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    NICKEL-COPPER-PGM EXPLORATION: Noront offers more drill results from McFaulds Lake

    July 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Noront Resources of Toronto continues to drill its McFaulds Lake property in the James Bay Lowlands with good results. The latest assays were 1.02% Ni, 0.23$ Cu, 0.31 g/t Pt and 1.47 g/t Pd over 10.3 metres and 0.89% Ni, 0.34%…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Carlisle offers first assays from Last Hope drilling

    July 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Toronto’s Carlisle Goldfields has released the first results from its 4,000-metre drilling program at its Last Hope gold project 20 km southeast of Lynn Lake. Hole LH12-01 returned 6.0 g/t Au over 3 metres within an…

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    TIRES: Fountain, Royal tie the knot

    July 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    EDMONTON, Alberta, and SAULT STE. MARIE, Ontario – As part of its growth strategy, Fountain Tire, one of Canada’s premier tire and automotive service retailers, today announced that it has entered into a 50/50 partnership with Royal…

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    BOUGHT DEAL: Atac raises $15.7M for Rackla gold project

    July 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Atac Resources of Vancouver has closed a $15.7-million bought deal private placement. The bulk of the proceeds will be used to explore the company’s Rackla gold project 55 km northeast of Keno City.

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    SILVER-LEAD-ZINC RESOURCE: Silvercorp reports Silvertip numbers

    July 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Silvercorp Metals has received the first independent 43-101-compliant report for the Silvertip silver-lead-zinc property 85 km southwest of Watson Lake. The report was prepared by Golder Associates.

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    GOLD RESOURCE: Clifton Star files Duparquet figures

    July 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Clifton Star Resources of Quebec City has filed a 43-101 study for its Duparquet project, including the Beattie tailings, 45 km northwest of Rouyn-Noranda. The total resource is 19,000 tonnes at 2.10 g/t Au (measured), 29.6…

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    DIAMOND DEVELOPMENT: Stornoway nixes power line for Renard project

    July 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Montreal has studied the feasibility of building a 161-kV power line to supply grid power to the Renard diamond project in the Otish Mountains. According to the study prepared by Hydro-Quebec, the…

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    CHROMITE RESOURCE: Big Daddy number updated ahead of mine design

    July 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – KWG Resources of Montreal has taken delivery of a new resource estimate for the Big Daddy chromite deposit near McFaulds Lake. The report was prepared by Sibley Basin Group based on 13,459 metres of core drilling completed in…

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    Barkerville climbs 50% on 10.6-million-oz. resource

    July 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Barkerville Gold Mines’ share price has climbed more than 50% since the company put out a 10.6-million-oz gold resource estimate for its Cow Mountain deposit, but questions remain as to the accuracy of the estimate.

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    GOLD-COPPER MINING: Production begins at New Afton mine, mill

    July 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – New Gold of Vancouver says production at its New Afton gold-copper mine and mill has begun, with the first ore fed to the mill on June 28, 2012. The mill is running continually, and the company expects commercial…

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    FEED STUDY: Fortune releases highlights of study for NICO project

    July 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LONDON, Ontario – Fortune Minerals has released the highlights of the front end engineering and design study for its Nico gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper mine and mill near Yellowknife, YT, and a hydrometallurgical refinery, the Saskatchewan…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Gold milling resumes at Rice Lake complex

    July 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Milling operations resumed on July 1, 2012, at Winnipeg-based San Gold Corp.’s Rice Lake mining complex. Mineral processing was suspended in early June after the ball mill pinion unexpectedly failed. Mining…