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    COBALT-GOLD: Fortune offers four options for NICO

    June 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals is updating the 2014 feasibility study for its NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. Hatch, P&E Mining Consultants and Micon International have been engaged to produce the new study Four scenarios are contemplated:

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    GOLD: Warrior drills high grades at Goodfish-Kirana near Kirkland Lake

    June 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Warrior Gold has completed its 15-hole winter drilling program at its Goodfish-Kirana gold project 5 km from the town of Kirkland Lake. The results confirm the geological model, include several significant assays, and conform historical results. Drilling

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    MINING PEOPLE: Turquoise Hill, AME, Independence Gold, and Orestone

    June 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Turquoise Hill Resources, headquartered in Vancouver, has named Jo-Anne Dudley its COO. She has 25 years of experience, and has for the last nine years been a key member of the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine technical team. Most recently she

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    NexGen builds scale at Arrow

    June 6, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    The entire footprint of NexGen Energy’s (TSX: NXE; NYSE-AM: NXE) proposed Arrow mine is smaller than a university campus, but could produce 21% of the world’s uranium once in production, the company says. The high grade uranium deposit in Canada’s Athabasca

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    GOLD: Pretium drills deep, begins regional exploration program

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Pretium Resources reports that its 2019 deep underground drill program confirmed there is mineralization similar to the Brucejack mine at depth and to the east of the mine workings. The mine is located about 65 km

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    URANIUM: Purepoint updates work at Hook Lake

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Purepoint Uranium Group of Toronto has offered an update on work planned for the Hook Lake uranium project. Purepoint (21%) sat down with its joint venture partners Cameco (39.5%) and Orano Canada (39.5%) to review data and develop

  • DIAMONDS: Golden Share allowed to drill in the Marten Falls First Nation territory

    June 5, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – The Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines has issued 10 exploration permits to Golden Share Resources for drilling targets within the Ogoki project and the Kagiami project, located in the Wabassi and Albany River area of the James Bay

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    COPPER-GOLD: New owner Pembridge to reopen Minto mine

    June 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – The sale of the suspended Minto copper-gold mine 240 km northwest of Whitehorse has been a long time coming. The original owner, Vancouver-based Capstone Mining first said it was working on a sale as early as February 2018.

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    EDUCATION: OMA launches “This is Mining” to share rich history

    June 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – To celebrate its 100th Anniversary, the Ontario Mining Association has created #ThisIsMining, a campaign that takes a fresh look at the role of mining in our lives and in our province.  The achievements, the people, the progress, the legacy.

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    RARE EARTHS: Geomega aims to be first Canadian recycler using ISR

    June 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Geomega Resources is improving its proprietary ISR technology as it moves closer to being Canada’s first rare earth elements recycler and the only one outside China. The company operates a pilot plant and has made several optimizations recently.

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    DIAMONDS: Bauer trench cutter used for bulk sample

    June 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Exploration continues at the Star kimberlite, part of the Star-Orion South project 60 km east of Prince Albert. The project is owned by Saskatoon’s Star Diamond Corp. and optioned to Rio Tinto Exploration Canada. As operator of the

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    GOLD: Orefinders to resample historical drilling at Knight property

    June 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Orefinders Resources is making plans to resample and compile 31,900 metres of historical drill core for its Knight gold project 70 km southwest of Kirkland Lake, in the Shining Tree district. The project includes several contiguous zones