Canadian Mining Journal


Marathon Gold Corporation


  • News

    GOLD: Marathon commits $18M to exploration at Valentine Lake camp

    May 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Marathon Gold Corp. of Toronto is stepping up its efforts in the Valentine Lake gold camp 55 km south of Buchans. The company is using the net proceeds of a recent $18.6-million bought deal financing to move the

  • GOLD: Marathon Gold increases flow-through deal to $16M

    May 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – RBC Capital Markets has agreed to purchase flow-through and common shares of Marathon Gold Corp. in a bought deal worth a total of $16.18 million. RBC is buying 8.0 million flow-through shares at a price of $1.25 each

  • News

    GOLD: Headlines and highlights

    March 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Sometimes the number of gold stories reaching my inbox makes me wonder if it is the only game in town. Well, it is certainly the most popular. Here are some headlines and highlights from recent news about gold. Atlantic Gold

  • News

    GOLD: Marathon drills 319 g/t at Valentine Lake

    January 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Marathon Gold Corp. is having spectacular success drilling the Marathon gold deposit at its Valentine Lake project 55 km south of Buchans. Results included 25.44 g/t Au (uncut) over 15.0 metres including 310.35 g/t Au (9 oz/ton)

  • News

    GOLD: Valentine Lake camp continues to return good grades for Marathon

    November 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Two drills working round the clock at the Marathon deposit are returning solid assays for Toronto-based Marathon Gold Corp. The deposit lies in the Valentine gold camp 55 km south of Buchans. The best intercepts from hole MA-16-130

  • News

    GOLD: Heap leach contemplated for Marathon and Leprechaun deposits

    September 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Marathon Gold Corp. of Toronto says that core samples from the lower grade portions of the Leprechaun and Marathon gold deposits are amenable to heap leaching. The two deposits contain 92% of the known resources in the Valentine

  • News

    GOLD: Marathon deposit recoveries reach 98.1%

    August 25, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Marathon Gold Corp. has been testing gold recoveries on samples from its Marathon deposit in the Valentine gold camp 55 km south of Buchans. Thibault & Associates has completed bench scale tests on samples from the Marathon

  • News

    GOLD: Marathon deposit growing larger with latest drill results

    August 9, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Marathon Gold Corp. continues to expand its Marathon gold deposit with recent drilling results including 2.11 g/t Au (cut) over 68.3 metres (true width) and 1.33 g/t over 48.8 metres (true width). The deposit is in the

  • News

    GOLD: Marathon deposit swells at Valentine camp

    July 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – The Marathon deposit, in the Valentine gold camp 55 km south of Buchans, keeps getting bigger and better as Marathon Gold Corp. keeps drilling. The Toronto-based company says shallow drilling this summer has expanded the mineralized corridor northwest

  • News

    GOLD: Marathon drills 190 g/t at Valentine Lake

    June 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Marathon Gold Corp. has drilled its highest ever gold interval – 190.88 g/t Au (uncut) over 0.7 metres – at its Valentine Lake project 55 km south of Buchans. This core was part of a 7.2 metre

  • News

    GOLD: Marathon deposit grows, thanks to step out drilling

    March 30, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Marathon Gold Corp. has completed 13 widely spaced step out holes and the results point toward a mineralized corridor of at least a 1.7 km strike length at its Marathon deposit in the Valentine gold camp 55 km

  • Feature

    R&D provides much needed boost in the east

    January 1, 2016 by Phil Saunders

    Newfoundland and Labrador is one of the foremost producers of iron and nickel in Canada, ranking second in production of both metals among Canadian jurisdictions in 2014. It also produces, or has significant resources of a wide range of other