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    Premier plans ‘big year’ in Nevada

    February 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Having lopped off more than half of its debt last year and with over $100 million in the bank, Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG) is primed and ready for a big year in 2018, president and CEO Ewan Downie says. “We paid

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    Liberty Gold releases maiden resource for Goldstrike

    February 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Liberty Gold (TSX: LGD) has completed the first resource estimate on its flagship 100%-owned Goldstrike project in southwestern Utah. The oxide gold project near the Nevada border in the eastern Great Basin is a Carlin-style gold system that produced 209,000 ounces

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    COBALT: eCobalt ups resources at Idaho cobalt project

    February 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – Vancouver-based eCobalt Solutions has released an  updated and increased resource estimate for its Idaho cobalt project. The project, about 40 km west of Salmon, is in the advanced stages of exploration. The new estimate was made on the

  • COPPER-GOLD: EIS contractor hired for Pebble project

    February 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – Vancouver-based Northern Dynasty says everything is moving forward at its Pebble copper-gold project 380 km from Anchorage. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approved the hiring of AECOM as an independent, third party contractor to work with the

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    INNOVATION: Barrick’s BattleBorn series brings together Nevada tech and mining

    February 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – Barrick Gold of Toronto has joined forces with Cisco, Switch and Unearthed to bring together Nevada miners and the innovation and tech community. Both sectors will have the opportunity to build skills, scale ventures, and get to

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    PRODUCTION: U.S. non-fuel mineral production reached $75.2B in 2017

    February 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RESTON, Virginia – According to numbers compiled by the United States Geological Survey, the value of mineral production – including metals, industrial minerals and aggregates –  in that country reached US$75.2 billion. The total does not include the value of

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    GOLD: Premier sets $83M development, exploration budget

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Premier Gold Mines has announced plans to spend up to $83 million (all U.S. dollars) for exploration and development of its eight properties in North America. Premier’s 2018 budget includes $38.8 million for direct exploration and

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    Corvus drills toward Mother Lode PEA in Nevada

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Corvus Gold (TSX: KOR; US-OTC: CORVF) is continuing to drill its 100% owned Mother Lode gold project in Nevada’s Walker Land gold belt to establish a resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) later this year. Although International Tower Hill Mines (TSX: ITH;

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    COBALT: Dundee begins pilot tests for eCobalt’s Idaho cobalt project

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Dundee Sustainable Technologies has begun pilot tests on a three-tonne bulk sample from the Idaho cobalt project (ICP) 40 km west of Salmon. Owner eCobalt Solutions of Vancouver has taken the project to the advanced exploration stage. The

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    GOLD: Barrick, Premier strike deal for McCoy-Cove and Rye properties

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold of Toronto and Premier Gold of Thunder Bay, Ont., have entered into an exploration and development deal for two properties in this state. Barrick can earn a 60% interest in the McCoy-Cove property by spending US$22.5

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    GOLD-SILVER: Canamex updates PEA for Bruner

    January 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Canamex Gold Corp. of Vancouver has updated the preliminary economic assessment for its Bruner gold project in Nye County, Nev. The update adds 93,000 oz. of gold and 826,000 oz. of silver to the indicated resource. The base

  • POTASH: Nutrien created as Agrium, PotashCorp merger closes

    January 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATOON – Nutrien Ltd., formed by the successful completion of the merger of Agrium and Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, begins trading today on both the TSX and NYSE under the ticker symbol NTR. “Today we are proud to launch Nutrien,”