Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: Osisko cuts 27 g/t over 2.7 metres at Lynx zone, Windfall Lake

    October 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining of Toronto is enjoying continued success with the exploration program at its Windfall Lake property in Urban Twp. The latest results include 27.0 g/t gold over 2.7 metres from hole OSK-W-17-906 in the Lynx hanging wall.

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    GOLD: Monarques enters producer ranks with acquisition of Beaufor mine

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has entered the ranks of Quebec gold producers with the acquisition of the Beaufor gold mine 27 km northeast of Val d’Or. The mine produced roughly 20,000 oz. of gold in 2016 and

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    GOLD-SILVER-ZINC: Chibougamau samples Berrigan property, finds promising grades

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Rouyn-Noranda, Que.-based Chibougamau Independent Mines has been channel sampling its 100% owned Berrigan polymetallic property 4 km northwest of Chibougamau with enviable success. The Berrigan property was explored and drilled since the 1940s with gold, zinc, silver and

  • GOLD: Explor, First Nations sign MOU for Montrose property

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Explor Resources of Rouyn-Noranda, Que., and the Matachewan First Nation of Matachewan, Ont., and the Mattagami First Nation of Gogama, Ont., have signed a memorandum of understanding for Explor’s Montrose gold property 8 km northwest of Matachewan. The

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    Quebec Snapshot: Nine juniors with active exploration and development projects

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Quebec has proven to be a hotbed for junior mining company activity and perennially one of the industry’s favourite jurisdictions in which to operate. Gold remains the target of interest, but the province’s rich mineral endowment means juniors are also

  • GOLD: Red Pine signs MOU with Michipicoten First Nation

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Red Pine Exploration of Toronto and the Michipicoten First Nation (MFN) have signed a memorandum of understanding that covers Red Pine’s Wawa advanced exploration gold project. Quentin Yarie, president and CEO of Red Pine stated, “The company, and

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    Hecla sees ‘huge potential’ along Casa Berardi corridor

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Hecla Mining (NYSE: HL) saw untapped potential at the Casa Berardi gold mine when it swooped in with a “white knight,” $796-million offer for Aurizon Gold in early 2013. The company has invested in unlocking that upside, and its efforts

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    COPPER: Midland, Osisko Mining find high grade boulder field in James Bay region

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – The joint venture of Midland Exploration of Montreal and Toronto’s Osisko Mining announced the discovery of a high grade copper boulder field with grades as high as 8.28% copper. The find was made in the James Bay region,

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    Balmoral discovers more gold at Martiniere

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Since drilling its first holes into the overburden that covers most of its Martiniere property in Quebec, Balmoral Resources (TSX: BAR; US-OTC: BALMF) has delineated three gold-bearing deposits along a north-south oriented fault system. The junior has traced its Bug South, Bug

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    DIAMONDS: Altius discovers gems at Lynx project in Manitoba

    September 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – In what appears to be a first by a public company, Altius Minerals Corp. of St. John’s, Nfld., says it has discovered both micro- and macro-diamonds on the Lynx diamond property near the community of Oxford House. Altius

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    NICKEL-IRON: FPX completes step-out program at Decar project

    September 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based FPX Nickel Corp. has completed the step-out drilling program at the Baptiste deposit at the company’s Decar nickel-iron project 80 km north of Fort St. James. FPX completed eight holes totaling 1,917 metres to the southeast

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    GOLD: The Goldcorp pipeline examined

    September 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Goldcorp recently took a close look at its project pipeline that forms the basis of the company’s five-year 20/20/20 plan. This plan will see gold production and reserves rise by 20%, while all-in sustaining costs will fall by