Canadian Mining Journal


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    CYANIDE CODE: Goldcorp’s Wharf mine certified

    January 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SOUTH DAKOTA – The International Cyanide Management Institute (ICMI) of Washington, DC, has certified the Wharf gold mine belonging to Vancouver’s Goldcorp as being in compliance with the Cyanide Code. The operation was evaluated by an…

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    South American Silver invests closer to home

    January 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    After taking a bruising in Bolivia earlier this year when the government revoked its Malku Khota concession, South American Silver is sticking a little closer to home.

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    Duluth, Antofagasta go big on the South Kawishiwi

    December 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Toronto-based Duluth Metals and 40% joint venture partner Antofagasta can claim to hold one of the world’s largest polymetallic sulphide deposits following a resource update on the Twin Metals project southeast of Ely,…

  • Feature

    Golden opportunities

    December 1, 2012 by Bill Braden

    With a penchant for finding gold in cold places, Vancouver-based Elgin Mining Inc. is also reaching into warmer climes as it banks on a sustained gold market to springboard growth across two continents.

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    GOLD-SILVER: Corvus continues to hit high grades at North Bullfrog

    November 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEVADA – Corvus Gold of Vancouver says the first hole of the 2012 phase two Yellow Jacket drill program at the North Bullfrog gold and silver project near Beatty continues to delineate the bonanza grade feeder system identified earlier…

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    Fronteer gang looks to duplicate success with Pilot

    November 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    With its coffers over-flowing Pilot Gold is in the unique position amongst juniors of being able to drive heavy exploration programs at two projects, while partaking in the development of a third into a mine.

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    Revett presses on in Montana

    November 13, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    When Revett Minerals restarted the Troy mine in northwestern Montana in December 2004, the property had a mine life of about four years based on its known reserves.

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    General Moly addresses cost overruns at Mt. Hope

    August 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — It is not the best time to be in the molybdenum business, as U.S.-based producer General Moly finds itself coping with rising costs at its flagship Mt. Hope development in central Nevada, along with weakening moly oxide prices…

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    COPPER-NICKEL RESOURCES: Duluth files report on huge Cu-Ni-PGM deposit

    July 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MINNESOTA – Duluth Metals of Toronto has filed a 43-101 technical report for its Twin Metals (Nokomis) project, that it says is among the world’s largest copper-nickel-platinum group metals polymetallic sulphide deposits. The…

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    TAKEOVER: Hecla attempts to derail U.S. Silver, RX Gold merger

    July 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho, and TORONTO – In early June 2012, U.S. Silver Corp. and RX Gold & Silver (both of Toronto) announced they had worked out a plan of arrangement for the two companies. Uniting under the U.S. Silver & Gold…

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    Rosemont will cost more, Augusta says

    July 25, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Shares of Augusta Resource Corp. closed 7.8% lower at $1.66 per share following the release of an updated feasibility study that estimates higher capital and operating costs for its Rosemont copper project near Tucson, Arizona.

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    COBALT DEVELOPMENT: Formation Metals presses on with Idaho project

    July 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    IDAHO – Vancouver-based Formation Metals is pleased with the progress on its 100% owned Idaho cobalt project (ICP). Construction includes an underground mine and concentrator near Salmon in the central part of the state and an…