Canadian Mining Journal


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  • News

    GOLD: Barkerville test mining, milling better than expected

    September 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Test mining and milling of 80,000 tonnes from Barkerville Gold Mines’ Bonanza Ledge zone resulted in a better than expected ore grade and solid mill performance. Bonanza Ledge is part of the company’s Cariboo property. Mine grades

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    Marathon discovers new gold trend at Victory deposit

    September 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Prospecting and trenching southwest of Marathon Gold’s (TSX: MOZ) Victory deposit in central Newfoundland have uncovered a new 1500-metre-long gold trend. A channel sample returned 2.71 grams gold per tonne over 9 metres, while grab samples from newly exposed outcrop and

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    GOLD-SILVER: Eastmain plans pre-development work at Eau Claire

    September 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Eastmain Resources of Toronto is advancing its Eau Claire gold-silver project in the James Bay area. The company will undertake engineering studies for an underground exploration ramp as well as environmental and infrastructure studies. In May 2018, Eastmain

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    GOLD: Chalice Gold to issue shares for Anaconda’s Chimo interest

    September 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Australian explorer Chalice Gold Mines has agreed to an all-share deal to buy out Monarques Gold Corp.’s 30% interest in the Chimo gold project. Chalice will issue 3.0 million common shares to Monarques as well as grant a

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    DIAMONDS: Stornoway successfully transitions Renard to underground production

    September 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Montreal has achieved full underground mine design capacity at its Renard mine. The property is located 350 km north of Chibougamau in the James Bay region. In fact, mining was above budget. Over the

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    GOLD: McEwen reports first resource numbers for Stock property

    September 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based McEwen Mining has made the first estimate of resources at its Stock East deposit, part of its Black Fox complex near Timmins. The Stock property covers a 6.5 km section of the Destor-Porcupine fault, and the Stock

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    Ascot looks to write Premier mine’s third chapter

    September 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STEWART, B.C. — The existing infrastructure of Ascot Resources’ (TSXV: AOT; US-OTC: AOTVF) past-producing Premier-Dilworth gold project in northwestern B.C.’s Golden Triangle region is one of its greatest assets. “Underground mine, tailings facility, power, road, mill – we have it all,” Derek White,

  • URANIUM: Denison buys Cameco’s Wheeler River share

    September 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines Corp. has struck a deal to acquire the 24% interest in the Wheeler River uranium project currently held by Cameco Corp. Denison will issue approximately 24.6 million shares at a deemed price of $0.65 per share,

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    LITHIUM: Avalon discovers new high grade lithium pegmatite at Separation Rapids

    September 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Avalon Advanced Materials has discovered a new, high grade lithium pegmatite on its 100% owned Separation Rapids project near Kenora. Called the Snowbank pegmatite, the find was made about 4 km northwest of the main deposit on land

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    Golden Ridge makes discovery in Golden Triangle

    September 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Larry Nagy has covered a lot of ground since graduating with a degree in geological sciences from the University of Saskatchewan in 1966. As a director of Delaware Resources he was responsible for Delaware’s acquisition and development of the Snip

  • DIAMONDS: Peregrine shareholders approve De Beers offer

    September 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Shareholders of Peregrine Diamonds have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a takeover offer from De Beers Canada. The arrangement was passed by 98.35% of votes cast by all stakeholders. De Beers proposed to acquire all of the Peregrine

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    GOLD: Monarques suspends mining at Beaufor

    September 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Monarques Gold Corp. plans to temporarily suspend mining at the Beaufor gold project on Dec. 14, 2018. The money-losing mine will be placed on care and maintenance. Monarques says it intends to continue exploration at Beaufor to