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    GOLD: Great Bear drills multiple high grade veins at Dixie project

    March 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Great Bear Resources of Vancouver has hit grades as high as 30.15 g/t gold over 7.25 metres during drilling at its 100% owned Dixie project in the Red Lake District. Both the Dixie Hinge zone (DHZ) and Dixie

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    GOLD: Nuinsco grabs high grades and VG at Sunbeam

    March 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Nuinsco Resources has found high grade gold values up to 122 g/t at the past producing Sunbeam mine 25 km northeast of Atikokan. The bonanza grade came from quartz vein material collected near the mine shaft. Geologists

  • POTASH: Fertilizer Canada decries lack of consultation as Saskatchewan ups tax burden

    March 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – Fertilizer Canada – representing manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers of nitrogen, phosphate, potash and sulphur fertilizers – has decried the lack of consultation with the Saskatchewan government before changes were made to the current potash taxation regime. Saskatchewan potash

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    MINING PEOPLE: Falco Resources, Essex Minerals, Copper One, and NexGen Energy

    March 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bryan A. Coates Is the new chair of Falco Resources in Montreal following the resignation of Sean Roosen from the board. Coates is also president of Osisko Gold Royalties. Toronto-based Copper One has named Stan Bharti president, CEO and director

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    VANADIUM: Secova acquires cheap vanadium mineral claims in Quebec

    March 21, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    QUEBEC – Secova Metals acquired this week 100% interest in 3,809 hectares of vanadium mineral claims located in three land packages in this eastern Canadian province. In a press release, the Vancouver-based miner said the acquisition, which is a $75,000 arms-length

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    PwC’s Art of Mining winners honoured

    March 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The mining industry gathered in Toronto in early March for PwC Canada’s fourth annual Art of Mining event, which showcases mining innovation through a photo competition. This year’s contest featured 20 photo submissions from projects and actors across the globe. With more

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    GOLD: Chalice files new 43-101 for East Cadillac property

    March 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Chalice Gold Mines has filed an amended 43-101 report on Sedar for its East Cadillac gold project. The property is 35 km east of Val d’Or, on the prolific Cadillac-Larder Lake fault. The amended report includes non-material changes

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    COPPER-ZINC: Champion Iron hunts high grade zones at Powderhorn

    March 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Montreal-based Champion Iron has excellent results from its 9,350-metre drill program last fall on its Powderhorn property located in north-central Newfoundland, 40 km southwest of Springdale. The results come from both a copper rich and a zinc rich

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    GOLD: Iamgold cuts Westwood workforce by 32%

    March 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Iamgold Corp. has announced a 32% reduction in the workforce at its Westwood gold mine 40 km east of Rouyn-Noranda and only 2.5 km east of the former Doyon gold mine. The process is to begin this week.

  • MONEY: Canadian budget update full of goodies for miners

    March 20, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    OTTAWA – In a move long sought by mineral explorers active in Canada, Canada’s federal government has extended its mineral exploration tax credit (METC) for five years, in contrast to the prior tradition of renewing it annually. The news came

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    GOLD: Beauce using new geophysical technology to survey old placer mine

    March 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Beauce Gold Fields has told investors that it is presently conducting a high resolution mobile electromagnetic (TDEM) survey using a new Russian technology. The survey is examining the Rang St-Gustave Road in St-Simon-les-Mines, located in the Beauce

  • Federal gov’t unveils Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan

    March 19, 2019 by John Cumming

    Canada’s federal government used the opportunity of the annual convention of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada in Toronto in early March to unveil its 44-page Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan (CMMP), which is intended to guide federal and