Canadian Mining Journal


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  • Feature

    Golden hopes for new mines

    September 1, 2018 by Marilyn Scales

    CMJ highlights some of Canada’s most promising gold exploration projects

  • News

    Auriga has new vision for Puffy Lake

    November 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Auriga Gold wants to bring the Puffy Mine in western Manitoba back to life — only this time as a more modest and efficient operation.

  • News

    FINANCING: Auriga Gold signs US$23M term sheet for Maverick project

    June 21, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Auriga Gold Corp. of Toronto has entered into a non-binding term sheet with a private, institutional investor with regard to a US$23-million gold prepay agreement. The money will be used to refurbish and develop the Puffy mine…

  • News

    GOLD STUDY: Pit and underground planned at Maverick

    February 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Auriga Gold Corp. of Toronto is planning both open pit and underground mining at its Maverick gold project near Flin Flon. This is the recommendation of the recent preliminary economic assessment of the project.

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Auriga Gold and Sherritt

    January 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Mike Kernick is now the general manager at Toronto-based Auriga Gold’s Maverick gold project near Flin Flon, MB. He brings over 20 years’ experience in narrow vein mining to his new post.

  • News

    INFRASTRUCTURE: Power line coming to Maverick gold project

    January 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Auriga Gold of Toronto has signed a service agreement with Manitoba Hydro to provide electric grid power to Auriga’s Maverick gold project near Flin Flon. The cost of the sub-station and running the power line from Sherridon to the…

  • News

    GOLD STUDY: Updated PEA positive for Auriga’s Maverick project

    January 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – The outlook is positive according to an updated preliminary economic assessment of the Maverick (formerly Nokomis) gold project 65 km northeast of Flin Flon. Owner/operator Auriga Gold of Toronto acquired 100% of the project in…

  • News

    GOLD STUDY: Maverick pit and mill possible according to PEA

    October 31, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Toronto-based Auriga Gold has a positive preliminary economic assessment that proposes an open pit and mill refurbishment for the company’s Maverick gold property 65 km northeast of Flin Flon. The Maverick project includes the former…

  • News

    GOLD RESOURCES: First numbers for Maverick contain over 730,000 oz

    August 4, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – There may be over oz of contained gold in all categories at the Maverick gold project, that includes the former Puffy Lake mine and the adjacent Nokomis property. The property, located 50 km northeast of Flin Flon, is owned by Auriga…