Canadian Mining Journal



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    EXPLORATION: New survey system from HPX goes to China

    February 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Robert Friedland, Chairman and CEO of High Power Exploration Inc. (HPX), and Eric Finlayson, president, announced on Feb. 18 that the company has entered into lease and technical assistance agreements with Shandong Yantai Xintai Gold Mining Co., a

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    Pure Gold plans ‘new mine in Red Lake’

    February 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Over the last four years, Pure Gold Mining (TSXV: PGM) has doubled the indicated resource for its Madsen gold project in Red Lake, one of the highest grade undeveloped gold deposits in the world. The company released an updated resource estimate today

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    LITHIUM: LiCo Energy Metals withdraws from Chilean project due to community opposition

    February 19, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    CHILE – Following its 2017 notice of force majeure that was ratified in January 2018, LiCo Energy Metals announced this week that it has decided to completely drop the Purickuta project in northern Chile. In a press release, the miner said

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    URANIUM: NexGen advances Arrow feasibility at Rook I

    February 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – NexGen Energy of Vancouver has compiled a report on the pilot holes for shaft development and additional exploration drilling of the Arrow uranium deposit at its Rook I project near Patterson Lake in the Athabasca Basin. Three shaft

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    Casa options Keaper polymetallic project in BC

    February 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Casa Minerals (TSXV: CASA) has optioned its Keaper polymetallic project 15 km northeast of Terrace, B.C., less than 5 km from the company’s flagship Pitman polymetallic project, to a private company that has the right to earn a 60% interest in

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    VANADIUM: Regency Gold enters the vanadium exploration space

    February 14, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based Regency Gold announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Vanadium North Resources to acquire all of its issued and outstanding common shares, the main interest behind the buyout being the Valley of Vanadium project

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    SILVER-GOLD: Silvercrest finds another vein at Las Chispas

    February 14, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – Silvercrest Metals has discovered the Babi Sur silver-gold vein on its Las Chispas property in Sonora through recent drilling. The company intersected high grade silver and gold mineralization along a 1.5 km strike length at Babi Sur. The vein

  • AME Roundup: Regional Mining Alliance cements new partnership in BC’s Golden Triangle

    February 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — A new partnership between First Nations, exploration companies and the B.C. government named the British Columbia Regional Mining Alliance (BCRMA) is working well to advance mineral exploration and mining in northwestern British Columbia. That was the message behind

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    COBALT: First Cobalt extends mineralization at Iron Creek

    February 13, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    IDAHO – First Cobalt has extended copper-cobalt mineralization along strike at both its Waite zone and No Name zone, part of its Iron Creek cobalt project in Idaho. The Toronto-based company is reporting four holes it drilled west of the project’s

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    PALLADIUM: North American ramps up exploration program

    February 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based North American Palladium (NAP) is ramping up its exploration efforts at the Lac des Iles palladium mine 90 km north of Thunder Bay. A minimum budget of $16 million is set, $10 million of which was raised

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    ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Osisko cuts 9.15% Zn+Pb and 0.54% Cu at Key Anacon

    February 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Osisko Metals of Montreal is pleased with the assays from six recent drill holes at the Titan zone on its wholly owned Key Anacon zinc-lead-copper project located 20 km south of the city of Bathurst. Hole KAT-18-11

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    GOLD-SILVER: GT Gold expands Saddle South mineralization

    February 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Discovered in 2017, the high grade epithermal gold system known as the Saddle target continues to demand attention from the drillers and geologists of Vancouver-based GT Gold. The target is on the company’s flagship Tatogga property near