Canadian Mining Journal


Rubicon Minerals Corporation


  • News

    GOLD: Rubicon raises $12M with flow-through shares

    July 23, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Rubicon Minerals Corp. has raised $12 million by issuing flow-through shares. The 7.06 million shares were priced at $1.70 per shares. The offering was conducted by a syndicate of underwriters co-led by TD Securities and BMO…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Falco Pacific and Rubicon

    July 3, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Vancouver’s Falco Pacific Resource Group has appointed Trent Mell its president, CEO and a director. Previously he was executive VP at AuRico Gold and held senior roles at Barrick Sherritt and North American Palladium. Mell holds a BA, BCL and…

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    GOLD: Rubicon updates progress at Phoenix project

    June 19, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Toronto says construction is on budget and schedule for startup in mid-2015 at its Phoenix gold project near Red Lake. The company has already spent $205.2 million on pre-production capital expenditures…

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    GOLD: Rubicon closes over-allotment, raises $115M

    March 12, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Vancouver has closed a $115 million bought deal financing announced last month. Including the over-allotment, the company issued 74.29 million units at a price of $1.55 each.

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    GOLD: Rubicon finds $100M for Phoenix development

    February 20, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Ten days ago, Rubicon Minerals Corp. announced a $75-million gold stream agreement for its Rubicon gold mine near Red Lake. Today it has announced a $100-million bought deal financing with which to complete the project.

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    GOLD: Rubicon’s Phoenix on the rise

    February 11, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Toronto has completed sinking the shaft at its Phoenix gold project near Red Lake. The shaft is 730 metres deep with a loading pocket on the 337 metre level. Two 10-tonne skips and two cages have been…

  • Feature

    “Marginal” Phoenix gold mine holds great promise

    February 1, 2014 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Mike Lalonde is a mining industry veteran and he’s a well-travelled one at that. “I’ve been in operations for more years than I care to admit,” he says. “I’ve worked all over Canada and as far north as Greenland. I’ve…

  • News

    West Kirkland’s PEA at TUG hit by lower gold price

    August 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Nevada-focused gold explorer West Kirkland Mines (TSXV: WKM) has unveiled a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its TUG gold-silver deposit on the Long Canyon gold trend along the Utah-Nevada border in Elko County. The…

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    GOLD: Rubicon reports positive PEA, doubled resources

    June 25, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Rubicon Minerals Corp. must be pleased with the new preliminary economic assessment for its F2 gold system that buoys an after tax internal rate of return at 27.0% and a 5% discounted after tax net present value of…

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    GOLD: Rubicon updates on Phoenix construction

    January 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Rubicon Minerals Corp. has updated its progress on the Phoenix gold mine and mill in the Red Lake area. The $241-million underground mine and 1,250-t/d mill will reach commercial rates in 2015 and operate for 12…

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    MINING PEOPLE: CB Gold, Focus Graphite, Rubicon, and Tinka Resources

    January 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Vancouver-based CB Gold has named Marius Mare its new VP exploration. He was VP exploration for Kimber Resources and has previously held senior roles with different mining companies including Placer Dome and Phelps Dodge Exploration. He holds a…

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    LAWSUIT: Wabauskang FN taking Rubicon to court

    December 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – The Wabauskang First Nation (WFN) has served notice that it is going to court to oppose construction of the Phoenix gold mine belonging to Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Vancouver. The project is located near Red Lake.