Canadian Mining Journal


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  • Feature

    Golden Predator

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Brewery Creek Project is a past producing heap leach gold mining operation located in the northwestern region of the Yukon. A total of 278,484 oz Au was produced from seven near-surface oxide deposits along the property’s Reserve…

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    Hidden but Hot

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Mount Polley mine is located almost dead centre between B.C.’s Rocky Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, in the south-central part of the province 8 km southwest of the village of Likely and about 100 km northeast of Williams Lake.

  • Feature

    Stina Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Dime gold property is located approximately 75 km south of Dawson City in the White Gold/ South Klondike Region. Soil sampling and trenching in 2010 on Stina’s property indicated three large anomalies running east on the property.

  • Feature

    Hydro Sparks New Hope

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Eric Taylor, Aaron Hunt, Khreem Smith and Khalif Mitchell are four of the most famous linemen in British Columbia right now because of their notoriety with the BC Lions; winners of the 2011 Grey Cup.

  • Feature

    Kaminak Gold

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Kaminak Gold Corporation completed a 48,000 m drilling program for 2011 on the 100% owned Coffee Gold Project, Yukon Territory. The core focus of the exploration program was to expand the high-grade gold zones (Supremo, Latte, Double Double and…

  • Feature

    Companies already investing in BC’s northwest

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Capstone Mining is advancing its Kutcho Creek copper-zinc mine toward production; the PFS was completed in 2011. Early planning foresees development of an underground mine and a small start pit. The mill will have a capacity of 2,500 tpd. Pre-production

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    Rockhaven Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Klaza property is located 50 km west of Carmacks, Yukon. The property is road accessible by a two-wheel drive road from the Klondike Highway and is favourably situated within the Mt. Nansen gold camp, a district that hosts an extensive…

  • Feature

    Friggin’ Freezin’

    January 1, 2012 by Bill Braden

    Just about every winter brings a new “first” of some kind to the NWT’s storied Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road, the frozen lifeline to three major mines now harvesting approximately 18 per cent (by value) of the world’s gem-quality diamonds.

  • Feature

    Pacific Ridge Exploration

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The western boundary of the Mariposa property lies approximately 12 km northeast of Kaminak Gold’s Coffee Creek property and 15 km southeast of the Underworld – White Gold property now owned by Kinross Gold Corporation.

  • Feature

    Frozen and Forbidden

    January 1, 2012 by Russell Noble

    Yukon’s Kaskawulsh Glacier is not only a spectacular sight but it’s also believed to be the site of one of the territory’s richest deposits of minerals. It is, however, off limits and protected by law from exploration and development but as for…

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    Tarsis Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The White River property was discovered in June 2010 and was staked shortly thereafter with additional ground added twice during 2010 and once in 2011.

  • News

    POTASH MINING: Argument over Esterhazy output settled

    December 8, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – A long simmering dispute between Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan of Saskatoon and Minnesota-based Mosaic Company regarding the output of the Esterhazy potash mine has been settled.