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    Marathon Gold finishes PEA on Valentine Lake

    May 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The first economic assessment of Marathon Gold’s (TSX: MOZ) Valentine Lake gold project in Newfoundland could host a “very robust” and “low cost” operation, president and CEO Phillip Walford says. The much anticipated study outlined an 11-year mine life and life-of-mine

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    GOLD: Eastmain offers PEA with $175M capex for Eau Claire

    May 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Eastmain Resources says the preliminary economic assessment for its Eau Claire gold project in the James Bay region points to a pre-production capex of $175 million. That would see the development of both an open pit and

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    DIAMONDS: Mountain Province finishes Kennady North winter exploration

    May 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto-based Mountain Province Diamonds has completed its winter drilling program at the Kennady North project. Three drills have been on the site punching 38 holes for a total of 6,826 metres. Chief among the goals of the

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    Cartier Resources cuts more high grade at Chimo

    May 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    During the most recent market downturn, when many of his peers were running for cover and trying to preserve cash, French Canadian geologist Philippe Cloutier went on a shopping spree. The founder, president and CEO of Cartier Resources (TSXV: ECR) bought three

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    SAFETY: Canadians hope to field all-female mine rescue team in Russia

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A team of seven women – Diamonds in the Rough – is raising money to travel to Russia this fall and compete in the international mine rescue competition. This is believed to be the first time an all-female team will

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    GOLD: Nighthawk updates Colomac metallurgy tests

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – As preliminary metallurgical tests continue on material from its Colomac gold project, Nighthawk Gold of Toronto has offered an update on the results so far. The rock is amenable to all major gold recovery technologies. Recovery from

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    LITHIUM: Petro Lithium production represents diversification of Alberta’s energy economy

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The following was first published in the Daily Oil Bulletin, one of CMJ’s sister companies. Although Chris Doornbos heads a start-up that wants to prove its technology can commercially recover highly valued lithium from old Alberta oil and gas wells, he’s already

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    GOLD: Monarques to commission Beacon mill by end of year

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has announced that it will restart its Beacon mill in Val d’Or in the last quarter of 2018. The mill is located on Route 117, within 500 metres of a railway line, and

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    MINING PEOPLE: Mountain Province, New Dimension, and Vale

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto-based Mountain Province Diamonds has asked Stuart Brown to be its next president and CEO, effective July 1, 2018. He has over 25 years of experience in the diamond industry rising to CFO at De Beers Group. Since September 2013,

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    CONFERENCE: Mine Water Solutions set for June 12-15

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – The Mine Water Solutions 2018 organizing committee and the University of British Columbia are hosting the 3rd Annual Mine Water Solutions Conference (MWS2018) in Vancouver Canada from June 12 to 15, 2018. Mine Water Solutions 2018 is an

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    GOLD: Skeena drilling cuts more high grades at Snip

    May 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Skeena Resources of Vancouver has received results from the first eight holes it drilled this year at the Snip gold project in the province’s Golden Triangle. The Snip mine produced about 1 million oz. of gold from

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    GOLD-SILVER: Westhaven completes drilling at Shovelnose property

    May 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Westhaven Ventures has completed 2,639 metres of diamond drilling in seven holes at the Shovelnose gold-silver property about 30 km south of Merritt. Highlights from hole SN18-03 include 28.7 metres at 2.6 g/t gold, including 17.7