Canadian Mining Journal


Premier Gold Mines Limited


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    GOLD: Premier to drill Hasaga property

    April 28, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Thunder Bay, ON-based Premier Gold Mines has begun diamond drilling on its 100% owned Hasaga gold property near Red Lake. The property was acquired earlier this year in an asset swap with Goldcorp. The Hasaga property has three…

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    GOLD: Premier to buy Goldcorp’s 40% share of South Arturo

    April 6, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NEVADA – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, is buying Goldcorp’s 40% interest in the former South Arturo mine 35 km northwest of Elko, in the Carlin Trend. Barrick Gold holds the remaining 60%. South Arturo is 8 km northwest of…

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    GOLD: Centerra makes first foray into Canadian exploration

    February 5, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Centerra Gold of Toronto is picking up its first Canadian project by forming a 50:50 partnership with Premier Gold Mines. The two will jointly own and develop Premier’s Trans-Canada property including the Hardrock gold project…

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    GOLD: Opportunities across the nation

    September 17, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The gold bugs have been busily drilling their prospects at multiple locations across Canada. Near surface, high grades and long intersections are all being reported. Here is quick look at some of the results announced in the last week or so.

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    GOLD: Premier files 43-101 estimate for Hardrock project

    August 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, has filed a 43-101 compliant resource estimate for its Hardrock gold project. Although contained resources in the indicated category have grown 50%, overall inferred resources contain 27%…

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    GOLD: Premier expands high grades at Cove project

    May 27, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NEVADA – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, continues to expand high grade gold mineralization in multiple horizons at its Cove project, located along the Eureka-Battle Mountain Trend. This year’s drilling has intersected multiple…

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    GOLD: Premier to test potential pits near Hardrock

    April 24, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines plans to drill two highly prospective open pit targets along strike from its Hardrock gold project near Thunder Bay. The Bankfield West and Viper properties will be tested.

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    COMMENT: Gold bugs invade Northern Ontario

    March 26, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    It’s already bug season in Northern Ontario – gold bug season that is. The numbers of junior exploration companies eager to drill the region are almost as many as there will be blackflies when the weather warms up. Well … maybe not…

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    GOLD: Premier offers PEA reports on Hardrock, Brookbank deposits

    January 28, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, is examining preliminary economic assessments for its Hardrock and Brookbank deposits in the northwestern part of the province.

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    GOLD: Premier updates resource estimate for Hardrock deposit

    October 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, has revised its resource estimate for the Hardrock gold deposit at its 100% owned Trans-Canada property in the town of Greenstone.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Alderon, Canstar, Kincora, and Premier Gold

    May 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Vancouver-based Alderon Iron Ore Corp. has named Brian Penney its new COO. He has extensive knowledge about the deposits of the Labrador Trough thanks to his many years with Iron Ore Company of Canada. He was most recently president and CEO of…

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    GOLD: Hardrock drill results hints at expansion potential

    April 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – The current drill program mounted by Premier Gold Mines on its Hardrock gold deposit at its Trans-Canada project near Geraldton has returned more high grade results and hints at the potential to expand the mineralization.