Canadian Mining Journal



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    AME Roundup: Rio Tinto on lookout for BC porphyry deposits

    February 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — British Columbia is known for its coal and copper-gold deposits, with a storied history of mining all three commodities. Now the second largest mining company in the world is looking to add a B.C. copper porphyry deposit to

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    COPPER: Crown Mining takes over Light’s Creek copper district

    February 7, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    CALIFORNIA – Following the review of historical data that indicate that copper (silver) grades are open in all directions at the Engels project in northern region of the state, Crown Mining announced this week its decision to increase its land

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    GOLD: Gainey confirms strike length at Las Margaritas

    February 7, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – Gainey Capital’s first pass sampling at its newly optioned Las Margaritas gold project in Durango has sampled up to 40 g/t gold and confirmed the project’s previously reported 1.5 to 1.6 km strike length. Peter Megaw leads the

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    GOLD: Genesis posts new estimate for Chevrier resources

    February 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Vancouver-based Genesis Metals Corp. has updated the resource estimate for its Chevrier gold project 30 km southwest of Chibougamau. Genesis is the 100% owner of the property. The estimate includes both the Main and East zones, the East

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    GOLD: Croinor expands, offers more high grades for Monarques

    February 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold of Montreal says its 2018 drilling program has increased the size of its Croinor gold deposit 50 km east of Val d’Or. And the deposit continues to yield exceptional grades. Highlights from the additional 6,645-metre diamond

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    GOLD: Tudor outlines new zone at Treaty Creek

    January 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Tudor Gold Corp. has outlined what it calls “Goldstorm,” a new zone at the Treaty Creek property in the Golden Triangle. Treaty Creek, in which Tudor has a 60% interest and is the operator, borders Seabridge

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    Balmoral discovers new nickel zones at Grasset

    January 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Balmoral Resources (TSX: BAR; US-OTC: BALMF) has discovered several new nickel sulphide zones in the central part of its Grasset Ultramafic complex in Quebec after drilling the area during its fall 2018 exploration program. The new discoveries sit 7 km northwest

  • COPPER-GOLD: Cordoba Minerals dealing with fraudulent transactions at Colombian subsidiary

    January 31, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    COLUMBIA – Cordoba Minerals, the Toronto-based miner developing the San Matías project in the department of Córdoba in northern Colombia, issued a media statement today detailing the reasons behind the lawsuits it filed in late 2018 and January 2019. According to the

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals releases more high-grade drill results from Pine Point

    January 31, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Osisko Metals has released new drill results from its high grade, large tonnage and near surface Pine Point zinc-lead deposit on the south shore of Great Slave Lake. Highlights include 12.7 metres grading 8.07% zinc and 6.80% lead

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    URANIUM: Fission advances PLS toward feasibility

    January 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., is advancing the Triple R deposit at its Patterson Lake South property to the feasibility stage. Twenty-eight geotechnical holes are to be drilled as part of the resource development phase of work. Work

  • Is Global Atomic Stephen Roman’s next big thing?

    January 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Serial mine builder and financier Stephen Roman cut his teeth working for Denison Mines (TSX: DML), the uranium company built by his father. After starting there as a miner at the age of 19, he spent the next 25 years at the

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    SILVER-GOLD: Minaurum to acquire Aura’s East Taviche property

    January 30, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Ontario-based Aura Resources announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Vancouver-based Minaurum Gold and its Mexican subsidiary to acquire an interest in the East Taviche property located in Oaxaca, southeastern Mexico. To acquire an initial 80%