Canadian Mining Journal



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    URANIUM: Denison says updated Gryphon estimate nearly doubles

    January 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto-based Denison Mines Corp. says the indicated mineral resource at the Wheeler River project has grown 88% with the latest updated numbers for the Gryphon uranium deposit. Wheeler River is located on the eastern edge of the Athabasca

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    GOLD: Osisko cuts 16 g/t over 8.3 metres at Garrison

    January 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Osisko Mining of Toronto continues to cut long and strong intersections at its Garrison gold project 40 km north of Kirkland Lake. The company has now completed over 80,000 metres of drilling since it acquired the property in

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    COPPER-SILVER: New zone discovered by Kintavar at Mitchi property

    January 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Kintavar Exploration has discovered a new copper-silver zone north of the Sherlock zone at its Mitchi property 100 km north of the town of Mont-Laurier. The company believes the results validate the stratiform copper model in the

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    Great Thunder drills Chubb lithium project in Quebec

    January 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Great Thunder Gold (TSXV: GTG) has announced drill results from its 100% owned Chubb lithium property, located 32 km north of Val d’Or, Que., while managing the challenges of being a small junior mining company. “We’re looking to try to expand

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    GOLD: Premier sets $83M development, exploration budget

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Premier Gold Mines has announced plans to spend up to $83 million (all U.S. dollars) for exploration and development of its eight properties in North America. Premier’s 2018 budget includes $38.8 million for direct exploration and

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    COBALT: Orefinders acquires Mann project, plans battery metals spinout

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Orefinders Resources recently acquired sole ownership of the Mann cobalt-silver property in the Cobalt-Gowganda District. The land has nine historic shafts and a ramp driven to the 65-metre level. The Mann mine and its neighbours produced an

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    COBALT: First Cobalt completes first phase of muck pile sampling program

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – First Cobalt Corp. of Toronto says it has completed the initial phase of muck pile sampling at its properties in the Cobalt camp. Over 400 samples were collected from two different geological settings – in  the north near

  • Roundup 2018: Osisko’s Roosen on tackling ‘tough’ markets

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Sean Roosen’s Osisko group of companies is among a rare breed of mining-focused entrepreneurial firms that have flourished over the past decade despite frigid capital markets and low commodity prices. The group emerged as a major financial player following

  • DIAMONDS: Mountain Province makes friendly bid for Kennady

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Mountain Province Diamonds and Kennady Diamonds have entered into a friendly and definitive agreement whereby Mountain Province will acquire all the issued and outstanding shares of Kennady. The latter was spun out of Mountain Province in 2012. Kennady

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    GOLD: Anaconda expands Great Northern by acquiring Rattling Brook deposit

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Anaconda Mining of Toronto is setting itself up for long term success mining gold in this province. First came its Point Rousse mine and processing plant, a pipeline of advancing projects – Goldboro, Argyle, Deer Creek and Stog’er

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    Corvus drills toward Mother Lode PEA in Nevada

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Corvus Gold (TSX: KOR; US-OTC: CORVF) is continuing to drill its 100% owned Mother Lode gold project in Nevada’s Walker Land gold belt to establish a resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) later this year. Although International Tower Hill Mines (TSX: ITH;

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Garibaldi drills 8.3% Ni and 4.1% Cu over 10 metres at Nickel Mountain

    January 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – If there are bonanza grades of nickel and copper, Garibaldi Resources of Vancouver has found them. It has drilled 8.3% nickel and 4.1% copper over 10.3 metres at its Nickel Mountain discovery 17 km southwest of Eskay