Canadian Mining Journal


Kirkland Lake Gold Inc


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    GOLD: Kirkland Lake Gold drills 180 g/t from previously untested part of Macassa mine

    February 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Where better to find gold than in a gold mine? Kirkland Lake Gold did just that when it recently drilled 180.34 g/t Au over a true width of 0.7 metres in a large, unexplored area of the Macassa gold mine at Kirkland Lake. The…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Claude Resources, Kirkland Lake Gold, and Wood Bison Environment

    January 29, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Senior mining executive Patrick Downey has been invited to join the board of Claude Resources in Saskatoon. He was most recently the president and CEO of Elgin Mining, which was acquired by Mandalay Resources last June.

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    GOLD: Kirkland Lake financing increased to $30M

    January 28, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    KIRKLAND LAKE, Ontario – Kirkland Lake Gold has agreed to increase the size of its bought deal offering to $30 million, up from the $25 million originally proposed.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Cummins Westport, Champion Iron, Integra Gold, Kirkland Lake Gold, and Medallion Resources

    October 9, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Cummins Westport of Vancouver has promoted Rob Neitzke to the position of president. He had been the company’s general manager of the construction segment of the off-highway engine business. Employed by Cummins since 1994, Neitzke will take…

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    Turnaround picks up steam at Kirkland Lake Gold

    September 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Kirkland Lake Gold (TSX: KGI; US-OTC: KGILF) has come quite a way since its board set up a special committee in January to launch a strategic review of the company that included a potential sale.

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    Kirkland Lake’s drills cut new gold zones at South Mine

    August 27, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Aggressive drilling has paid off for producer Kirkland Lake Gold (TSX: KGI; US-OTC: KGILF) at its Macassa and South Mine complex (SMC) in Ontario’s Southern Abitibi gold belt. On Aug. 26 the company announced that it had…

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    GOLD: New mining strategy pays off at Kirkland Lake

    August 11, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – A new mine strategy is paying off for Kirkland Lake Gold of the town of the same name. Since January 2014 when the expansion projects were completed, the average head grade has risen by 22% to 15.4 g/t Au from 10.6 g/t. A key…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Alderon, Callinex, Kirkland Lake Gold, and Rio Tinto

    May 29, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Alderon Iron Ore Corp. of Vancouver has named Ian R. Ashby, former president iron ore of BHP Billiton, and W. Adrian Loader, former president and CEO of Shell Canada, to its board of directors effective immediately.

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    GOLD: KLGold drills 5.5+ oz/ton at Amalagamated Break

    March 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold, based in the town of the same name, recently drilled 189.94 g/t Au (5.54 opt) over 0.3 metres true width on the South Claims property. The core contained visible gold at about 205 metres below surface.

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    GOLD: KLG drills 50+ oz per ton at Macassa

    February 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold reports that surface drill hole AB-13-108 assayed 1,718.06 g/t Au – a whopping 50.11 oz per ton – over 0.6 metres true width at the Macassa property, west of the South Claims boundary, near the…

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    Kirkland Lake Gold launches strategic review

    January 7, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Kirkland Lake Gold (TSX: KGI; US-OTC: KGI) kicked off 2014 with news that it is exploring alternatives to enhance shareholder value that include a potential sale of the company’s shares or assets. The news sent Kirkland Lake’s…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Alder Resources, Energizer Resources, and Kirkland Lake Gold

    November 21, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The new president and CEO of Toronto-based Alder Resources is Don Dudek, effective Dec. 16, 2013. Dudek is also chairman of the company.