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    GOLD: Marathon Gold ‘prime takeout candidate’: National Bank of Canada analyst

    July 17, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    TORONTO – Marathon Gold is on track to release a new resource estimate in September for its Leprechaun deposit in the company’s Valentine gold camp in Newfoundland and Labrador. The latest drilling has expanded the high grade area within Leprechaun’s Main

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    GOLD: ATAC expands target at Rau and begins drilling

    July 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based ATAC Resources has announced the results of the Rau exploration project at the western end of the Rackla gold property 50 km northeast of Keno City, in the Mayo district. Work will be done to follow up

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    POTASH: Western Potash begins production drilling at Milestone

    July 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based Western Resources Corp. says its subsidiary, Western Potash Corp. began production drilling on July 14, 2019. at the Milestone in situ potash project 35 km southeast of Regina. Western is calling Milestone the newest and “most innovative,

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    PLATINUM: Amplats, Platinum Group Metals launch battery tech JV

    July 16, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    JOHANNESBURG and VANCOUVER – South African platinum miner Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) announced Monday that it has launched a joint venture with Canada’s Platinum Group Metals to accelerate the development of next generation battery technology using platinum and palladium. The joint venture,

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    COMPETITIVENESS: MAC, PDAC urge mines ministers to take action

    July 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CRANBROOK, B.C.  – The Mining Association of Canada and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada have issued a joint recommendation as the provincial and territorial mines ministers meet this week. The industry associations are urging government action to restore

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    GOLD: Anaconda ponders expansion of Pine Cove mine

    July 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Anaconda Mining is considering the idea of expanding the pit at the Pine Cove gold mine, part of its Point Rousse project near Baie Verte. Expansion at this mine would delay development of the Argyle gold deposit

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    GOLD: Transition Metals cut high grades at Highland project

    July 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Transition Metals of Sudbury, Ont., has reported that excellent grades have been drilled at its Highland gold property in the Cape Breton Highlands, 60 km northwest of Sydney. The best hole – 19-TMC-RC – returned 16.15 g/t

  • URANIUM: Cameco awarded $40.3m in damages in TEPCO contract dispute

    July 15, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATOON, Sask. – A tribunal of international arbitrators ruled in favour of Cameco Corporation in the miner’s contract dispute with Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, TEPCO. According to a corporate press release, the tribunal rejected TEPCO’s assertion that it had

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    DIAMONDS: Dominion drills kimberlite at North Arrow’s LDG project

    July 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based North Arrow Minerals says its JV partner and operator at the LDG project, Dominion Diamond Mines, has intersected kimberlite in the first drill hole of the season. The project is located near Lac de Gras, 10

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    GOLD: Maritime continues infill drilling at Hammerdown

    July 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Maritime Resources Corp. has been infill drilling at its Hammerdown gold deposit near the town of King’s Point. The assays from 18 of 19 diamond drill holes in the program have been received. Here are some of the

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    GOLD: McEwen drills potential new production zone near Black Fox complex

    July 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based McEwen Mining has drilled what could become a new source of ore for the Black Fox gold complex 65 km east of Timmins in the Larder Lake district. Drilling at the 147NE target of the Grey Fox

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    Generation Mining options Sibanye-Stillwater’s Marathon project in Ontario

    July 11, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Financier Jamie Levy and mine builder Kerry Knoll have been busy since selling Pine Point Mining and its zinc project in the Northwest Territories last year to Osisko Metals (TSXV: OM) for $35 million. Through their company Generation Mining (CSE: GENM), the pair have