Canadian Mining Journal


Premier Gold Mines Limited


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    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

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    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

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    MINING PEOPLE: Americas Silver, Gold Ridge Exploration, New Millennium Iron, and Premier Gold

    May 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto-based Americas Silver Corp. has named Alex Davidson as chairman of the company. He was responsible for Barrick Gold’s international exploration programs and corporate development until 2009. Davidson was also named PDAC Prospector of the Year in 2003. Former chairman

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    GOLD: Drilling at Hasaga expands near surface mineralization for Premier

    April 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, has released more results from its successful drilling program at the Hasaga project in the Red Lake district. The near surface mineralization in the Hasaga porphyry and Central zone is expanding,

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    GOLD: Premier offers update on Red Lake exploration

    December 8, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, is pleased with the continuing exploration of its Rahill-Bonanza joint venture in the Red Lake mining camp. Premier’s partner at Rahill is Goldcorp (55% and operator) of Vancouver. Work has uncovered

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    Premier Gold expands Hasaga project in Red Lake

    December 8, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Premier Gold Mines’ (TSX:PG; OTC:PIRGF) story consists of a lot of moving parts, which are currently “moving us in the right direction,” CEO Ewan Downie writes in the junior’s C-Suite blog. The latest in that story is the $5 million

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    Premier’s Downie bullish on Hasaga in Red Lake

    September 17, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG; US-OTC: PIRGF) is taking a new approach to exploration at its past-producing Hasaga gold property in the prolific Red Lake mining district of northwestern Ontario, and Ewan Downie, president and…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Barrick, GeoMegA, Premier Gold, and Viscount Mining

    July 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Ned Goodman has resigned from the Barrick Gold board of directors. The Toronto-based company says he intends to focus on a new business venture in resources and other hard assets.

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    GOLD: Premier reports high grades underground at Rahill-Bonanza

    July 13, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Thunder Bay, ON-based Premier Gold Mines says several high grade intercepts have been made during recent underground drilling at the Rahill-Bonanza joint venture. Red Lake Gold Mines is the operator and owns the balance of the…

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    GOLD: Goldcorp supports Premier’s $20M private placement

    June 3, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    THUNDER BAY, Ontario – Premier Gold Mines is making a $20-million non-brokered private placement of common shares at a price of $2.35 per share. Approximately $12.5 million worth of shares will be taken up by Goldcorp of Vancouver.

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    GOLD: Aroland signs onto agreement for Hardrock project

    April 30, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – The Aroland First Nation and TCP General Partnership Corp. have signed a relationship agreement to support the on-going efforts to create a joint process to development the Hardrock gold project near Geraldton. TCP is the…