Canadian Mining Journal


Kirkland Lake Gold Inc


  • News

    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…

  • Feature

    Ontario mines dodge disaster

    June 1, 2012 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Tony Makuch, President of Toronto-based Lake Shore Gold Corp, has seen forest fires before, but nothing quite like Timmins No. 9 fire that recently threatened many towns and mines in Northern Ontario.

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    GOLD MINING: Forest fires retreat, work resumes at mines

    May 29, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – The forest fires that last week forced three gold mines in northern Ontario to suspend operations have begun to abate and residents are beginning to return to their homes and cottages.

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    GOLD MINING: Forest fire disrupts two operations

    May 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – The forest fire that broke out 3 km from Kirkland Lake on May 20 disrupted operations at two nearby mines. Kirkland Lake Gold was warned to expect a power interruption, and it shut down mining in an orderly fashion and evacuated…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Kirkland Lake Gold buys out JV partner Queenston

    March 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Queenston Mining of Toronto has agreed sell its 50% joint venture interests in seven properties in the Kirkland Lake Gold Camp to its partner, Kirkland Lake Gold of Toronto. KLGold has agreed to pay $60 million in installments…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Power outage halts milling at Kirkland Lake Gold

    March 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – On Sunday, March 18, 2012, a power outage forced Kirkland Lake Gold of Kirkland Lake, ON, to close the mill and the crushing plant. The outage was caused by equipment failure at the interface between the Hydro One power grid and…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Queenston raises $25-M for Kirkland Lake properties

    September 27, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Queenston Mining of Toronto has closed a$25-million private placement (including an over-allotment option) with which to continue exploration of its properties in the Kirkland Lake Gold Camp. The company sold 3.33 million flow-through…