Canadian Mining Journal


Monarques Gold Corporation


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    Monarques Gold bets big on Quebec

    September 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It has a market capitalization of just $40.8 million, but Monarques Gold (TSXV: MQR; US-OTC: MRQRF) has a lot going on across its 300 km2 of gold properties in Quebec. Its flagship Wasamac project, 15 km west of Rouyn-Noranda in the heart

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    GOLD: Chalice Gold to issue shares for Anaconda’s Chimo interest

    September 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Australian explorer Chalice Gold Mines has agreed to an all-share deal to buy out Monarques Gold Corp.’s 30% interest in the Chimo gold project. Chalice will issue 3.0 million common shares to Monarques as well as grant a

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    GOLD: Monarques suspends mining at Beaufor

    September 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Monarques Gold Corp. plans to temporarily suspend mining at the Beaufor gold project on Dec. 14, 2018. The money-losing mine will be placed on care and maintenance. Monarques says it intends to continue exploration at Beaufor to

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    GOLD: Monarques cuts 18.4 and 16.1 g/t at Croinor project

    July 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has received some very encouraging results from the 2018 diamond drill program at its Croinor gold project 50 km east of Val d’Or. The best assays were 18.40 g/t gold over 1.6 metres

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    GOLD: Monarques to commission Beacon mill by end of year

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has announced that it will restart its Beacon mill in Val d’Or in the last quarter of 2018. The mill is located on Route 117, within 500 metres of a railway line, and

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    GOLD: Monarques says toll milling will be game changer for Wasamac

    April 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Monarques Gold Corp. has hired BBA to conduct a conceptual study for custom milling gold ore from the Wasamac project  15 km west of Rouyn-Noranda. Treating ore at an existing mill with a permitted tailings facility would

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    GOLD: Monarques says updated PFS for Croinor is positive

    February 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold of Montreal has updated the pre-feasibility study for its Croinor project with a 10% increase in proven and probable reserves, a 16% decrease in operating costs, and a 13% cut to total costs. The revised study

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    GOLD: Monarques cuts 62 g/t over 2.9 metres at Beaufor mine

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has released results of drilling in the zone Q and the new zone 1700 at the Beaufor mine 27 km northeast of Val d’Or. Holes drilled in zone Q intersected new subparallel areas.

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    GOLD: Monarques to treat bulk sample from Wallbridge’s Fenelon project

    November 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold of Montreal and Wallbridge Mining of Toronto have signed a custom milling contract for a 35,000-tonnes bulk sample from Wallbridge’s Fenelon gold project. The property is 75 km west-northwest of Matagami, at Monarques’ Camflo mill about

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    GOLD: Monarques updates Wasamac resources containing 2.5M+ oz

    November 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has updated the resources at its Wasamac gold project, acquired in September 2017 from Richmont Mines, 14 km southwest of Rouyn-Noranda. Monarques is counting 2.59 million oz. in measured and indicated resources plus

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    GOLD: Beaufor mine pours first gold under new owner Monarques

    October 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has poured the first gold bar at the Beaufor mine 27 km northeast of Val d’Or since it acquired the property from Richmont Mines earlier this month. The event vaults Monarques into the

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    GOLD: Monarques to treat Lamaque bulk sample at Camflo

    October 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold of Montreal has signed a custom milling contract with Eldorado Gold. Monarques’ Camflo mill, located east of Val d’Or, will treat up to 55,000 tonnes of material from the nearby Lamaque gold mine until the end