Canadian Mining Journal

Zinc and Lead

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    Outlook Snapshot: Eight juniors with plans for a busy 2019

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The junior exploration and development scene is still in high gear in North America, with many juniors planning for extensive work programs in 2019 at precious and base metal projects across the Americas. Here is a look at eight such

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    SILVER-COPPER-ZINC: Casa discovers new zone at Pitman in BC

    December 12, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Casa Minerals has discovered a new zone at its Pitman gold project near Terrace, 1 km south of the Golden Dragon gold discovery it made earlier this year. Prospecting, rock and soil geochemical sampling graded as high as

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    ZINC: Osisko Metals releases Pine Point inferred pit resource

    December 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Osisko Metals, headquartered in Montreal, has updated the inferred pit resource for the Pine Point zinc-lead deposit near Hay River. The estimate was prepared by BBA Inc. The Pine Point pit constrained, inferred resource is 38.4 million

  • COPPER-LEAD-ZINC: Government rejects Sierra Metals’ tailings EIA for Yauricocha expansion

    December 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PERU – SENACE, the Peruvian National Environmental Certification Service, has rejected Toronto-based Sierra Metals’ environmental impact assessment for the expansion of the tailings management facility at the Yauricocha polymetallic mine in the Yauyos province.   Sierra Metals has 15 business

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    ZINC-COPPER: Hudbay internal memo says mining in Flin Flon to cease in 2021

    December 3, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    MANITOBA – Despite its best efforts, the “most likely scenario” is that mining operations will cease in Flin Flon, Manitoba, in 2021, an internal memo to employees at Hudbay Minerals says. While the company has been successful over the last few years

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    ZINC: Group Eleven updates resource at Ballinalack

    November 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IRELAND – Based in Vancouver, Group Eleven Resources Corp. has updated the resource estimate for its 60%-owned Ballinalack zinc project. It hopes to develop the country’s next major zinc mine. (The remaining 30% of the project belongs to Shenzhen Zhongjin

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    ZINC-SILVER-GOLD: StrikePoint Gold finds 205-M polymetallic vein at Glacier Creek

    November 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – StrikePoint Gold of Vancouver reports the discovery of a new polymetallic vein at its Glacier Creek property near Stewart. The vein was found within the land package of the Porter project that StrikePoint acquired from Skeena Resources

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    COBALT: Delrey completes IPO and phase one exploration at Sunset

    November 22, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Delrey Metals has finished its $165,000 phase one exploration program at its Sunset cobalt-copper-zinc property in southwest British Columbia. In September 2018, the company took 708 soil samples at Sunset as well as 68 rock samples and 11

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    ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Wolfden drilling expands Pickett Mountain zones, grades

    November 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MAINE –Wolfden Resources of Thunder Bay, Ont., is in the midst of infill and expansion drilling at its wholly owned Picket Mountain zinc-lead-copper project in the northeast part of the state. The company says this is  one of the highest

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko cuts 13% Zn+Pb in Titan zone at Key Anacon project

    November 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Osisko Metals of Montreal must be pleased with the drill program at the Titan zone on its Key Anacon property 20 km south of Bathurst. Recent hole KAT-18-08 returned 8.0 metres of massive sulphides grading 9.53% zinc,

  • ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Wolfden cuts more high grade at Pickett Mountain

    October 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Thunder Bay, ON — Wolfden Resources continues to drill high-grade massive sulphide mineralization at its Pickett Mountain project in Maine, where it has two diamond drills turning. In its latest results, Wolfden reported a 12.7-metre intercept starting from 240 metres

  • VMS: Constantine grows Palmer

    October 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver, B.C. — Constantine Metal Resources has reported the latest assay results for nine new drill holes from the AG Zone at its Palmer joint venture project, in Alaska, that have extended the strike length of the AG Zone to