Canadian Mining Journal


Zinc and Lead


  • Kutcho Copper fast-tracks copper-zinc project in BC

    April 4, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Since closing the acquisition of its high grade copper-zinc project in northern British Columbia in December 2017, Kutcho Copper (TSXV: KC; US-OTC: KCCFF) has completed a full field season of data collection and drilling, and published a resource update. The company says

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    SILVER-ZINC-LEAD: Premier to pay $7M for polymetallic property

    April 4, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Premier Gold Mines announced this week that it entered into an agreement with Americas Silver Corp. to acquire an option to purchase a 100% interest in the San Felipe polymetallic property in Mexico. To move forward with the

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    ZINC-LEAD : Osisko Metals intersects more shallow, high-grade at Pine Point

    April 3, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Additional results from 34 holes drilled at Osisko Metal’s Pine Point camp on the south shore of Great Slave Lake intersected near surface, high grade zinc and lead values. The holes were drilled in the project’s East Mill

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals re-analyzes Key Anacon, seeks greenfield targets

    March 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Montreal’s Osisko Metals has applied an innovative geological analysis of the Key Anacon deposit and the Bathurst Mining Camp, and pinpointed 10 new greenfield exploration targets. Osisko has been in a property acquisition mode near the Key

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    COPPER-ZINC: Champion Iron hunts high grade zones at Powderhorn

    March 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Montreal-based Champion Iron has excellent results from its 9,350-metre drill program last fall on its Powderhorn property located in north-central Newfoundland, 40 km southwest of Springdale. The results come from both a copper rich and a zinc rich

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    Salazar Resources set to dust off neglected portfolio

    March 20, 2019 by David Perri

    After riding out a decade of political and market instability, Ecuador-focused junior Salazar Resources (TSXV: SRL) has emerged with funds and a new focus to explore its portfolio of early stage projects in the country. The company is helmed by Fredy Salazar,

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    ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Kinross takes 9.7% stake in Wolfden

    March 19, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    TORONTO and THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Kinross Gold has acquired 12.5 million shares at $0.20 a share of Wolfden Resources for a $2.5 million investment for a 9.7% stake in the junior exploration company. The two companies will form of a committee to

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko cuts 18%+ zinc and lead over 20.7 metres at Pine Point

    March 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Montreal-based Osisko Metals has announced the results of 14 recent drill holes at its Pine Point zinc-lead project on the south shore of Great Slave Lake. The holes were completed in the W-85 area within the North

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    ANTIMONY-SILVER: Jaxon discovers new mineralization at Red Springs

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Jaxon Mining of Vancouver has discovered high grade antimony-silver mineralization on its flagship Red Springs (Hazelton) property in the northwest region of the province. Assays from the 2018 surface sampling and geological mapping program contained up to

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    ZINC: Golden Share Resources acquires Sandridge project

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Golden Share Resources of Markham, Ont., announced this week that it has acquired the Sandridge zinc project through map staking. The project is located approximately 150 km east of Thunder Bay, in eastern Canada, and it sits on

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    Trilogy Metals is cashed up and ready to go in Alaska

    February 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    South32 (LON: S32) has the next 11 months to decide whether it wants to write a US$150-million cheque for a 50% stake in Trilogy Metals’ (TSX: TMQ; NYSE-AM: TMQ) two base metal deposits in Alaska — Arctic and Bornite. To keep that

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    GOLD: Lalor annual oz to double, says Hudbay

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Toronto-based Hudbay Minerals has plans to double the annual gold output from the Lalor gold-copper-zinc mine 13 km west of Snow Lake. As part of the plan the New Britannia mill will be refurbished at a cost of