Canadian Mining Journal


San Gold Corporation


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    GOLD: San Gold drills new horizon adjacent to Rice Lake mine

    October 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – San Gold Corp. of Winnipeg has confirmed with recent drilling and ongoing development that a new and parallel mining horizon is located immediately to the north of its Rice Lake gold mine at Bissett.

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    GOLD: New high grade zone grows at Deep Rice Lake

    January 30, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – “If  you drill it, it will be there” might be the motto of San Gold Corp. at its Rice Lake gold complex near Bissett. The company continues to enjoy exploration success with drilling to the west of the recently discovered…

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    GOLD: San Gold drilling returns 99 g/t Au

    November 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – The high grade assays just keep coming for San Gold Corp. of Winnipeg. Underground drilling on the 26 level of the Rice Lake gold mine has returned core grading as high as 99.1 g/t Au.

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    GOLD: San Gold drills multiple new zones

    September 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Winnipeg-based San Gold Corp. has discovered several new zone along its Shoreline Basalt host unit, close to its Rice Lake mining complex at Bissett. “Very encouraging” results were returned from each of four new zones.

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    MINING PEOPLE: China Minerals, McEwen Mining, Orex, San Gold, and Santa Fe Metals

    September 12, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Michael Guo has been named chief geologist for Vancouver-based China Minerals Mining Corp. He will oversee the company’s geological work in Canada.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Energy Fuels, North American Palladium, Northern Dynasty, and San Gold

    September 5, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto-based Energy Fuels, having completed the acquisition of Strathmore Minerals, has expanded the number of seats on its board of directors to 11, making room for former Strathmore president Steven Khan and Eun Ho Cheong of Korea Electric…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Astur Gold, Aegean Metals, Lucara, and San Gold

    March 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Greenpeace co-founder Dr. Patrick Moore has become a director of Vancouver-based Astur Gold. The company is in the permitting stage of an underground mine at the Salave gold project in northern Spain. Moore has been a leader in the field of…

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    GOLD: San Gold drills 15.5 g/t over 11.1 metres

    November 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Approximately 235 km northeast of Winnipeg, the Rice Lake gold project belonging to San Gold Corp. of Bissett, MB, keeps returning long and strong drilling intercepts. Hole 607-12-048 in the 710 lens intersected several good…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Dundee Precious Metals, International Tower Hill, Monument Mining, San Gold, and Teck

    September 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Eira Thomas has joined the board of Dundee Precious Metals in Toronto. She Thomas graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science in Geology in 1990 and has over 20 years of experience in the mining industry. She has held a…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Gold milling resumes at Rice Lake complex

    July 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Milling operations resumed on July 1, 2012, at Winnipeg-based San Gold Corp.’s Rice Lake mining complex. Mineral processing was suspended in early June after the ball mill pinion unexpectedly failed. Mining…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Mill failure at Rice Lake

    June 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – San Gold Corp. of Winnipeg announced on June 4, 2012, that the mill at its Rice Lake mining complex in Bissett has been temporarily interrupted due to the failure of a ball mill pinion and related damage to the ball mill motor….

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    GOLD MINING: San Gold, Timmins Gold set quarterly production records

    January 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA and ONTARIO – Two of Canada’s smaller gold miners, San Gold of Winnipeg and Timmins Gold of Vancouver, have reached record levels of gold ounces produced during the last quarter of 2011.