Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD-SILVER: Irving Resources granted drill permit in Japan

    January 10, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    JAPAN – Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry has approved Irving Resources’ Otoineppu prospecting plan at its Omu Sinter prospect, part of its 100% owned Omu gold-silver project near Hokkaido. Irving will now submit a mine safety regulation permit to

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    URANIUM: Denison outlines 2019 exploration plans

    January 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines Corp., headquartered in Toronto, has announced details of its $6-million exploration spending plans this year. Targets at Wheeler River, Waterbury Lake, and Hook-Carter properties – all in the Athabasca Basin – will be diamond drilled. At

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    GOLD: Canadian Gold Miner discovers new zone south of Kirkland Lake

    January 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Sudbury, Ont.-based Canadian Gold Miner has discovered a new gold zone – dubbed Behold zone – approximately 10 km south of the town of Kirkland Lake. The zone lies on the northwest edge of an 800-metre long induced

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    SILVER: Porter project yields 819 g/t for Strikepoint Gold

    January 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Strikepoint Gold has completed 4,304 metres of diamond drilling from surface last year at the historic Porter and Silverado mines near Stewart. The best assay was 819 g/t silver over 5.0 metres from the D vein

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    GOLD-COPPER: San Marco sees positive results from exploration program

    January 9, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – San Marco Resources announced on Jan. 9 that, following the completion of a first phase of exploration and evaluation, experts were able to confirm the existence of a porphyry copper-molybdenum-gold system at the Espíritu SMR property in northern

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    SILVER-GOLD: Silvercrest nears new resource at Las Chispas

    January 9, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – Silvercrest Metals continues cutting high grade mineralization at its Las Chispas silver property in Sonora. The latest results from a phase three infill drill program at the property included 9.3 metres grading 39.66 g/t gold and 3,361 g/t silver,

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    GOLD: Granada drills 8.39 g/t below pit-constrained resources

    January 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Granada Gold Mine of Rouyn-Noranda, Que., has received the final results of the fall 2018 drill program at its Granada gold project in the Cadillac Trend. Work identified new gold intersections at depths below the recent pit-constrained resources

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    GOLD: Rubicon makes plans for Phoenix project

    January 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Rubicon Minerals Corp., buoyed by the results of its bulk sampling program last November, is making plans for its Phoenix gold project in the Red Lake district. The company’s 2019 exploration objectives are three-fold. First, produce a

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    Stratabound hits gold in Golden Culvert’s first drilling

    January 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    When Stratabound Minerals (TSXV: SB) CEO Kim Tyler told people he wanted to drill Golden Culvert as soon as possible after optioning the Yukon gold project in October 2017, many suggested that he should carry out some geophysical surveying before punching holes

  • SILVER-GOLD: Vancouver miners merge to lead exploration

    January 8, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Defiance Silver Corp. and ValOro Resources have just created a combined company that keeps the name Defiance Silver Corp., following a friendly merger under the Business Corporations Act of British Columbia. In a media statement, the Vancouver-based miners describe

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    GOLD: Juggernaut drills new gold zone at Midas

    January 8, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Juggernaut Exploration has discovered a new gold zone on its Midas gold property in northwestern B.C. after drilling 6.85 g/t gold over 9 metres from 35 metres downhole. The company was following up on results from an induced

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    GOLD: Osisko hits 2,223 g/t over 2.0 metres at Windfall

    January 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s Osisko Mining reports a bonanza – 2,223 g/t gold over 2.0 metres – intersection in zone 27 at its Windfall Lake gold project in the James Bay region, 200 km northeast of Val d’Or. The company began