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    GOLD: Golden Predator continues to expand 3 Aces mineralization

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Golden Predator Mining continues to expand the mineralization at its 3 Aces gold project in the southeast part of the territory. Forty-two reverse circulation holes were completed last year in the Diamonds zone and the Hearts-Clubs corridor.

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    COPPER-GOLD: Falco moving Horne 5 toward 2022 start

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Falco Resources of Montreal continues to move its Horne 5 copper-gold project toward a 2022 start up. The project, that represents an investment of $1.3 billion for both pre-production and sustaining costs, is located at Rouyn-Noranda. Construction of

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    COPPER-GOLD: EnGold cuts long intersections of 1% Cu at La Hache

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based EnGold Mines has drilled 39 and 37 metres of 1% copper at its La Hache copper project in the Cariboo region. The company says drilling has revealed the property has several significant mineral occurrences indicating the

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    Osisko Metals to acquire Pine Point zinc mine in NWT

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Osisko Metals (TSXV: OM) is expanding its zinc footprint to northern Canada in a $35 million deal to acquire Pine Point Mining (TSXV: ZINC) and its Pine Point project near Hay River in the Northwest Territories. Pine Point – once Canada’s

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska’s new FS boosts Whabouchi mine life to 33 years

    January 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has completed the 2018 feasibility study covering the Whabouchi mine and concentrator located in the Eeyou Istchee James Bay area and the hydrometallurgical plant in Shawinigan.  The mine life has been extended to

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    GOLD: Eastmain’s new resource numbers larger than historic estimate

    January 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Eastmain Resources has updated the resource estimate for its Eastmain gold project in the Otish Mountains. The property produced 40,000 oz. of gold in 1995 when a bulk sample was mined.. The new resource numbers include historic

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    GOLD: Anaconda makes maiden estimate for Argyle

    January 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Anaconda Mining has reported the maiden resource estimate for its Argyle gold deposit, part of the Pointe Rousse project 6 km east of Baie Verte. The numbers include 38,300 oz. in the indicated category and 30,300 oz.

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    COAL: Grande Cache mine to reopen

    January 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – The soon-to-be new owner of the Grande Cache metallurgical coal mine northwest of Edmonton says they want to reopen it. The previous operator was forced into bankruptcy when its Chinese owner defaulted on debts of approximately $500 million.

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    OIL SANDS: Fort Hills to produce first bitumen for Suncor, Teck, Total

    January 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – The Fort Hills oil sands project is ready to produce its first barrel of oil by the middle of this month, reports the operator Suncor Energy of Calgary. The project is located about 90 km north of Fort

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    URANIUM: Denison advances Wheeler River to pre-feasibility stage

    January 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto’s Denison Mines Corp. is ready to begin the pre-feasibility study for its Wheeler River uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. The company has engaged Stantec Consulting  and Engcomp Engineering and Computing Professionals to lead and author the

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    MINING PEOPLE: CIM, Monument Mining, TMAC, and Wallbridge

    January 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Angela Hamlyn is the new executive director of Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy & Petroleum in Montreal. She has been with the CIM since 2007, first as editor-in-chief of the CIM Magazine and for the last seven months as interim

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    Kutcho Copper a New Player in Northern BC

    January 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based development company Kutcho Copper Corp. (TSX Venture: KC) is closing out 2017 on a high note and looking ahead to a busy year at its Kutcho high grade copper-zinc project in northern British Columbia. In mid-December, the company changed its name