Canadian Mining Journal


Kirkland Lake Gold Inc


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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.

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    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…