Canadian Mining Journal


  • GOLD: Great Bear drilling finds good continuity at LP Fault

    April 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RED LAKE – Great Bear Resources has released a new batch of drill results from the ongoing $21-million drill program at its Dixie project in northern Ontario. The assays continue to return good gold grades and show good continuity of

  • GOLD: Kirkland Lake reports Q1 production of 330,864 oz.

    April 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – In the first quarter of this year, Kirkland Lake Gold produced 330,864 oz. of gold, an 18% increase from 279,742 oz. generated in the prior quarter, largely driven by a contribution from the Detour open pit, following closing

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    COVID-19: Mining industry responds with help for communities

    April 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In recent days, mining industry participants have announced efforts to support local communities during a challenging time for many. One initiative, announced by the Mining Association of Canada (MAC), has brought 18 national and regional industry associations and partners together

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    GOLD: Centerra turns down Premier’s $205M offer

    April 9, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold announced on Wednesday that Centerra has not accepted the company’s offer to acquire Centerra’s 50% interest in the Greenstone Gold Mines Partnership for approximately $205 million. Greenstone’s principal asset is the Hardrock project located on the Trans-Canada Highway in Ontario.

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    GOLD: QMX hits 101 metres of 2.31 g/t gold at Bonnefond

    April 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – QMX Gold has released the results of four infill holes completed in the central part of its Bonnefond deposit, which is within the eastern portion of the company’s 200-sq.-km land package in the Val d’Or region. The drilling

  • The next phase of COVID-19 communications: It’s time to listen

    April 8, 2020 by Andrea Lekushoff

    As Canadian mining companies rushed to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak to protect their workers and operations, many dusted off their crisis communications plans and realized they hadn’t accounted for a possible pandemic. And yet mining leaders across the country

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    GOLD: Maple traces 1.5 km drill target at Douay

    April 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – An induced polarization (IP) survey completed over the Northeast IP target at Maple Gold’s 355-sq.-km Douay project has traced a 1,500-metre-long drill target, within the southwest portion of a 3-km corridor of chargeability anomalies. The geological setting and

  • The Northern Miner Podcast – episode 181: Mining in the age of the coronavirus, ft Kinross Gold

    April 8, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    This episode features a fireside chat with senior executives from Kinross Gold, including president and CEO Paul Rollinson, Chief Financial Officer Andrea Freeborough, Chief Technology Officer Paul Tomory, Corporate Development, External Relations & Chief Legal Officer Geoffrey Gold, and Tom Elliott, Investor Relations & Corporate

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    NexGen Energy well positioned to benefit from uranium price increase

    April 8, 2020 by Carl Williams

    The COVID-19 pandemic continues to negatively impact commodity markets, with prices for metals such as copper, zinc, lead, aluminium and many others falling rapidly since the shuttering of mines and disruption to supply chains around the world. One metal, however,

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    NICKEL-COBALT: Canada Nickel discovers palladium-platinum zone at Crawford

    April 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Nickel Company has discovered a palladium and platinum-bearing zone, situated to the north of the nickel-cobalt deposit within its wholly owned Crawford project. Five holes intersected this zone, returning intercepts that include 7.5 metres of 1.7 g/t

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    Hudbay boosts gold reserves, production forecast in Manitoba

    April 7, 2020 by Steve Stakiw

    In its recent annual mineral reserve and resource update, mid-tier copper producer Hudbay Minerals (TSX: HBM; NYSE: HBM) provided some market optimism in the form of a major boost in gold at its Lalor mine within the Snow Lake Mining complex in

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    GOLD: Marathon releases Valentine pre-feasibility results

    April 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Marathon Gold has released the results of a pre-feasibility study on its Valentine gold project, which envisions a 12-year open pit mine, producing an average of 175,000 oz. of gold annually in the first nine years of operation.