Canadian Mining Journal



  • New Gold takes 14.9% stake in Talisker on heels of similar deal with Harte

    March 25, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Canadian gold and copper producer New Gold (TSX: NGD) is acquiring a 14.9% interest in explorer Talisker Resources (TSX: TSK). Talisker holds over 2,784 sq. km in southern B.C., which includes the historic Bralorne project, 248 km northeast of Vancouver.

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    Liberty reports oxide gold from Black Pine ahead of initial resource

    March 24, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With an initial resource estimate for its past-producing Black Pine project in Idaho expected in the second quarter, Liberty Gold (TSX: LGD) has released assay results for the final 35 reverse-circulation (RC) drillholes completed as part of last year’s 43,875-metre

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    Benchmark hits 107.8 metres of 2.59 g/t gold-equivalent at Lawyers

    March 24, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Drilling at the southern part of the Cliff Creek area at Benchmark Metals’ (TSXV: BNCH) Lawyers project in the Golden Triangle area in B.C. has hit broad zones of gold-silver mineralization and returned high-grade intercepts. The company is working towards

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    Musk Metals grabs Elon lithium project in Quebec

    March 24, 2021 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    Canadian junior Musk Metals (CNSX: MUSK: US-OTC: GPMNF) is buying the Elon lithium project in Quebec, which would add the coveted battery metal to its gold-focused portfolio. “Fuelled by the recent shift to electric vehicles, demand for battery metals and materials

  • Troilus to acquire UrbanGold in all-share deal, grow Quebec land position

    March 23, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Troilus Gold (TSX: TLG) plans to expand its position in Quebec’s Frotet-Evans greenstone belt by 33% through an all-share acquisition of junior UrbanGold Minerals (TSXV: UGM). The two companies have entered into a definitive agreement with Troilus offering 0.3004 of

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    Wesdome discovers new gold zone at Kiena ahead of restart decision

    March 23, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With a prefeasibility study (PFS) expected to be complete in the second quarter, gold miner Wesdome Gold Mines (TSX: WDO) has announced the discovery of a high-grade gold zone at its past-producing Kiena mine in the Val d’Or area of

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    Cartier updates Chimo Mine resources

    March 23, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Cartier Resources (TSXV: ECR) has released an updated resource estimate for its past-producing Chimo Mine property, 45 km east of Val-d’Or. The latest estimate is contained within three gold corridors and the junior is completing internal engineering and sorting work

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    Agnico Eagle sells projects in Finland and Sweden

    March 23, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX, NYSE: AEM) will sell its Oijarvi gold project, in central Finland, and the Solvik gold project, in southern Sweden for $10-million to Gold Line Resources (TSXV: GLDL). Gold Line will acquire a 100% interest in both

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    Monarch expands McKenzie Break envelope

    March 22, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Quebec-focused gold developer Monarch Mining (TSX: GBAR) has released assays for the first six holes drilled as part of a completed 5,912-metre drill program at the McKenzie Break project, 25 km north of Val-d’Or. The latest results appear to expand

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    Fortune Bay updates Goldfields resource in Saskatchewan

    March 22, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Fortune Bay (TSXV: FOR) has released updated pit-constrained resource estimates for the Box and Athona deposits, 2 km apart, at its past-producing Goldfields project in northern Saskatchewan. The latest resource figures are based on verified historical drill data and incorporate

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    Auteco to take majority stake in Pickle Crow gold project

    March 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Encouraged by positive results from its exploration program at the Pickle Crow gold project in northern Ontario, Australian junior Auteco Minerals (ASX: AUT) is planning to take a 51% interest in the past-producer, 400 km north of Thunder Bay. Under

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    Foran reports wide copper intervals from McIlvenna Bay

    March 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With a feasibility study underway for its McIlvenna Bay copper-zinc project in eastern Saskatchewan, developer Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM) has released assay results for two infill holes. The holes were drilled as part of a 30,000-metre program and are expected