Canadian Mining Journal


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    URANIUM: PLS offers up sixth zone west of R00E

    November 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium Corp. of Kelowna, BC, and joint venture partner Alpha Minerals of Vancouver have discovered a sixth mineralized zone (R600W) 530 metres west of the Discovery zone (R00E) at their Patterson Lake South project…

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    URANIUM: Patterson Lake South returns 15.63% U3O8 over 14 metres

    October 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – The Patterson Lake South uranium property in the Athabasca Basin continues to return excellent results for partners Fission Uranium Corp. of Kelowna, BC, and Alpha Minerals of Vancouver. With 43 metres at 6.93% U3O8…

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    URANIUM: Fission and Alpha to drill land-based targets at PLS

    October 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – Joint venture partners Fission Uranium Corp. and Alpha Minerals of Vancouver have decided to extend the summer drill program at the Patterson Lake South (PLS) uranium project by drilling 11 land-based targets west of the…

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    URANIUM: High grade hole at PLS assays 21.53% U3O8

    September 25, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ALBERTA – One of the highest grade intersections – 21.53% U3O8 over 4.0  metres – was recently drilled at the Patterson Lake South (PLS) joint venture in the southwest part of the Athabasca Basin. The exploration project…

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    URANIUM: High grades hit again at Patterson Lake South

    September 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – There seems no end to the promising drill results from the Patterson Lake South property in the Athabasca Basin. Joint venture partners Alpha Minerals of Vancouver and Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, report hitting the…

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    Fission, Alpha hammer out $185M PLS deal

    September 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — After a bit of back and forth over the past week, 50-50 joint venture partners Fission Uranium (TSXV: FCU) and Alpha Minerals (TSXV: AMW) have nailed down an agreement that will see Fission acquire full ownership of the…

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    MERGER: Fission, Alpha reach deal, assets to be spun out

    September 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER and KELOWNA, BC – Fission Uranium Corp. has boosted its offer for Alpha Minerals to $7.67 per share from $7.26, and the two partners at the Patterson Lake South (PLS) uranium project are ready to become one for the sake of the…

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    Alpha rebuffs Fission’s speedy $170M offer

    August 27, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – After almost ending up a neglected project on Denison Mines’ (TSX: DML) shelf, a 50% stake in the Patterson Lake South (PLS) project has just sparked a $170-million takeover attempt.

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    MERGER: Fission proposes Alpha buyout

    August 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    KELOWNA, British Columbia – Fission Uranium Corp. has proposed to buy up the shares of its Patterson Lake South joint venture partner, Alpha Minerals, in an all-share deal. The two have reported very promising exploration success at their…

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    Fission Uranium CEO discusses the PLS discovery – and rumours of another takeover

    August 22, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Fission Uranium (TSXV: FCU) has been one of the few exploration companies that has excited investors this year. As a result, it’s seen its share price nearly triple. Following Denison Mines’ (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN) buyout of its…

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    Fission, Alpha discover fourth uranium zone at PLS

    August 19, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Another drill season is underway for partners Fission Uranium (TSXV: FCU) and Alpha Minerals (TSXV: AMW) at the 50-50 Patterson Lake South (PLS) joint venture located in the southern reaches of Saskatchewan’s Athabasca…

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    URANIUM: New syndicate to explore Athabasca Basin

    July 10, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Nuclear Corp., and Lucky Strike Resources have inked a formal agreement to explore for uranium in the Athabasca Basin. The 287,130-ha property on which they will focus their efforts will be known as the Western Athabasca Syndicate Project or…