Canadian Mining Journal


Western Copper and Gold Corporation


  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Brunswick Exploration, Foran, Maple, Pretium, Treasury

    November 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management appointments announced this week include: Mapi Mobwano has been named president and CEO of ArcelorMittal Mining Canada. Brunswick Exploration has announced management changes: Robert Wares, chairman of the company, has been named CEO; Killian Charles is now the company’s

  • News

    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

  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Western Copper and Gold unveils large-scale resource for Casino

    July 15, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    YUKON – In its first estimate since 2010, Western Copper and Gold has updated the resource for its wholly owned Casino project in the Yukon with more drill results that would make it one of the largest copper-gold deposits in the world. The

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Azimut, Eastmain, Endeavour Mining, G2 Goldfields, Noront, RNC Minerals

    March 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Donald McInnes has resigned from the board of Aurelius Minerals with Gilles Arseneau appointed a director of the company. David de Jongh Weill, Axmin’s CFO and a director of the company, has resigned. Glenn Mullan has been appointed as a

  • News

    Top 10 Canadian base metal explorers and developers

    July 23, 2019 by Leslie Stokes

    The Northern Miner used the IntelligenceMine database of our sister company Infomine to determine the top-10 largest base metal companies headquartered in Canada that have non-producing assets. The list is ranked by market capitalization. Continue reading at The Northern Miner.

  • Feature

    Yukon weighs large scale mining at Casino proposal

    January 1, 2018 by Alisha Hiyate

    Western Copper & Gold’s Casino proposal shaped by tailings management

  • News

    INFRASTRUCTURE: Fed, Yukon governments pledge $360M for roads

    September 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – The Canadian government will inject $247 million into the territory’s highway network through the Yukon Resources Gateway Project. The announcement was made in Whitehorse by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “Modern infrastructure is key to developing and properly managing

  • News

    Western Copper approaches final mine design at Casino

    February 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WHITEHORSE, YUKON — The large scope of Western Copper and Gold’s (TSX: WRN; NYSE-MKT: WRN) proposed Casino mine in the Yukon Plateau is readily apparent during a flight into its well established camp, 300 km north of Whitehorse. Our small fixed

  • COPPER-GOLD: Independent review likes design of Western Copper’s Casino tails facility

    August 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Western Copper and Gold Corp. says that the independent engineering review panel that examined the general design of the Casino copper-gold project tailings management facility has confirmed the concept. The engineering panel reviewed the proposed TMF design,

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Athabasca Minerals, GFK Resources, Nevada Copper, PotashCorp, and Western Copper and Gold

    January 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Chris Greenwood has been named VP operations of Athabasca Minerals in Edmonton. He will be responsible for the development of the aggregate business in the Wood Buffalo region. Montreal’s GFK Resources has asked Tony Brisson to join its board of

  • COPPER: Better water quality through genomics

    November 19, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Western Copper and Gold. of Vancouver is moving its Casino gold-copper project 300 km northwest of Whitehorse toward production in the next five years, and among the many questions yet to be answered is finding the most efficient…

  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Western chooses contractor to run Casino

    September 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Western Copper and Gold of Vancouver has signed a letter of intent with M3 Engineering & Technology Corp. of Tucson, AZ, for operation of the Casino copper-gold-molybdenum project 380 km northwest of Whitehorse.