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    COBALT: First Cobalt outlines $7M exploration program for 2018

    January 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – First Cobalt of Toronto has set aside $7 million for its 2018 exploration program on its Cobalt Camp properties in Northern Ontario. Thirteen targets – 10 of which are near historic mines – will receive 26,000 metres of

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    GOLD: Sirios cuts 6.0 g/t over 26 metres at Cheechoo

    January 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Results from the first four holes of the autumn 2017 drill program at the Cheechoo gold property at Eeyou Istchee James Bay returned some long and strong gold grades for owner Sirios Resources of Montreal. Hole 108 was

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    Barkerville on track for resource estimate in 2018

    January 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    With ten rigs active for most of last year and 157,000 metres of drilling, Barkerville Gold Mines (TSXV: BGM) says the program at its gold project in British Columbia was among the biggest drill campaigns in the junior mining space. The 2017

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    URANIUM: NexGen confirms multiple broad zones as high as 6.8% at South Arrow

    January 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

        SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has received assays for the final 31 holes in the South Arrow zone at its Rook I project in the Athabasca Basin. The results define South Arrow as shallow, sub-parallel stacked mineralized shears

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    GOLD: Anaconda cuts 12.47 g/t at Argyle to extend strike

    January 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Anaconda Mining of Toronto must be pleased with the initial assay results for the recent drill program near the Argyle gold deposit 4.5 km from the Pine Cove mill at the Pointe Rousse project. The best result was

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    NICKEL: Vale’s Coleman mine remains closed till mid-February

    January 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

      ONTARIO – The Coleman nickel-copper mine near Sudbury, owned by Vale Canada, will remain closed until the middle of next month. The owner suspended operations on Nov. 13, 2017, due to safety concerns. Originally, the work was to be

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    Atac hunts for more Carlin-style gold at Rackla

    January 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Geologists quickly learn to not lick the rocks when visiting Atac Resources (TSXV: ATC; US-OTC: ATADF) Rackla gold property, 100 km northeast of Keno City in eastern Yukon. The last gasp of Carlin-style gold mineralization that flushed through the region

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    GOLD: Monarques cuts 62 g/t over 2.9 metres at Beaufor mine

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has released results of drilling in the zone Q and the new zone 1700 at the Beaufor mine 27 km northeast of Val d’Or. Holes drilled in zone Q intersected new subparallel areas.

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    GOLD: Klondex cuts operations at True North mine

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Vancouver-based Klondex Mines is reducing its underground mining operation and workforce at the True North gold mine near Bissett. The reason given is that the mine did not achieve planned operating and cash flow targets in 2017. Klondex

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    MINING PEOPLE: Enforcer Gold, Falco Resources, Neo Lithium, and Troilus Gold

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Antoine Fournier is the new VP exploration at Toronto-based Enforcer Gold Corp. He holds a BSC in geology from Concordia University and an MSc in economic geology from McGill University. Most recently Fournier oversaw the restructuring of Big North Graphite

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    Troilus revisits ‘orphaned’ gold-copper mine in Abitibi

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Troilus Gold (TSX:V TLG) wants to stage a revival at the dormant Troilus gold-copper mine, 175 km north of Chibougamau, Que., where it holds a two-year option agreement with First Quantum Minerals (TSX: FM; NYSE: FM) signed in 2016. Troilus is the newly

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko expands holdings in Bathurst Camp

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Osisko Metals of Montreal continues to expand its holdings in the Bathurst Mining Camp with the acquisition of two additional properties. No value was given for the acquisitions. Osisko is acquiring the properties of Canadian Continental Exploration