Canadian Mining Journal


Rubicon Minerals Corporation


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    GOLD: Rubicon temporarily suspends milling at Phoenix mine

    October 5, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Rubicon Minerals has temporarily suspended milling at the Phoenix gold project in the Red Lake camp. The order was made by the Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change due to elevated levels of ammonia.

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    CYANIDE DETOX: Gekko system commissioned at Phoenix project

    September 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – The Gekko cyanide detoxification plant at the Phoenix gold project of Toronto-based Rubicon Minerals Corp. has been commissioned and accepted by the mining company. The project lies in the Red Lake Gold Camp, and the first gold…

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    GOLD: Rubicon drills high grades north of Phoenix development

    June 17, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – As Rubicon Minerals Corp. puts the finishing touches on its Phoenix gold project – start-up is scheduled for the next few weeks – near Red Lake, it continues to explore and drill excellent grades north of the current…

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    GOLD: Rubicon enrols in long term power program

    May 20, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Rubicon Minerals Corp. is busy preparing the Phoenix gold mine and mill near Red Lake for production later this year, but not too busy to take a positive step toward controlling operating costs. The company has been…

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    GOLD: Rubicon secures US$50M loan as Phoenix production nears

    May 14, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Toronto has secured a US$50 million loan for its Phoenix gold project in the Red Lake camp. CPPIB Credit Investments, a subsidiary of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, is advancing the funds until…

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    GOLD: Rubicon begins mill commissioning

    April 14, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Rubicon Minerals Corp. has begun commissioning the 1,250-t/d mill at its Phoenix gold project in the Red Lake camp. This milestone was reached ahead of schedule, and the project remains on track for initial production…

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    GOLD: Rubicon closes $30.2M flow-through offering

    April 9, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Toronto has closed a previously announced financing with the issuance of 23.6 million flow-through shares at a price of $1.28 per share. Gross proceeds total more than $30.2 million.

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    GOLD: Rubicon’s flow-through offering expands to $25M

    March 18, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Yesterday, Rubicon Minerals Corp. announced a bought deal, flow-through offering of 11.7 million shares at C$1.28 each. Today, March 18, the company announced that the number of shares has been increased to 19.6 million, making…

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    GOLD: Rubicon stockpiling mill feed for mid-2015 start

    December 18, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals of Toronto has begun stockpiling ore at the Phoenix gold project near Red Lake. Ore is being accumulated ahead of mill commissioning in the middle of next year.

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    GOLD: Rubicon and WFN reach settlement, exploration deal

    November 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Toronto and the Wabauskang First Nation (WFN) have reached a settlement agreement and an exploration accommodation agreement.

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    GOLD: Hints and promises across Canada

    September 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The price of gold has hit an eight month low, dipping below US$1,210 for a few hours this morning (Sept. 25). But the yellow metals retains it lustre for some explorers, especially when bonanza grades are encountered. He’s a brief rundown.

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    GOLD: Phoenix mine remains on track for mid-2015 start

    September 8, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Work is progressing on time and on budget at the Phoenix gold project says owner Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Toronto. Construction at the site in the Red Lake district has passed the half-way point.