on analysts. The project contains the high grade Gryphon and Phoenix deposits

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    CanAlaska Uranium regains momentum in the Athabasca

    March 31, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Project generator CanAlaska Uranium (TSXV: CVV; US-OTC: CVVUF) has been on a rough run since the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster rocked the uranium industry in mid-2011, but the uranium junior remains one of the largest landholders in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca basin.

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    URANIUM: Fission finds anomalous radioactivity during regional drilling at Forest Lake

    March 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium Corp. of Kelowna, BC, has drilled anomalous radioactivity at Forest Lake, 7.28 km from the Triple R deposit at its Patterson Lake South property. Hole PLS16-478 intersected up to 420 cps over 0.5m (237.5 to 238.0

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    URANIUM: Fission lengthens PLS strike another 800 metres

    March 22, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, has stretched the strike length by another 800 metres at the Patterson Lake South project in the Athabasca Basin. Based on the results of two holes in the R840W zone, one in the

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    URANIUM: Arrow step out hole extends strike length to 840 metres

    March 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver’s NexGen Energy continues to drill on its 100% owned Rook I property and reports that it has intersected mineralization that extends the strike length to 840 metres. Hole AR-16-75 170 metres southwest and along strike from the

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    URANIUM: Denison drills good grades near Gryphon deposit

    March 10, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto’s Denison Mines Corp. continues to drill at the Wheeler River property in the Athabasca Basin, and the high grade holes keep coming. The latest was 3.9% eU3O8 over 9.2 metres including 6.7% eU3O8 over 5.43 metres about

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    URANIUM: Fission expands PLS strike to 2.5 km

    March 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium Corp. of Kelowna, BC, has completed 11 additional holes at its Patterson Lake South property on the rim of the Athabasca Basin and reports that the mineralized trend, including the Triple R deposit, has now been