Canadian Mining Journal


Rubicon Minerals Corporation


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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.

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    PEOPLE: Athabasca Minerals, Defiance Silver, Pitchblack, Radisson and Rubicon

    December 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Athabasca Minerals of Edmonton welcomes Michael Peck to its board of directors. He is currently employed with Sherritt International as senior general manager, mining operations in the Sherritt Coal Edmonton Division.

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    COMMENT: Barrick tops list of sustainable Canadian miners

    December 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Corporate Knights, a specialized media and investment research company based in Toronto, has released its first Canadian mining sustainability ranking. The researchers measured the performance of 52 Canadian miners against 12 sustainability…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: East Asia, Elgin Mining, Galore, Kincora Copper, Northern Gold, Redstar Gold, and Rubicon Minerals

    August 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    East Asia Minerals Corp. of Toronto has named Dave Anthony its new COO. He will guide the development of the company’s Miwah gold project in Indonesia.

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    Barkerville climbs 50% on 10.6-million-oz. resource

    July 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Barkerville Gold Mines’ share price has climbed more than 50% since the company put out a 10.6-million-oz gold resource estimate for its Cow Mountain deposit, but questions remain as to the accuracy of the estimate.

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    GOLD DEVELOPMENT: Final permits received for Rubicon’s Phoenix project

    March 21, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Rubicon Minerals has obtained the final permits for the Phoenix gold project near Red Lake. The permit to take water, the industrial sewage certificate of approval, and the air certificate of approval were the…

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    FINANCING: Rubicon raises $200-M in bought deal

    February 6, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals of Vancouver is raising $200 million in a bought deal financing, the bulk of which will be used to develop its Phoenix gold project near Red Lake. A syndicate of investors has agreed to purchase 49 million common…

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    GOLD DEVELOPMENT: Rubicon’s Phoenix project on fast track

    December 5, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – The Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines has approved the closure plan for the Phoenix gold project in Red Lake. The decision allows owner Rubicon Minerals of Vancouver to press forward with development and construction.

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    PERSPECTIVE: Gold miners reap gains, Agnico buys into Phoenix project

    July 28, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    What a wonderful time to be a gold miner. The rising price of gold has pushed their second quarter revenues up to record, or near-record levels. And it doesn’t matter if you are a big producer or a small one.

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    GOLD STUDY: PEA gives F2 system at Phoenix project bright prospects

    June 29, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals of Toronto has released the results of the preliminary economic assessment for the F2 system at its Phoenix gold project in the Red lake Gold Camp. The PEA was prepared by AMC Mining Consultants (Canada) with…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Bulk sampling begins at Rubicon’s Phoenix project

    December 21, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Rubicon Minerals has begun bulk sampling of the F2 gold system at its Phoenix project near Red Lake. The area from which the sample is being taken lies approximately 300 metres below surface and was defined by 18 drill…