Canadian Mining Journal


Osisko Mining Corporation


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    GOLD: Osisko plans take hit from falling price

    April 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The nosedive in the price of gold earlier this month is being felt at at least one large bulk tonnage producer. Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal has announced plans to shrink its workforce by 6% over the next few months. President…

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    GOLD: Osisko breaks records in Q1 2013

    April 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – After stumbling through 2012, the first full year of production at the Canadian Malartic gold mine in the town of the same name, Osisko Mining Corp. is setting record after record as production numbers for the first quarter of…

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    GOLD: Osisko updates reserves at Canadian Malartic

    February 19, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal has updated the reserve numbers at its Canadian Malartic mine 25 km west of Val d’Or as of Jan. 1, 2013.

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    AWARD: Osisko’s Denis Cimon is 2013 Mineral Processor of the Year

    February 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    OTTAWA – The Canadian Mineral Processor Society named Denis Cimon of Osisko Mining Corp. its 2013 Mineral Processor of the Year at its annual meeting last month. He was honoured for his leading role in the design, development,…

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    GOLD: Recent drilling highlights “long and strong”

    January 30, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO and QUEBEC – Anyone exploring for gold (and sometimes it seems 90% of explorationists are thus engaged) is likely to smile broadly when imaging long intersections of strong grades. It takes more than a few good holes to make a…

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    GOLD: Osisko upgrades Hammond Reef resource

    January 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – An updated resource estimate for the Hammond Reef gold project near Atikokan is now available from owner Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal. The bulk of the mineralization has been upgraded to the measured and indicated categories.

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    GOLD: Osisko wraps 2012, looks ahead to 2013

    January 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – Osisko Mining Corp. reports that for the first full year of production at its Canadian Malartic gold mine in Malartic, QC, 388,478 oz of gold were recovered. Output in 2012 was affected by a fire in the mill in May, several…

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    GOLD: Osisko locks up Queenston shares

    November 29, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – Agnico-Eagle Mines of Toronto has agreed to sell its 4.8 million shares or 9.2% of Queenston Mining to Osisko Mining. Agnico-Eagle will receive $42.3 million for its shares.

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    ACQUISITION: Osisko makes friendly $550M offer for Queenston

    November 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – Osisko Mining Corp. has made a friendly offer to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Queenston Mining of Toronto. Osisko is offering 0.611 of an Osisko share for each Queenston common share. The offer…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Colossus Minerals, Joshua Gold, Osisko, and True North Gems

    October 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    John Frostiak is now chairman of Colossus Minerals of Toronto following the resignation of Ari Sussman. Frostiak has been a member of the Colossus board since 2007.

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Osisko heading south as weather cools

    October 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Osisko Mining of Montreal is turning its attention to Mexico, staking approximately 1.0 million ha of prospective ground in what it believes will be an emerging gold belt in that country.

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    GOLD RESOURCE: First estimate from Charlie and Gouldie deposits

    September 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining of Montreal has completed the initial resource estimates for the Charlie and Gouldie deposits adjacent to its Canadian Malartic mine. Abitibi Royalties of Val d’Or, QC, holds a 2% net smelter return on the…