Canadian Mining Journal


Kirkland Lake Gold Inc


  • News

    GOLD: KLGold enters into royalty transaction with Franco-Nevada

    October 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold, located in the town of the same name, has raised US$50 million by selling a 2.5% net smelter return royalty to Franco-Nevada Corp. of Toronto. The royalty, to be paid in either cash or bullion, will include…

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    SAFETY: Kidd Operations’ outstanding safety performance recognized – again

    October 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Ontario Mining Association member Glencore’s Kidd Operations has been presented with the President’s Award for being the top safety performer by Workplace Safety North (WSN). The honour was bestowed at WSN’s inaugural workplace…

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    GOLD: South Mine Complex yields more bonanza grades

    September 19, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold continues to intersect bonanza gold grades during underground diamond drilling at its South Mine Complex (SMC) near Kirkland lake. Hole 53-2291 assayed 452.84 g/t Au (more than 13 oz per short ton) over a true…

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    Kirkland Lake presses on towards lofty goals

    August 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    While its latest quarterly results were not flawless, Kirkland Lake Gold (TSX: KGI) is showing itself to be making steady progress towards its goal of being one of the more significant gold producers in Ontario.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Kirkland Lake Gold

    July 25, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Based in the Ontario city of the same name, Kirkland Lake Gold has named Claude Lemasson as lead non-executive director. He is a former general manager of Goldcorp’s Red Lake operation and a graduate of the Kellogg-Schulich EMBA program. His 25…

  • Feature

    Taking a Closer Look

    February 1, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The De Beers Victor Mine is Ontario’s first and only diamond mine. Part of the De Beers Group of Companies, the Victor Mine is an open-pit mine that officially opened in July 2008. A remote fly-in/fly-out operation located in the James…

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    COMMENT: Barrick tops list of sustainable Canadian miners

    December 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Corporate Knights, a specialized media and investment research company based in Toronto, has released its first Canadian mining sustainability ranking. The researchers measured the performance of 52 Canadian miners against 12 sustainability…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Kirkland Lake extends South mine with bonanza grade

    November 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold, of the town of the same name, says recent underground diamond drilling has extended the mineralization of the South gold mine to a point further east than ever before. Hole 43-2111A returned 101.8 g/t (uncut)…

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    PRIVATE PLACEMENT: Kirkland Lake Gold sets out to raise $60M

    October 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold, of the northern Ontario city of the same name, is raising $60 million through the private placement of convertible debentures. Dundee Securities and CIBC are co-lead underwriters and have agreed to purchase…

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    ACQUISITION: KLGold buys out JV partner Queenston for $60 M

    August 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold of the town of the same name has agreed to buy out its joint venture partner Queenston Mining for a total of $60 million.

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    GOLD MINING: Kirkland Lake raises $57.5M for expansion

    July 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold (KL Gold) has closed a private placement of 6% convertible unsecured subordinated debentures worth $57.5 million. The amount includes the overallotment taken up by the underwriters. The money will be used to…

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    GOLD MINING: Kirkland Lake raises $50M for expansion

    June 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold, headquartered in the town of the same name, is raising $50 million with which to expand its gold mining operations. The underwriters, led by Dundee Securities, have agreed to purchse 50,000 convertible…