QUEBEC – NORTHERN STAR MINING of Vancouver has agreed to purchase the mill from the former Beacon mine near Val d’Or. The deal includes a complete 800-tonnes/day cyanidation mill, its crushing and grinding circuits, Merrill-Crowe circuit, spare parts, gold furnace, offices, warehouse and repair shops. The former gold mine is also included in the price tag of $6.5 million.
Northern Star is investigating the Midway property, which includes the former Malartic Goldfields mine. It is located near the Beacon plant. More information is available at www.NSMGold.com.