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    SILVER: Alexco nearly doubles indicated resource at Bermingham deposit

    September 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Alexco Resource Corp. has updated and expanded  the indicated resource estimate for its Bermingham silver deposit in the Keno Hill silver district. The indicated resource is now 1.7 million tonnes grading 628 g/t silver and containing 33.3

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    GOLD: Wallbridge drills 122.35 and 41.02 g/t in new Habanero zone at Fenelon

    September 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s Wallbridge Mining Co. is drilling very high grades in the newly discovered Habanero zone at its Fenelon gold property. Even better, 41 of the 63 holes drilled to date exhibited visible gold. Here are the highlights: Hole

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    Osisko confirms deep high grade zone at Windfall

    September 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Osisko Mining (TSX: OSK) has confirmed that a deep discovery it made at its Windfall Lake gold deposit in Quebec over the summer is the real deal, after producing more high grade intercepts from the new zone it’s calling Triple 8.

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    NICKEL: Glencore awards Onaping Depth winze to Cementation

    September 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – Cementation Canada has won the design and construction contract for a new internal shaft for the Onaping Depth nickel project by Glencore. The winze will be sunk from the Craig mine where production was suspended in 2009.

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    GOLD: Bonterra hits new high grade zone at Gladiator

    September 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Vancouver-based Bonterra Resources has discovered a new near surface, high grade gold zone north of its Gladiator gold project. The zone returned 27.4 g/t gold over a length of 7.0 metres. The mineralization is located 200  metres north

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    GOLD-COPPER: Maritime to toll Hammerdown ore at Rambler’s Nugget Pond mill

    September 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Maritime Resources of Vancouver and British miner Rambler Metals and Mining have signed a non-binding letter of intent to have ore from the past-producing Hammerdown gold mine tolled at Rambler’s Nugget Pond mill. The two companies have had

  • GOLD: Kirkland Lake boosts Osisko Mining stake

    September 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Kirkland Lake Gold announced this week that it had acquired approximately 14.7 million common shares of Osisko Mining for a price of $1.70 per share or $25 million. Kirkland Lake now holds about 32.6 million Osisko Mining shares

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    DIAMONDS: Gahcho Kue gives up another kimberlite

    September 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Exploration at the Gahcho Kue diamond mine has discovered another kimberlite  near the mine. The project is a joint venture of Mountain Province Diamonds (49%) and De Beers Canada (51% and operator). The current exploration program has

  • DIAMONDS: Vertigol ups interest in Mountain Province

    September 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DUBLIN, Ireland – An Irish company with the name of Vertigol Unlimited has been buying up shares in Mountain Province Diamonds of Toronto. The Canadian diamond miner says Vertigol now holds 27.9% of its common shares. Vertigol purchased 6.2 million

  • NICKEL: Vale celebrates completion of $1B Clean AER project

    September 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – On Sept. 14 Vale held a special celebration in this mining town to mark the end of its Clean AER (atmospheric emission reduction) project. The $1-billion undertaking was the largest single environmental investment in the town’s history.

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    NICKEL-IRON: FPX begins met study of Baptiste deposit at Decar property

    September 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – FPX Nickel Corp. has begun metallurgical studies on a composite 400-kg composite sample. The material was recovered from four drill holes completed in 2012 and 2017 in the southeast part of the Baptiste nickel-iron deposit where it

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    COBALT-BISMUTH: Fortune says new tests result in cleaner cobalt concentrate from NICO

    September 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Based in London, Ont., Fortune Minerals says metallurgical tests have produced an upgraded, essentially arsenic free cobalt concentrate from the NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper development project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. Tests successfully removed more than 99% of the