Canadian Mining Journal


Zinc and Lead


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    Precipitate Gold team talks discovery at Ginger Ridge

    September 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — It took junior Precipitate Gold (TSXV: PRG; US-OTC: PREIF) roughly two years of sociopolitical wrangling to get its drills turning, but only a fraction of that time to make a discovery at its 125 km2 Juan de Herrera concession…

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    Bear Creek keeps Corani on track, reduces costs

    September 9, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    As Bear Creek Mining (TSXV: BCM) works to produce an updated feasibility study for its flagship Corani silver-lead-zinc project in Peru by the end of the year, its efforts to reduce costs are paying off.

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    Levon touts ‘large-scale’ discovery in Mexico’s Cordero district

    September 4, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — The silver market has declined since cash rich explorer Levon Resources (TSX: LVN; US-OTC LVNVF) last released a resource estimate at its wholly owned Cordero silver-zinc-lead project in Chihuahua, Mexico, but lower metal…

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    ZINC-LEAD: Trevali, Wildcat report results from separate projects in NB

    September 3, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Vancouver-based Trevali Mining Corp. has drilled significant massive sulphides in a newly discovered copper-gold zone at its Stratmat polymetallic deposit 45 km southwest of Bathurst.

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    ZINC-LEAD: Results from Wolfden’s Tetagouche work

    August 27, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Wolfden Resources Corp. of Thunder Bay, ON, continues to test two deposits at its Tetagouche property in the Bathurst mining camp. The property contains five historic massive sulphide deposits and a number of other mineral…

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    Wolfden strives for discoveries in historic Bathurst camp

    August 12, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Base metals explorer Wolfden Resources (TSXV: WLF) may hold a sizable land package in the historically productive Bathurst mining camp, but according to CEO George Topping the company is all about new discoveries.

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    COPPER-ZINC: Beaufield updates 43-101 for Tortigny deposit

    August 7, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Beaufield Resources of Montreal has filed an updated 43-101 report for its wholly owned Tortigny polymetallic project 150 km north of Chibougamau. The project is in the advanced stage of exploration.

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    Wolfden pursues discoveries in historic Bathurst camp

    August 6, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Base metal explorer Wolfden Resources (TSX: WLF) may hold a sizeable land package in the historically productive Bathurst mining camp, but according to CEO George Topping the company is all about new discoveries.

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    ZINC: Trevali reports Q2-2014 Santander Mine production

    July 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Trevali Mining Corporation (TSX:TV)(OTCQX:TREVF)(LMA:TV)(FRANKFURT:4TI) reports preliminary production results for its second quarter 2014, ended June 30, 2014, of approximately 12 million payable…

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    COPPER: Progress continues at Reed Mine in Flin Flon

    July 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER: VMS Ventures Inc. has just issued an update on the progress that has been made at the Reed (copper-zinc-gold-silver) mine, near Flin Flon, Manitoba. The company owns 30% of the mine while Hudbay Minerals Inc. owns the balance and is…

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    Zinc/Lead/Silver: More drilling and core sent to B.C. labs

    July 7, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER: Canada Zinc Metals Corp. has just announced that the planned diamond drilling program on its Akie property, situated within the Kechika Trough approximately 260 km north-northwest of the town of Mackenzie in northeastern British…

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    PRECIOUS & BASE METALS: Virginia lays out $7.5M for summer-fall exploration

    June 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Virginia Mines of Quebec City has set aside a budget of $7.5 million for its 2014 summer-fall exploration programs at various projects in the province. Work will be done mostly in the James Bay region, Nunavik and at various…