Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: Wallbridge finds new promise at Fenelon

    December 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Wallbridge Mining Company says results from this year’s exploration at the Fenelon gold property 75 km northwest of Matagami exceeded expectations. The company is now planning a 35,000-tonne underground bulk sample as well as additional drilling for

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    GOLD: Nighthawk finds more good grades at Colomac project

    December 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES –  Nighthawk Gold Corp. of Toronto continues to drill at its Colomac project in the Indin Lake Greenstone Belt 220 km northwest of Yellowknife. The company recently completed a 26,168-metre drill program focused on resource expansion in both

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    Orefinders assembles Abitibi land package

    December 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Orefinders Resources (TSXV: ORX) is scooping up gold properties in Ontario’s Shining Tree district, near Lake Abitibi. The company will acquire three contiguous properties from three different landholders, bringing its Abitibi land package to 23 km2. “I’ve been aware of these

  • GOLD: Marathon $2M flow-through for Valentine Lake

    December 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Marathon Gold Corp. of Toronto has arranged a bought deal worth approximately $2.0 million with a syndicate of underwriters led by Canaccord Genuity. Marathon will issue 1.65 million flow-through shares at a price of $1.23 each. The underwriters

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    ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Trevali drills significant new massive sulphide zone at Caribou mine

    December 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Vancouver-based Trevali Mining Corp. has drilled a major zone of massive sulphide mineralization at its Caribou zinc mine in the Bathurst Mining Camp. The new zone is about 350 metres from the currently defined deposit and is

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    GOLD: Azimut and partners drill more gold at Eleonore South

    December 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Azimut Exploration of Longueuil, Que., has released the results of the 18 drill holes, about half the 8,000-metre program at the Eleonore South project. Most of the gold-bearing intersections have been found within or near wide, gold-bearing mineralized

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    Japan Gold granted prospecting and drilling rights at Ikutahara

    December 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Japan Gold (TSXV: JG) has become the first foreign company to be granted prospecting rights and a drilling permit by Japan’s Ministry of Energy, Trade and Industry for the Akebono prospect at its 100% owned Ikutahara gold project in Hokkaido in

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    COPPER-ZINC: Noront drills solid grades at McFaulds No.8

    December 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Noront Resources of Toronto has drilled good grades and lengths at the recently discovered McFaulds No.8 volcanic massive sulphide occurrence in the Ring of Fire, near James Bay. A single, 566-metre hole (MCF-17-89) was drilled up-dip from the

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    URANIUM: NexGen proves continuity in A3 shear and along strike at Arrow

    December 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has reported assay results from 21 recent holes at its Arrow deposit, part of the Rook I property in the Athabasca Basin. Results for 28 holes at Arrow and 31 from South Arrow are pending.

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    GOLD-COPPER: AuRico calls 2017 Kemess East drilling a success

    December 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based AuRico Metals says the 2017 drill program at its Kemess East deposit was a success. Holes tested the northern and southern limits of the Kemess East deposit 430 km northwest of Prince George and 1 km

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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