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  • Commentary: SCC decision on Peel watershed in Yukon another win for First Nations

    December 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    First Nations have just won an important lawsuit at the Supreme Court of Canada on account that the Yukon government had tried to do an end-run on their land claim settlements. Readers who have followed my tracking of the native

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    GOLD: Golden Predator reports 3 Aces bulk sample results

    December 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Golden Predator Mining said processing 776 tonnes of material from the bulk sample at its 3 Aces project resulted in pouring 953.4 oz. of gold. The average grade of gold in concentrate was 46.18 g/t. The company

  • ENVIRONMENT: CMIC launches industry-led group to create advanced sensors

    December 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The Canada Mining Innovation Council (CMIC) says that its environment group has launched an industry-led consortium for the development of advanced environmental sensors. The consortium will invest in technology companies developing next generation technology platforms for water quality monitoring.

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    AWARD: Anaconda recognized by St. John’s Board of Trade

    December 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Anaconda Mining has once more won an award for its Point Rousse gold project – this time from the St. John’s Board of Trade. The company was named the 2017 Business Achievement winner for workplace excellence. The

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    AWARDS: AME winners chosen

    December 7, 2017 by AME

    VANCOUVER – The Association for Mineral Exploration has announced its 2017 award winners. The recipients will receive their awards at the AME awards celebration of excellence gala to be held in this city Jan. 24, 2018, during the AME Roundup

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    MINING PEOPLE: Golden Predator and Maritime Resources

    December 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Golden Predator Mining of Vancouver has engaged Rex Brommecker as its new exploration director. He will be responsible for the program at the 3 Aces gold project in Yukon. With several world class discoveries to his credit, Brommecker has held

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Garibaldi drills 7.3% Ni and 3.3% Cu over 9.9 metres at Nickel Mountain

    December 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Garibaldi Resources has cut high grade nickel-copper grades at its Nickel Mountain project near Eskay Creek. This is the first massive magmatic sulphide system found in the Eskay mining camp. Drill hole EL-17-09 east of the historic E&L

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    EXPLORATION: PDAC backs move to digital exploration filing

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – The Prospectors and Development Association of Canada believes that mineral discovery rates will increase if the type, quality, quantity and accessibility of geoscience data is improved. Toward that end, it has issued the Exploration Assessment Data Digital Format

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    GOLD: Bonterra expands Gladiator deposit with 18.5 g/t over 4.0 metres

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Vancouver-based Bonterra Resources has expanded the high grade core area  of the South zone at its Gladiator gold project 170 km northeast of Val d’Or with the intersection of 18.5 g/t gold over 4.0 metres. Significant width and

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    AWARDS: Aboriginal Business Hall of Fame names winners

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – The Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) has announced the winners of its 2018 Aboriginal Business Hall of Fame awards. The presentations will be made on Jan. 31, 2018. The Lifetime Achievement Award goes to Harry Flaherty, of

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    Osisko Metals consolidates Bathurst Mining Camp

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In the last year, newly minted Osisko Metals (TSXV: OM; US-OTC: BWMXF) has picked up over 50,000 hectares in New Brunswick’s Bathurst mining camp, the third largest volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) camp in the world. “We’ve been scouring the base metal space

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    GOLD: McEwen outlines $12.9M exploration effort at Black Fox mine

    December 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – McEwen Mining of Toronto has set about raising $12.9 million through a bought deal private placement. The proceeds will be used to accelerate exploration at the company’s newly acquired Black Fox mine near Timmins. To raise the money,