Canadian Mining Journal



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    URANIUM: Denison expands Huskie zone at Waterbury Lake

    April 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – The recent winter drilling program by Denison Mines of Toronto at Waterbury Lake is extremely promising. The project, 64.22% owned by Denison, was the target of 9,794 metres of drilling in 19 holes in 50-metre step-outs in the

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    NICKEL-COPPER-PGM: Nickel Creek presses on with mini-pilot tests of Nickel Shaw samples

    April 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Toronto-based Nickel Creek Platinum (formerly Wellgreen Platinum) is moving into phase 2 of its metallurgical testing program on samples from the Nickel Shaw nickel-platinum group metals project 317 km northwest of Whitehorse. The second phase involves the use

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    GOLD: Anaconda drills solid grades at Goldboro

    April 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA –  Anaconda Mining of Toronto has received assays from the first five holes of a 30-hole program at its Goldboro gold project 175 km northeast of Halifax. The five holes targeted cross-section 9100E near the centre of the

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    Orefinders acquires Abitibi property, spins out others

    April 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Orefinders Resources (TSXV: ORX) has acquired the past producing underground McGarry gold mine and surrounding property in Ontario’s portion of the Abitibi greenstone belt. The company is focused on acquiring and consolidating property in the Abitibi that has a history of

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    GOLD: Granada prepares to explore land adjacent to mine

    April 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Granada Gold Mine of Rouyn-Noranda, Que., is preparing a trenching and drilling program at its Aukeko property adjacent to its flagship Granada gold mine. The mine is at the development stage and currently the focus of a feasibility

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    GOLD: Bonterra tests reach 99.4% recovery, including 76.1% in gravity circuit

    April 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Vancouver-based Bonterra Resources reports that recoveries of up to 99.4% gold have been reached during metallurgical tests using material from it Gladiator gold deposit 170 km northeast of Val d’Or. The gravity circuit alone recovered 76.1% of the

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Garibaldi raises $10M for E&L exploration

    April 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Garibaldi Resources of Vancouver is raising a little bit more than $10 million through a non-brokered private placement of flow-through shares. The company will issue 3 million shares at a price of $3.35 per share. Proceeds from

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    Global Copper Snapshot: Firms exploring, developing the next generation of copper assets

    April 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    While gold draws the lion’s share of attention amongst the world’s mineral explorers and developers, the steady rise in copper prices has helped the junior copper subsector blossom, ranging from grassroots explorers to intermediate miners. Below are examples of eight

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    GOLD: Landore seeks 1M oz in BAM East deposit at Junior Lake

    April 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Buoyed by the latest resource update for the BAM East gold deposit, owner Landore Resources, headquartered in the Channel Islands, U.K., is looking to increase the contained ounces to 1.0 million or more. BAM East is now estimated

  • DIAMONDS: Court approves merger of Kennady, Mountain Province

    April 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Kennady Diamonds and Mountain Province Diamonds have received final approval from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) for their business combination. The deal was scheduled to close on April 13, 2018. The arrangement calls for a

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    GOLD: Nighthawk makes new discoveries at Indin Lake

    April 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Nighthawk Gold Corp. of Toronto says it has made additional gold discoveries at its Indin Lake project 200 km north of Yellowknife. Chief among them was a high grade gold showing at Treasure Island called the Seadog

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    DIAMONDS: Drill results from Southwest corridor at Gahcho Kue

    April 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Mountain Province Diamonds of Toronto has relayed the full drilling results from the Southwest corridor at the Gahcho Kue mine near Lac de Gras. The mine is a joint venture of Mountain Province (49%) and De Beers