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    COPPER EXPLORATION: Mag Copper reports results from Magusi deposit

    July 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Results of the winter drilling program at the Magusi River copper-zinc-silver-gold deposits 30 km northwest of Rouyn-Noranda are positive, reports Mag Copper of Toronto. Highlights include:

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    CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: Golden Predator, THFN update Brewery Creek deal

    July 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Golden Predator Corp. of Vancouver and Tr’ondék Hwëch’in First Nation (THFN) has updated the socio-economic accord for Golden Predator’s flagship Brewery Creek gold project 55 km east of Dawson City….

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    GUEST PERSPECTIVE: Politics and Intrigue in the Ring of Fire (Part One)

    July 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    On May 9, 2012, Cliffs Natural Resources announced that the company was advancing its massive $3.2 billion chromite project in the isolated and infrastructure-challenged Ring of Fire region to the feasibility stage. Sudbury was selected as the…

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    GOLD MINING: Bachelor bulk sample gold content 25% higher than forecast

    July 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Metanor Resources of Val d’Or, QC, says the 5,000-tonne bulk sample from its Bachelor project in Le Sueur township yielded 25.1% more gold than forecast. Processing recovered 1,033 oz of gold rather than the expected 826 oz.

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    GOLD STUDY: Barkerville backtracks on Cow Mountain numbers

    July 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Barkerville Gold Mines of Vancouver has been forced to backtrack on the 10.6 million number it revealed last week for contained gold ounces in its Cow Mountain deposit in the wells-Barkerville district. The British…

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    FUNDING: North American Palladium offers debentures worth $43 million

    July 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – North American Palladium of Toronto is raising $43 million through the offering of 43,000 convertible unsecured subordinated debentures at a price of $1,000 each. The underwriting syndicate will be led by Scotia Capital and…

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    IRON ORE RESOURCE: Kami M&I tops 1 billion tonnes at 30% Fe

    July 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Vancouver-based Alderon Iron Ore Corp. announced that the total measured and indicated resources at its Kamistiatusset (Kami) iron ore project are now estimated to be 1.1 billion tonnes at 29.8% Fe. The project also has an…

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    GRAPHITE STUDY: Northern Graphite completes Bissett Creek feasibility

    July 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Northern Graphite Corp. of Ottawa has completed a bankable feasibility study for its 100% owned Bissett Creek graphite deposit near Renfrew, ON. According to the company, the study confirms the technical and financial viability…

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    RARE EARTH RESOURCE: Avalon boosts measured amount at Nechalacho

    July 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Avalon Rare Metals of Toronto has updated the resource estimate for the Nechalacho rare earth deposit at its Thor Lake property. The report was prepared by Roscoe Postle Associates.

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Marathon Gold cuts high grades, good intervals at Leprechaun deposit

    July 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Step-out drilling at the Leprechaun gold deposit near Buchans has intersected new high grade mineralization up to 150 metres down-dip from the previously defined Main zone boundary. The Leprechaun deposit is part of the…

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    FOR SALE: North American Palladium to divest Vezza gold mine

    July 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Now that it has all the permits for its Vezza gold mine 25 km south of Matagami have been received, owner North American Palladium of Toronto has announced its intention to divest the property.

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    FUND RAISING: Toronto Women in Mining sets $100K goal

    July 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – On September 8-9, 2012, ten women representing Women in Mining Network Toronto Branch will participate in the Weekend to End Women’s Cancers, a two-day, 60-km walk around Toronto benefiting The Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation….