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    DIAMOND DEVELOPMENT: Shear updates Jericho operation

    June 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Shear Diamonds of Toronto delivered the first parcel of diamonds from its Jericho diamond project to its marketing partner, Tache Company NV, on May 29, 2012. The parcel contained 11,317.98 ct. Tache has made an interim payment…

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    GOLD MINING: McGarry ore processed at McAlpine mill

    June 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Armistice Resources has begun regular ore shipments from its McGarry gold mine 40 km east of Kirkland Lake to the McAlpine mill at Cobalt. The ore is being processed under the terms of a custom milling contract…

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    Coal is big business in B.C.

    June 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Coal is the second most important resource exported from British Columbia next to wood products. But ask someone in the province how well the forestry industry is doing and you’re likely to be faced with an icy stare. Coal is big business…

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    GOLD STUDY: Hosco deposit hosts 1.66M oz at Joanna project

    June 6, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Aurizon Mines of Vancouver has received a positive feasibility study confirming the Hosco deposit at the Joanna project 20 km east of Rouyn-Noranda hosts 1.66 million oz of gold. The study was prepare by BBA Inc. with…

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    GOLD RESOURCE: Timmins Porcupine West 43-101 updated

    June 6, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Explor Resources, with head offices in Rouyn-Noranda, QC, has updated the 43-101 estimate for its Timmins Porcupine West gold property located in Bristol and Ogden townships, 15 km from downtown Timmins. Contained gold in the…

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    FUNDING: Lack of funds forces closure of BC Aboriginal Mine Training Association

    June 6, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – After two and a half years of supplying job-ready candidates to British Columbia’s mining sector amid growing labour shortages, the British Columbia Aboriginal Mine Training Association is being forced to close after failing to…

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    AWARD: Westeel wins product of year honour

    June 6, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    WINNIPEG – Westeel, one of Canada’s foremost manufacturers of steel storage products, has won the award for Shop Fabricated Atmospheric Tank of the year from the Steel Tank Institute/Steel Plate Fabricators Association. The 2011 Product…

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    Kivalliq looking to establish uranium district in Nunavut

    June 6, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Kivalliq Energy is cashed-up and moving forward with an ambitious exploration program on its 1,000-km2 Angilak property in Nunavut.

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    MINING TRENDS: Canada tops list for mining deals says Ernst & Young

    June 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Canada topped the global mining and metals sector as the number one target destination by total deal value in Q1 2012, says Ernst & Young.

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    IRON ORE DEVELOPMENT: Kami to generate $2.0-B in tax revenue for NL

    June 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Vancouver-based Alderon Iron Ore says its Kamistiatusset (Kami) iron ore project will generate $2.0 billion in tax revenues for the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. These and other long term benefits to the province were…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Mill failure at Rice Lake

    June 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – San Gold Corp. of Winnipeg announced on June 4, 2012, that the mill at its Rice Lake mining complex in Bissett has been temporarily interrupted due to the failure of a ball mill pinion and related damage to the ball mill motor….

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    NICKEL MINING: Canadian Arrow begins overburden removal ahead of mining at Kelex

    June 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Canadian Arrow Mines of Sudbury, ON, has begun overburden removal at its Kelex nickel mine in the Porcupine Mining Division. A high grade, low tonnage open pit will begin shipping ore to Xstrata Nickel’s Strathcona mill in…