Canadian Mining Journal



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    StrikePoint looks to bridge mineralization between historic BC mines

    November 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The retreating Cambria Icefield in B.C.’s Golden Triangle has opened up a new exploration corridor on StrikePoint Gold‘s (TSXV: SKP; US-OTC: STKXF) recently acquired Porter-Idaho silver project. The project hosts two historic mines called the Silverado mine and the Prosperity-Porter Idaho mine.

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    Uranium reversal may be close, Purepoint says

    November 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In one of the few exploration projects it is funding next year, Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) and its joint-venture partners Orano Canada and Purepoint Uranium (TSXV: PTU) are planning a 36 km ground-electromagnetic survey and 6,000 metres of diamond drilling at their Hook Lake uranium

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    DIAMONDS: Stornoway seeks more resources at Renard mine

    November 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Since the beginning of the year, Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Montreal has been drilling and sampling at the Renard diamond mine in the James Bay region, about 350 km north of Chibougamau. The aim is to upgrade resources

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    GOLD: Barkerville extends Cow Mountain high grade down dip to 400 metres

    November 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based Barkerville Gold Mines has released the drilling results from the ongoing Cow Mountain program at its flagship Cariboo gold project near the town of Wells. The company says the results demonstrate the continuity of high grade

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    GOLD: SSR Mining outlines work at Seabee mine

    November 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver’s SSR Mining says exploration work at its Seabee gold mine 125 km northeast of La Ronge has outlined new gold resources and increased the company’s confidence that mineralization is continuous along the Santoy Gap hanging wall. Here

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    GOLD: OceanaGold drills high grade gold at Martha

    November 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW ZEALAND – OceanaGold has announced new high grade gold intersections from its Martha gold project at its Waihi gold mine in New Zealand. The company will include the latest results in an underground resource model for Martha it will release

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    GOLD: Alamos reports best ever intersection at Island Gold mine

    November 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s Alamos Gold says its best ever surface directional drilling intersection at the Island Gold mine 83 km northeast of the town of Wawa. The results have allowed the company to extend high grade gold mineralization 60 metres

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    EXPLORATION: Google honours Canadian geologist

    November 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALIFORNIA – Last week, Google honoured Canadian geologist Joseph Burr Tyrrell by dedicating its Doodle to him. Tyrrell, who was born in Weston on Nov. 1, 1858, is best known for having discovered the Albertosaurus sarcophagus in 1905 around the foothills between Calgary and

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    COPPER: Hudbay to acquire Mason Resources

    November 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER and TORONTO – Mason Resources and Hudbay Minerals have entered into an agreement whereby Hudbay will acquire the remaining 86% of the of the Mason shares it does not already own. Mason shareholders will receive C$0.40 in cash for

  • GOLD: Skeena Intersects 10.09 g/t AuEq over 45 Metres at Eskay Creek

    October 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Skeena Resources Limited is pleased to announce additional Au-Ag assays for six holes from the ongoing Phase I surface drilling program at the Eskay Creek Project located in the Golden Triangle of British Columbia. The multifaceted Phase I program

  • GOLD: Klondike Gold Lone Star Zone Assays 1.32 g/t Au over 47.0 m and 1.11 g/t Au over 36.25 m

    October 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Klondike Gold Corp. is pleased to report assays from a further twelve drill holes at the Lone Star Zone at the Company’s wholly owned Klondike District Property, Yukon Territory. A total of 87 holes (9,511.93 meters) were drilled in

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    ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Osisko drills multiple high grade zones at Key Anacon

    October 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Montreal-based Osisko Metals has intersected multiple high grade zinc-lead-copper zones in step-out drilling at the Main zone of its Key Anacon project about 20 km south of the town of Bathurst. Drill hole KAMZ-18-10, a step-out drill