Canadian Mining Journal


Denison Mines Corp


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    TAKEOVER: Denison offers shares for JNR Resources

    November 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Denison Mines has signed an agreement to acquire all of the common shares of Saskatoon-based JNR Resources in a all share deal. JNR shareholders will receive  0.073 of a Denison common share for each JNR share they hold….

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    URANIUM EXPLORATION: High grades drilled at Wheeler River

    October 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines of Toronto has completed the 2012 drilling program a the Wheeler River property between the Key Lake and McArthur River uranium deposits in the Athabasca Basin. Of the recently released results, two holes in…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Claude Resources, Denison Mines, and South American Silver

    August 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Claude Resources of Saskatoon, SK, has named Brian Skanderbeg its new senior VP and COO, effective Sept. 1, 2012. He joined the company in 2007 as exploration manager and became VP exploration the following year. In addition to oversight of the…

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    BHP delays expansion of Olympic Dam

    August 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BHP Billiton’s decision to delay its multi-billion dollar expansion of Olympic Dam due to escalating capital costs will put a forecasted uranium supply deficit under even greater pressure, analysts say.

  • ENVIRONMENTAL: Federal government says okay to Midwest uranium mine

    August 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – The Canadian government has announced that in its opinion the proposed Midwest uranium mine is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects with the implementation of the mitigation measures and follow-up…

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    Technical Analysis Report: Uranium stocks show signs of life

    July 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Ever since the great bull-run in uranium prices leading into 2008 investors have been waiting for the second leg up.

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    MERGER: Denison, Energy Fuels to consolidate U.S. assets

    April 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Denison Mines has entered into an agreement with Energy Fuels of Toronto and Lakewood, CO, whereby Energy Fuels will acquire all of Denison’s mining assets in the United States. In return, Denison will receive 425.4…

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    MINING MORATORIUM: US to protect 405,000 hectares near Grand Canyon

    January 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ARIZONA – U.S. Interior Secretary has decided to withdraw public lands near the Grand Canyon from new mining claims for two decades. The move was met by cheers from environmentalists and jeers from Republicans who accuse the ruling Democrats of…

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    URANIUM DEVELOPMENT: Cigar Lake ore to be milled at McClean Lake

    October 6, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – Cameco of Saskatoon and its partners in the Cigar Lake uranium development has signed a memorandum of understanding to mill all ore from the Cigar Lake mine at the McClean Lake mill.

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    Japanese quake sends tsunami through Toronto markets

    March 15, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Japan was rocked by a 9.0 earthquake last Friday followed by a tsunami followed by multiple power reactor failures. It was the fourth largest earthquake in recorded history. The resulting tsunami swept away cars, homes and entire villages. The…

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    ACQUISITION: Denison sets sights on White Canyon Uranium

    February 23, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Denison Mines  has made a friendly takeover offer for White Canyon Uranium of West Perth, Australia. Denison plans to acquire 100% of White Canyon’s issued shares for approximately $56.6 million. The directors of White Canyon…

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    URANIUM RESOURCES: Denison releases initial Wheeler River numbers

    November 9, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines of Toronto has released the initial resource estimates for the Wheeler River uran…