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    GOLD-SILVER: New Gold given environmental nod for Blackwater project

    April 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The federal government has given the environmental okay to the Blackwater gold-silver project 150 km south of Vanderhoof, saying it doesn’t anticipate significant adverse effects. The project is 100% owned by New Gold of Toronto. The project

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    FUNDING: BC government to restore structure at historic coal mine

    April 15, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    VICTORIA, B.C. – The government of the western Canadian province of British Columbia announced that it will lead the restoration of a 22.5-metre concrete headframe and tipple structure at the site of the historic Morden Colliery coal mine. Located in

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    URANIUM: Fission tables PFS and considers underground-only scenario at PLS

    April 15, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium has tabled a prefeasibility study (PFS) for its Patterson Lake South uranium project in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca region, outlining an open pit and underground hybrid operation. It’s working on a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) level underground only scenario

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    GOLD: Troilus makes $12M share offering

    April 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Troilus Gold Corp. has announced a bought deal public offering of common shares that will raise approximately $12 million. The shares are priced at $0.85 each. The shares will be purchased by a syndicate of underwriters co-led by

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    MINING PEOPLE: Victory Metals, Haver and Boecker, Tower Resources, Trevali Mining, Wesdome

    April 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Jeffery Woods is the new chief metallurgist at Victory Metals in Vancouver. He has a strong background in metallurgical and mineral processing testing and process flowsheet development. Woods has also developed several proprietary metallurgical processes. He was VP of metallurgy

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    EQUIPMENT: MacLean expands Owen Sound manufacturing facility

    April 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – MacLean Engineering cut the ribbon on a 1,400 m2 expansion of its Owen Sound manufacturing facility on April 8, 2019. The expansion doubles assembly capacity from five bays to 10, with two 10-tonne cranes. A separate storage building

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    DIAMONDS: Mountain Province stock takes off on 74% diamond resource increase

    April 11, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Shares of Mountain Province Diamonds surged on Thursday after releasing its latest mineral resource estimates at the Faraday 2 kimberlite, located within the Kennady North project. The stock rebounded by more than 12% at the open in Toronto, lifting

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    GOLD-SILVER: Long intercepts, open potential for Benchmark at Lawyers Trend

    April 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Benchmark Metals of Edmonton, Alta., has been infill drilling historical holes at the Lawyers Trend in the Toodoggone mineral district on the eastern part of the Stikine Terrane. The company is particularly interested in verifying unpublished historic

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    EXCAVATOR: Hitachi’s new EX-7 series has next level fuel efficiency

    April 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MOLINE, Ill. – Hitachi is introducing the EX2600-7 and EX5600-7 mining excavators, which deliver enhanced efficiency, reliability and durability, to North and South America. These models are part of the new EX-7 Series line of mining excavators, which highlights Hitachi’s

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    Monarch Gold sells Pandora NSR to Agnico Eagle

    April 10, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    The sale of a 0.5% net smelter return royalty on Monarch Gold‘s (TSX: MQR; US-OTC: MRQRF) Pandora property to Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM) monetizes a non-core asset, and reduces the cost of acquiring the McKenzie Break and Swanson properties by

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    GOLD: Carube Copper eyeing Nova Scotia’s gold

    April 10, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NOVA SCOTIA – Carube Copper announced this week that it acquired a 100% interest in 300 mineral claims covering the Stewart Brook gold project area in Guysborough County. The claims were acquired through staking directly from the government, they cover

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    URANIUM: Purepoint completes initial fieldwork at Hook Lake

    April 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Purepoint Uranium Group says it has finished the initial fieldwork at the Hook Lake joint venture. The project lies on the southwest edge of the Athabasca Basin in the Patterson uranium district, between Fission’s Tri[le R deposit and