Canadian Mining Journal


Premier Gold Mines Limited


  • News

    GOLD: Barrick, Premier strike deal for McCoy-Cove and Rye properties

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold of Toronto and Premier Gold of Thunder Bay, Ont., have entered into an exploration and development deal for two properties in this state. Barrick can earn a 60% interest in the McCoy-Cove property by spending US$22.5

  • News

    AWARD: National safety nod goes to South Arturo gold mine

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – The South Arturo gold mine, 40 km north of Carlin, is the winner of the 2016 Sentinels of Safety Award for its operating practices as chosen by the National Mining Associations. The mine is a joint venture of

  • Feature

    Premier shifts into high gear with North American focus

    December 1, 2017 by Alisha Hiyate

    Premier Gold’s transformation from Ontario-focused explorer to North American-focused gold producer.

  • News

    GOLD: Premier enjoys high grades from Hasaga property

    March 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The initial assay results are back from the first drill hole this year at the Hasaga gold project belonging to Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont. Hole HMP-151 returned 10.94 g/t gold across 54.0 metres beginning at

  • News

    GOLD: Premier posts maiden resource numbers for Hasaga

    January 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, has posted the first resource estimate for its Hasaga gold property in Red Lake. The estimate was compiled by MRB and Associates using data from the company’s two-year exploration and delineation

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Barrick Gold, Cameco, MWH, Osisko Gold Royalties, Premier Gold, and Rubicon Minerals

    December 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pablo Marcet has joined the board of Toronto-based Barrick Gold. A native of Argentina, he is expected to play an important part in Barrick’s growth strategy in Latin America. Cameco Corp. of Saskatoon has named Kathryn J. Jackson as a

  • News

    GOLD: Centerra, Premier Gold release Hardrock feasibility study

    November 17, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Centerra Gold of Toronto and Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, have released the feasibility study for their Hardrock gold project in Gerladton. Initial capital cost will be $1.25 billion including a contingency of $131 million. The

  • News

    GOLD: Yamana raises $178M on sale of Mercedes mine, warrants

    October 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Yamana Gold has fattened its treasury by $178 million with the sale of its Mercedes gold-silver mine in Sonora, Mexico, and the sale of Sandstorm Gold warrants. About $156 million is earmarked for debt reduction. The company continues

  • News

    GOLD: Premier extends high grades at McCoy-Cove

    August 31, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Premier Gold Mines, headquartered in Thunder Bay, ON, says results from five recent step-out holes have confirmed the extension of high grade mineralization at the McCoy-Cove gold project on the Battle Eureka Trend. Drilling was focused on the

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Dominion Diamond, Kinross, Luna Gold, Osisko, Premier Gold, and War Eagle

    August 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Dominion Diamond Corp of Yellowknife, NT, has added two new directors  to its board – Trudy Curran and Tim Dabson. Curran, until recently an executive of Canadian Oil Sands, will also be chair of the health, safety and environmental committee.

  • GOLD: Premier to buy Mercedes mine from Yamana

    August 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, has signed a definitive share purchase agreement with Yamana Gold of Toronto to acquire Yamana’s Mercedes gold-silver mine in Sonora state. Premier has agreed to pay US$140 million in cash and

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER: Premier traces high grades at McCoy-Cove

    June 23, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, continues to drill high grade mineralization at its McCoy-Cove project in the Battle Mountain-Eureka Trend. Step-out drilling within the 400 metre gap (CSD gap) between the Helen zone and historic Cove