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    COPPER STUDY: Reed PFS looks at 1,300 t/d longhole open stoping

    May 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – The pre-feasibility study of the Reed copper deposit near Snow Lake demonstrates that indicated resources can be converted to reserves and that production by longhole open stoping at a rate of 1,300 t/d is economically viable….

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: High River Gold, KGHM International and Shore Gold

    May 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    High River Gold of Toronto has named Yury Lopukhin its new CEO and Greorgy Smirnov its CFO. Lopukhin is also the senior financial manager at Severstal Gold, a subsidiary of Nord Gold, High River’s controlling shareholder.

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    PERSPECTIVE: The cost of moving Pebble forward

    May 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    I know an engineer who says anything is possible if you throw enough money at it. The costs associated with the development of the Pebble copper-gold-molybdenum project in Alaska come to mind when thinking in this vein.

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Trevali to acquire Maple Minerals and Caribou mill

    May 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Trevali Mining Corp. of Vancouver and Maple Minerals have agreed to an business combination whereby Trevali is offering to issue 20 million common share and 4 million share purchase warrants to Maple, a deal that has an…

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    FINANCING: HudBay to issue notes worth $400-M

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – HudBay Minerals has announced its intention to offer senior unsecured notes in the aggregate principal amount of US$400 million. They will be due in 2020. The company’s brief news release said it intends to use the…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Fire reported in Osisko’s Malartic mill

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal reported on May 10, 2012, that there had been a fire in its Malartic gold mill. Evidently, the fire was started by welding in proximity to the No.4 cyclone area about 11:45 pm on May 9 and spread…

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    GOLD-COPPER STUDY: Seabridge tweaks KSM pre-feasibility

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based Seabridge Gold has revised the pre-feasibility study for its KSM gold-copper project 65 km northwest of Stewart. The base case life of mine cash operating costs are estimated at only $148/oz of gold…

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    Syncrude keeps on rolling

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Syncrude mine may not have been the first major oil operation in the Athabasca Oil Sands, but it was the second and it still stands as one of the region’s dominant oil sand projects.

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    Chinese steel giant invests heavily in Quebec iron ore property

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto to Shanghai is a long haul, even in the age of intercontinental air travel, and Allen Palmiere can attest to that because he’s made the 23-hour trip more than 20 times since taking over Adriana Resources Inc. of Toronto in June…

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    URANIUM RESOURCE: Amer Lake may contain over 20-M lb U3O8

    May 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Uranium North Resource Corp. of Vancouver has boosted the inferred uranium resource on its 100% owned Amer Lake property in the Thelon Basin to 20.9 million lb U3O8 from 19.3 million lb. Using a cut-off grade of 0.01% U3O8, the…

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    Bolero jumps on graphite trend

    May 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Proving there is still healthy demand for new graphite plays, new entrant Bolero Resources’ share price nearly doubled after announcing it had secured some prospective graphite claims in northern Ontario.

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    Labrador’s iron ore goes global

    May 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The world-class Labrador Trough iron mining district has long been a bastion of stability in the often uncertain world of mining.