NORTHERN QUEBEC – NORTHERN STAR MINING has provided an update on the Midway gold project, located 16 km western of Val d’Or, where the company is headquartered. In preparation for start-up, the hoist has been installed, the site connected to the provincial power grid, surface construction and mine access is nearly completed, the mine ventilation system is operating, and dewatering continues.
The Midway project straddles the Cadillac Break for a distance of 3 km and includes a portion of the former Malartic Goldfields mine. Besides its underground exploration and development program, Northern Star has planned a surface drilling program to test potential mineralization below 1,000 metres.
The company’s website at www.NSMgold.com contains complete information on the Midway project.