Canadian Mining Journal

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    GOLD: Wallbridge completes Fenelon bulk sample

    May 15, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    TORONTO – Wallbridge Mining has released the final results from a 33,200-tonne bulk sample at its Fenelon gold project in northwestern Quebec. Highlights from the campaign at the past-producing project follow: The bulk sample established Fenelon could be mined at

  • GOLD: G2 Goldfields makes discovery at Sandy Lake

    May 14, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    TORONTO – G2 Goldfields has announced a new, high-grade gold discovery at the W1 zone of the Sandy Lake project in northwestern Ontario. The company has completed six holes totalling 1,980 metres. Four of the holes were drilled in the W1

  • GOLD: Nexus Gold To Begin Exploration Work at McKenzie Gold Project, Red Lake, Ontario

    May 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal.

    Vancouver – Nexus Gold Corp. is pleased to report that it has finalized its upcoming exploration plans for its 100%-owned McKenzie Gold Project, situated in Red Lake, Ontario. Over the past two months the Company has been reviewing historic exploration activities on and

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    GOLD: Island mine giving up more high grades as Alamos drills

    May 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Alamos Gold of Toronto is drilling more high grade intersections at the producing Island Gold mine 85 km northeast of Wawa. The company is focusing its attention on the Eastern, Main and Western extensions with both surface and

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals tests pre-concentrating sorters

    May 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Montreal-based Osisko Metals reports successful results for pre-concentrating test work using material sorters. Two technologies were tested – x-ray transmission sorting and dense media separation. Representative samples were prepared of material from Osisko’s Pine Point zinc-lead project

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    GOLD: Hecla updates drilling at Casa Berardi mine

    May 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Hecla Mining has mounted an aggressive exploration program at its successful Casa Berardi gold mine 95 km north of La Sarre, in the Abitibi region. High grade extension in the upper East and West mines have been outlined

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    Skeena envisions high-grade open pit at Eskay Creek

    May 8, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Eskay Creek in British Columbia’s Golden Triangle was at one time the world’s highest grade gold mine before Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: GOLD) finally shut it down in 2008 due to low gold prices. The underground mine produced 3.3 million oz.

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    Radisson shifts focus in new model of O’Brien

    May 7, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    The O’Brien mine, halfway between the towns of Rouyn-Noranda and Val-d’Or along the Larder-Lake-Cadillac fault, was considered the highest grade gold producer in Quebec between 1926 and 1957, when the underground operation churned out 1.20 million tonnes grading 15.25 grams

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    PGM: Transition Metals optimistic after running MT survey at platinum-palladium project

    May 7, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Transition Metals announced this week that it completed a ground magnetotellurics or MT survey and stacked an additional 235 hectares at its 100% owned Saturday Night project, located north of Thunder Bay. In a press release, the Sudbury-based miner

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    GOLD: EnGold extends mineralization at Lac La Hache

    May 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based EnGold Mines has successfully extended the high grade gold-bearing quartz veins at its Lac La Hache property in the Cariboo region. The veins include a series of narrow, quartz-carbonate, gold-silver sulphide veins in several new showings

  • VANADIUM: Regency’s plans to acquire Vanadium North receive conditional approval

    May 6, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    VANCOUVER – Regency Gold received conditional approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for the previously announced acquisition of Vanadium North Resources. Back in February, the Vancouver-based miner entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of Vanadium North’s issued and outstanding common

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe extends strike length at Kamoa North Bonanza zone

    May 6, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Earlier this year, Ivanhoe Mines discovered a shallow, thick zone of bonanza grade copper mineralization on its Kamoa-Kakula mining licence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), with drill hole 1450 returning 13.05% copper over 22 metres.