Canadian Mining Journal


Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd


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    MINING PEOPLE: Altair Resources, Aurvista Gold, International Tower Hill, Millennial Lithium, Wesdome

    February 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Altair Resources has named Harold Shipes its new CEO. He brings more than four decades of precious metals production, engineering, and project development management experience to the post. Aurvista Gold Corp. of Montreal has added the following people to

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    Wesdome’s ‘aggressive’ exploration program pays off

    November 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Wesdome Gold Mines (TSX: WDO) is spending more money on exploration this year than at any other time in its 29-year history. “This has been a very aggressive exploration program for Wesdome, and we have certainly seen the dividends,” George Mannard,

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    GOLD: Wesdome scores more high grades at Kiena

    November 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Drilling by Wesdome Gold Mines of Toronto at the suspended Kiena gold mine in Val d’Or continues to return high values – as high as 749.96 g/t Au over 2.40 metres uncut (or 23.28 g/t cut to 34.28

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    GOLD: Wesdome drills high grades at old Kiena mine

    August 25, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Wesdome Gold Mines of Toronto has drilled very high gold grades at the suspended Kiena mine in Val d’Or. The longest intersection was 94.35 g/t Au over 17.40 metres uncut (18.03 g/t cut) in hole U-6124. Two drills

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    MINING PEOPLE: Eastplats and Wesdome

    August 4, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The new CEO at Vancouver’s Eastern Platinum is Diana Hu. Toronto-based Wesdome Gold Mines has named Duncan Middlemiss as its new president and CEO, effective Aug. 15, 2016. Rolly Uloth has stepped down from both positions but will remain on

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    GOLD: Work confirms Wesdome’s No.7 zone up-plunge continuity

    May 31, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Wesdome Gold Mines says drilling and drifting on the 890 level at its Eagle River gold mine near Wawa has confirmed the continuity and strong grades along the up-plunge of the No.7 zone. Fifteen new underground drill

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    GOLD: Wesdome expands Eagle River 300 East at depth

    November 30, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Wesdome Gold Mines of Toronto has new drill results that expand the 300 East zone at depth at its Eagle River gold mine near Wawa. In the north lens that includes 8.60 g/t Au over 32.40 metres, 14.82

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    Wesdome ‘proud’ of Ontario mines

    September 15, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    For a company that hasn’t had to raise equity since 2006 and whose last financing was a $7 million convertible debenture in 2012, which isn’t due until 2017, Wesdome Gold Mines (TSX: WDO) has performed fairly well since the…

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    GOLD: Wesdome to cultivate growth at Eagle River, Mishi mines

    September 14, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Wesdome Gold Mines of Toronto is making plans to mine higher grades from the Eagle River underground mine and boost the mining rate at the Mishi pit near Wawa. By 2019 the operations may have an annual output of as much as…

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    GOLD: Wesdome expands Mishi pit

    August 18, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Wesdome Gold Mines has received initial results from its 2015 shallow definition drilling program, and they confirm that the pit can be extended at the Mishi gold mine 50 km west of Wawa. The program included 89 holes…

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    GOLD: Wesdome reports milling up, costs down for Q2

    August 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Wesdome Gold Mines has published its second quarter results along with the news that mill throughput is up and production costs are down.

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    GOLD: Wesdome’s 300 West lens development at Eagle River returns 57 g/t

    July 21, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Wesdome Gold Mines is uncovering very high grades as it drives a development drift to the 300 West lens of its Eagle River gold mine at Wawa. Work returned 57.22 g/t Au with an average width of 1.60 metres over a…