Canadian Mining Journal



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    DIAMONDS: Dominion offers maiden Leslie resource, Misery PFS, Fox Deep update

    May 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Dominion Diamond Corp. of Toronto has lots of news from its Ekati diamond mine at Lac de Gras – a maiden resource for the Leslie pipe, a positive prefeasibility study for the Misery Deep project, and updates

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    DIAMONDS: Faraday 2 bulk sample recovers 2.81 ct/t for Kennady

    May 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Kennady Diamonds of Toronto has the recovery results from the Faraday 2 bulk sample taken from its Kennady North project 280 km northeast of Yellowknife and adjacent to the Gahcho Kue diamond mine. The 262.6-tonne sample graded

  • COPPER-GOLD: AuRico, Tse Keh Nay sign IBA for Kemess underground project

    May 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – AuRico Metals of Toronto and the Takla Lake, Tsay Keh Dene and Kwadacha (Tse Keh Nay or TKN) have signed an impact benefit agreement covering the Kemess underground copper-gold project 430 km northwest of Prince George. The

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    TomaGold has powerful partners on projects in Quebec and Ontario

    May 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    For a junior gold explorer trading at 9¢ a share, TomaGold’s (TSXV: LOT) list of joint venture partners on projects in central Canada could come as a surprise. The company has three joint venture properties in Quebec with Iamgold (TSX: IMG; NYSE: IAG)

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    ZINC: Trevali to acquire Glencore’s zinc interests in Africa

    May 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AFRICA – Shareholders of Vancouver-based Trevali Mining Corp. approved the acquisition of interests in three African zinc properties from Glencore plc. The deal includes Glencore’s 80% interest in the Rosh Pinah mine in Namibia, a 39% interest in the Gergarub

  • COPPER-GOLD: Northern Dynasty announces Pebble advisory committee

    May 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – Vancouver’s Northern Dynasty Minerals has named an advisory committee to assist it was work goes forward at the Pebble copper-gold project 380 km from Anchorage. The company announced that it and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had reached

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    GT Gold CEO talks maiden drill program at Tatogga

    May 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — A new era of exploration in British Columbia’s historic Golden Triangle hasn’t yet resulted in much exciting greenfield discovery, but GT Gold (TSXV: GTT; US-OTC: GTGDF) hopes its Tatogga project can change that narrative. The company’s founders privately funded a variety of target generation

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    GOLD: Probe confirms good grades, more drilling at Val-d’Or Est project

    May 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Probe Metals has decided to expand the current drilling program at its Val-d’Or Est gold project to 75,000 metres from 50,000 metres thanks to the “very positive” results to date. The property is located about 25 km

  • COPPER-GOLD: Northern Dynasty, EPA settle Pebble problem

    May 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – Northern Dynasty Minerals of Vancouver and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have settled their long-running dispute concerning development of the Pebble copper-gold project 380 km from Anchorage. The development of the Pebble mine was hotly contested by local

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    Ecuador snapshot: 10 active companies

    May 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — The Ecuadorian government restructured its mining and tax policies in 2014 in a bid to bring back foreign investment that had fled the country in previous years. The move has spurred a resurgence of mineral exploration and development

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    GOLD: Pure Gold drilling at Russet South extends Madsen mineralization

    May 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Pure Gold Mining says the results from drilling at the Russet South target on the Madsen gold property near Red Lake has extended the mineralization. Multiple gold-bearing zones were intersected. The best assays came from three holes.

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    GOLD: Osisko cuts 11.7 g/t at new Lynx 4 discovery at Windfall Lake

    May 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining of Montreal has drilled yet another gold discovery at its Windfall Lake project 100 km east of Lebel-sur-Quevillon. Dubbed Lynx 4, the new discovery in the Lynx Corridor returned 11.7 g/t gold (uncut) over 7.7 metres,