Canadian Mining Journal


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  • CHROMITE: KWG, Marten Falls FN to be partners in Ring of Fire

    April 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – KWG Resources and the Marten Falls First Nation have agreed to work towards establishing the terms of an equal partnership for the mining of KWG’s  properties in the Ring of Fire including the Black Horse chromite deposit. The

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    BLASTING: iRing introduces more accurate costing models

    April 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTH BAY, Ont. – iRing, a global leader in underground mining solutions, announces the release of its new scenario-based costing module, which enables mine planning engineers to more accurately cost out an entire blast, from the products used to the

  • GOLD: Metanor receives $7.25M vote of confidence from KLGold

    April 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Kirkland Lake Gold has acquired approximately 10.34 million units of Metanor Resources in Val d’Or, Que., for consideration of $0.70 per share or $7.25 million. Each unit consists of one common share of Metanor and one half of

  • GOLD: Anaconda plans takeover of willing Orex

    April 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO and ROUYN-NORANDA, Que. – Anaconda Mining and Orex Exploration are a step closer to executing an agreement whereby Anaconda will acquire all of the common shares of Orex. Proxy advisory firm Institutional Investor Services has recommended that shareholders of

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    Nighthawk cashed up and ready to drill at Indin Lake

    April 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nighthawk Gold (TSXV: NHK) recently raised $25.1 million in equity to finance exploration at its Indin Lake gold project in the Northwest Territories, and president and CEO Michael Byron says the company’s 2017 exploration program will be its most ambitious yet.

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    GOLD: Quebec gov’t okays moving road for Canadian Malartic expansion

    April 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – The Quebec government has given the okay to the proposed $200 million expansion of the Canadian Malartic gold mine in the town of Malartic 25 km west of Val d’Or. The mine is a joint venture of Toronto’s

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    COPPER-GOLD: Skeena sees 25-year life for Spectrum-GJ project

    April 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources has the results of the preliminary economic assessment for the Spectrum-GJ copper-gold project in the northwest part of the province. A project life of at least 25 years is projected. The PEA considers two

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    MINING PEOPLE: Antioquia, AuRico Metals, CobalTech, IDM Mining, Pan Global, and Rupert Resources

    April 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The new president and CEO of Antioquia Gold in Calgary is Gonzalo de Losada. He is an economist educated at the Universidad del Pacifico in Peru and holder of an MBA from Columbia University in New York. AuRico Metals of

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    GOLD: High grade results as Integra continues to drill Triangle deposit

    April 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Integra Gold Corp. of Vancouver is conducting an infill drilling program in preparation for taking a bulk sample from the Triangle deposit at its Lamaque gold project in Val d’Or. The results continue to reveal high grades from

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    GRAPHITE: Nouveau Monde to build demonstration plant

    April 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nouveau Monde Graphite of Montreal is making plans to build a demonstration plant in the community of Saint-Michel-des-Saints 130 km north of Montreal. The plant will treat material from the West zone of the Matawinie project. Beginning in

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    GOLD: Nighthawk reports recoveries up to 96.5% for Colomac sample

    April 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto-based Nighthawk Gold Corp. reports that gold recoveries up to 96.5% have been achieved during preliminary metallurgical testing of material from the Colomac project. The property is about 220 km northwest of Yellowknife, in the Indin Lake

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    POTASH: Western Potash lays out plan for Milestone solution mine

    April 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Regina-based Western Potash Corp. is laying out its plans for the Milestone in situ potash pilot project first proposed in 2009. The property is near the town of Kronau, 30 km southwest of Regina, where the company recently