Canadian Mining Journal


Zinc and Lead


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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

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko releases maiden estimate for Key Anacon, Gilmour

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Montreal-based Osisko Metals has released the maiden resource estimate for its Key Anacon and Gilmour South deposits, collectively the Eastern Bathurst Mining Camp (EBMC) project. The properties are located south of Bathurst. With a 5.5% zinc equivalent

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    ZINC-LEAD: Wolfden reports drill results at Orvan Brook

    February 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Wolfden Resources, headquartered in Thunder Bay, Ont., has the results of diamond drilling at its 100% owned Orvan Brook property near Bathurst. The property is only 15 km from the active Caribou zinc-lead mine. The company drilled

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    Casa options Keaper polymetallic project in BC

    February 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Casa Minerals (TSXV: CASA) has optioned its Keaper polymetallic project 15 km northeast of Terrace, B.C., less than 5 km from the company’s flagship Pitman polymetallic project, to a private company that has the right to earn a 60% interest in

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    ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Osisko cuts 9.15% Zn+Pb and 0.54% Cu at Key Anacon

    February 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Osisko Metals of Montreal is pleased with the assays from six recent drill holes at the Titan zone on its wholly owned Key Anacon zinc-lead-copper project located 20 km south of the city of Bathurst. Hole KAT-18-11

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    COPPER: Glencore expects higher copper production in 2019

    February 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    SWITZERLAND – Commodities giant Glencore has reported production figures for 2018 and confirmed 2019 guidance that implies a 14%-year-over-year increase in copper equivalent production. Copper production reached 1.45 million tonnes in 2018, 11% higher than 2017, and Glencore expects that number to

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals releases more high-grade drill results from Pine Point

    January 31, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Osisko Metals has released new drill results from its high grade, large tonnage and near surface Pine Point zinc-lead deposit on the south shore of Great Slave Lake. Highlights include 12.7 metres grading 8.07% zinc and 6.80% lead

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    COPPER-ZINC: Yorbeau resumes drilling at Scott project

    January 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Yorbeau Resources has resumed diamond drilling at its Scott copper-zinc property between the towns of Chibougamau and Chapais. The goal is to identify an extension of the deposit west of the Gwillim fault. A preliminary economic assessment

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    LEAD-ZINC: Canada’s Vendetta receives positive PEA for Australian lead-zinc project

    January 29, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    QUEENSLAND – Vendetta Mining announced that it has just received the results from an independent preliminary economic assessment or PEA for its Pegmont lead-zinc project located in Queensland, northeastern Australia In a press release, Vendetta explained that the PEA was developed