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  • URANIUM: NexGen begins feasibility drilling at Arrow deposit

    January 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – NexGen Energy is embarking on the largest drill program in its history at the Rook I project in the Athabasca Basin. Approximately 125,000 metres is planned, the results from which will be used in a bankable feasibility study

  • LITHIUM: QMC advances Irgon with metallurgical testing

    January 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Vancouver-based QMC Quantum Minerals is arranging for SGS Canada to conduct metallurgical tests on samples from its Irgon lithium project in the southeast part of the province. The property lies within the Cat Lake-Winnipeg River rare element pegmatite

  • GOLD: IDM uncovers new Lacasse zone at Red Mountain

    January 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based IDM Mining reports it has discovered a new zone – Lacasse – at its Red Mountain gold project 15 km east of Stewart. Underground drilling also targeted multiple zones for resource expansion, conversion and further exploration.

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    COPPER: Tasca drills 0.37% and 0.42% over long lengths at Poplar

    January 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Tasca Resources of Vancouver has received excellent assays from drilling at its Poplar copper property southwest of Houston. Hole 18-PC-126 averaged 0.37% copper, 0.015% molybdenum, 0.15 g/t gold and 2.31 g/t silver over 381.0 metres. In the

  • Integra delays resource estimate after drill hit

    January 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Integra Resources (TSXV: ITR; US-OTC: IRRZF) will delay an updated resource estimate for its DeLamar gold-silver project in southwestern Idaho after drill core from a step out hole nearly half a kilometre from the project’s current resource assayed 2.53 grams per

  • DIAMONDS: Alrosa names female exec to lead US business

    January 22, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEW YORK – Following the reopening of its offices in New York last year and the announcement of growing sales in the US, Alrosa decided to recruit an experienced female executive to lead operations in American territory. Rebecca Foerster, former VP of

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    GOLD: Roxgold anticipates strong 2019

    January 22, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – Toronto’s Roxgold expects its Yaramoko mine will produce between 145,000 and 155,000 oz. this year at cash costs of US$440 to $470 per oz. and all-in sustaining costs of $765 to $795 per oz. (Monetary amounts are U.S.

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    GOLD: Golden Predator extends 3 Aces mineralization

    January 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Golden Predator Mining Corp. of Vancouver says its 2018 drill program at the 3 Aces gold project successfully extended the mineralization in the Hearts zone. Continuity has been confirmed 500 metres down dip and 220 metres along strike

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    GOLD: Atlantic confirms extensions at Fifteen Mile Stream and Cochrane Hill deposits

    January 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Vancouver-based Atlantic Gold Corp. confirms that recent diamond drilling has confirmed mineralized extensions at both the Fifteen Mile Stream project and the Cochrane Hill project. At Fifteen Mile Stream, located 57 km from the central mill at

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    GOLD: Margaux options Cassiar project from Wildsky Resources

    January 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Wildsky Resources of Vancouver and Margaux Resources of Calgary have signed a letter of intent covering Wildsky’s Cassiar gold project 105 km south of Watson Lake. Wildsky will grant Margaux an option to acquire all of the

  • REVIEW: Groundbreaking! America’s new quest for mineral independence

    January 21, 2019 by Dr. Ned Mamula and Ann Bridges

    Groundbreaking! America’s New Quest for Mineral Independence. Dr. Ned Mamula and Ann Bridges. 294 pages. ISBN-13: 978-1729669525 / ISBN-10: 1729669522. What happens when a geologist and an author whose chief interest is California’s Silicon Valley get together to take a

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    Odds ‘n’ Sods: The treasure of Leija Cave

    January 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    After spending 17 years with Newmont Mining as a senior exploration geologist, and being transferred twice in the same year (1997), I decided it was time to strike out and do something new. As fate would have it, later that