Canadian Mining Journal


Victoria Gold Corp


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    Victoria Gold’s John McConnell on launching a mine during a pandemic at the Global Mining Symposium

    November 23, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Victoria Gold (TSXV: VGCX) commenced production at its Eagle heap-leach mine in the Yukon on July 1 – perhaps the only new gold mine in the world to launch in the midst of a global health crisis. “It’s going reasonably

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    MINING PEOPLE: BHP, Canadian Goldcamps, First Cobalt, Teck, Treasury, Zanzibar

    August 20, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    Management appointments announced this week include: BHP has announced changes to its executive leadership team: these include the appointment of Ragnar Udd to the president of Minerals Americas role, effective Nov. 1. Udd is currently BHP’s acting chief technology officer. Grant

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    GOLD: Victoria repays US$10M of secured credit facility

    August 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Victoria Gold made a US$10-million early unscheduled repayment of interest and principal towards its US$100-million senior secured credit facility. The facility was fully drawn as of the end of March and the company made its first, US$7.1-million principal

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    GOLD: Victoria to produce 85,000 to 100,000 oz. of gold in H2 of 2020

    July 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – After declaring commercial production at the Eagle mine earlier this month, Victoria Gold has provided production guidance for the second half of this year – it expects to generate 85,000 oz. to 100,000 oz. of gold in the

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    GOLD: Victoria’s Eagle mine achieves commercial production

    July 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Victoria Gold’s Eagle gold mine reached the commercial production milestone on Canada Day. As of July 1, all of the facilities required for this stage of the mine life are now complete and, according to Victoria, the mining

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    GOLD: Victoria continues to ramp up Eagle

    June 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Victoria Gold’s Eagle gold mine has produced 25,068 oz. of gold from the start of this year until the end of May, and is expected to achieve commercial production at the end of the second quarter or early

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    GOLD: Banyan releases maiden resource for AurMac in the Yukon

    May 25, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Banyan Gold has released a maiden resource estimate for the 92.3-sq.-km AurMac property (previously Aurex-McQuesten) within the Mayo mining district. The pit-constrained inferred resource is made up of the Airstrip and Powerline deposits and totals 52.6 million tonnes

  • GOLD: Victoria raising $5M in flow-through financing

    February 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – As it ramps up the Eagle gold mine in the Yukon, Victoria Gold has announced a $5 million flow-through financing, intending to issue 572,659 flow-through shares at $8.73 each. It has the option, exerciseable until closing, of issuing

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    GOLD: Banyan Gold extends Airstrip strike at Aurex-McQuesten

    January 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Banyan Gold has released diamond drill results from the Airstrip target at its 92-sq.-km Aurex-McQuesten project which increase the zone’s strike length to over 1 km. Drill highlights include: 76.9 metres of 0.61 g/t gold starting at 3

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    GOLD: Victoria expands Raven target at Eagle

    December 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Victoria Gold has released the results of trenching completed at its Eagle gold project in the Yukon; highlights from the Raven target include 7.91 g/t gold over 12 metres and 1.12 g/t gold over 60 metres. The surface footprint

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    GOLD: Victoria production from Eagle exceeds 10,000 oz.

    November 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Victoria Gold provided an operations update on the ramp up of its Eagle gold mine where the first gold was poured on Sept. 17. Since the first gold pour, the mine has produced a total of 10,400 oz.

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    Victoria Gold nears production at Eagle in Yukon

    October 28, 2019 by Magda Gardner

    These are exciting days for Victoria Gold (TSXV: VIT) as the company transitions its flagship Eagle open-pit gold project in the Yukon from development into production. At the end of September, the company had mined 1.7 million tonnes of ore and stacked