Canadian Mining Journal



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    New Nadina gains 1600% on high grade intercept

    November 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — New Nadina Explorations (TSXV: NNA) is the latest contender to join the ranks of junior explorers with surging market valuations such as Novo Resources (TSXV: NVO; USOTC: NSRPF), Metallis Resources (TSXV: MTS) and Garibaldi Resources (TSXV: GGI; US-OTC: GGIFF). Shares of New Nadina skyrocketed 1,600% to

  • GOLD-ZINC: Osisko invests $65M in Aquila

    November 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Osisko Gold Royalties of Montreal is making an investment worth US$65 million in Aquila Resources that owns the Back Forty gold-zinc development stage project in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Osisko has agreed to acquire approximately 49.2 million units of

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    COBALT-NICKEL: UEX makes foray into new age metals

    November 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – In a departure from its usual focus on uranium, UEX Corporation of Vancouver is re-evaluating its 100% owned West Bear cobalt-nickel prospect at the Hidden Bay uranium project in the eastern Athabasca Basin.  The cobalt-nickel potential of the

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    GOLD: Barkerville cuts 30 g/t over 4.45 metres in Shaft zone at Island Mountain

    November 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Barkerville Gold Mines of Toronto has nine drills delineating the Valley and Shaft zones at the Island Mountain property, part of the Cariboo gold project. Results prove the Beta corridor continues to demonstrate high grades and geological

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    Ross McElroy stakes new ground in Saskatchewan

    November 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ross McElroy may call Kelowna, British Columbia, home but his heart lies in Saskatchewan, where he has played a key role in four major discoveries in the Athabasca Basin. The geologist was part of the small, early stage geological team

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    GOLD: KLGold extends Swan zone 120 metres down plunge at Fosterville

    November 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Kirkland Lake Gold of Toronto continues to drill high grades at its Fosterville mine in Victoria state during underground definition work. The latest assays have extended the Swan zone 120 metres down plunge. The continuity of the mineralization

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    REPORT: Juniors enter period of cautious optimism

    November 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Canada’s junior mining sector is seeing renewed confidence as market capitalization rose, according to PwC Canada’s Junior mine 2017 report released on Nov. 6. Capitalization of the top 100 juniors on the TSX Venture Exchange reached $12.2 billion,

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    URANIUM: Denison extends Gryphon mineralization at Wheeler River

    November 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto-based Denison Mines, operator of the Wheeler River uranium project in the Athabasca Basin, says recent drilling has extended the new high grade unconformity-hosted mineralization up-dip and about 250 metres along strike to the northeast of the Gryphon

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    GOLD: Metanor intersects 41.6 g/t south of Bachelor mine

    November 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Metanor Resources of Val d’Or, Que., began drilling in September on level 11 to the south from the main workings of the Bachelor gold mine 90 km northeast of Lebel-sur-Quevillon. The work intersected the Moroy structure, and assays

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    GOLD: Monarques updates Wasamac resources containing 2.5M+ oz

    November 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has updated the resources at its Wasamac gold project, acquired in September 2017 from Richmont Mines, 14 km southwest of Rouyn-Noranda. Monarques is counting 2.59 million oz. in measured and indicated resources plus

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    MDRU, Fathom Geophysics target central BC

    November 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — The University of British Columbia’s Mineral Deposit Research Unit (MDRU) and consulting firm Fathom Geophysics may have identified the regional structural framework partly responsible for silver-gold-copper mineralization in central B.C.’s underexplored Interior Plateau region. MDRU and Fathom’s work

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    ZINC-LEAD-GOLD: Puma finds polymetallic mineralization with high grade gold at Murray Brook

    October 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Puma Exploration, headquartered in Rimouski, Que., continues to drill its Murray Brook polymetallic property 60 km west of Bathurst, and not only are the holes returning high zinc-lead grades, but indications of a new high grade gold