Canadian Mining Journal



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    EXPLORATION: OZ Minerals asks – can open data and A$1M change exploration?

    March 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AUSTRALIA – The Explorer Challenge is on for explorationists from around the world to find new exploration targets at the Mount Woods tenements of the Prominent Hill copper-gold project. This is a crowdsourced challenge offered by OZ Minerals to

  • LITHIUM: Millennial Lithium’s project center in Argentina goes solar

    March 5, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ARGENTINA – Millennial Lithium announced that its Pastos Grandes Salar lithium brine project in Argentina is now home to a solar-powered permanent project center, which includes a 60 to 100 person camp with dorms and other facilities, an on-site laboratory,

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    EXPLORATION: The Americas, West Africa and Australasia remain popular

    March 5, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While gold miners have been making substantial profits in recent quarters thanks to rising gold prices and better operational and financial discipline, they continue to seek new ounces via the drill bit to fill their production pipeline. Below is look

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    GOLD: Wesdome confirms parallel zones at Eagle River mine

    March 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Wesdome Gold Mines updated the results of underground drifting and drilling at its wholly owned Eagle River gold mine 50 km west of Wawa. The goal is increase the mining rate to match the mill capacity of

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko cuts 18%+ zinc and lead over 20.7 metres at Pine Point

    March 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Montreal-based Osisko Metals has announced the results of 14 recent drill holes at its Pine Point zinc-lead project on the south shore of Great Slave Lake. The holes were completed in the W-85 area within the North

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    URANIUM: ALX Uranium wants a piece of the Close Lake project

    March 4, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Canada’s ALX Uranium signed a non-binding letter of intent this week with Orano Canada, a subsidiary of France’s Orano Group. The letter refers to the possible acquisition by ALX of a 51% participating interest in the Close Lake

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    ANTIMONY-SILVER: Jaxon discovers new mineralization at Red Springs

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Jaxon Mining of Vancouver has discovered high grade antimony-silver mineralization on its flagship Red Springs (Hazelton) property in the northwest region of the province. Assays from the 2018 surface sampling and geological mapping program contained up to

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    GOLD: ATAC planning phase one program for Rau

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based ATAC Resources has laid out the first phase of its 2019 exploration program at the Rau project. Rau is located at the western end of the company’s Rackla property 55 km northeast of Keno City. Exploration will

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    ZINC: Golden Share Resources acquires Sandridge project

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Golden Share Resources of Markham, Ont., announced this week that it has acquired the Sandridge zinc project through map staking. The project is located approximately 150 km east of Thunder Bay, in eastern Canada, and it sits on

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    GOLD: Monarques Gold reports solid grades at McKenzie Break deposit

    February 28, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    QUEBEC – Assays are back for the first 21 holes of a 61-hole drill program completed at Monarques Gold Corp.’s McKenzie Break project and have extended the deposit laterally and at depth. The best intercept from the project, 35 km north

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    DIAMONDS: Mountain Province begins Kennady North winter drilling

    February 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto-based Mountain Province Diamonds has begun the winter exploration program at its 100% owned Kennady North project. The property is adjacent to the Gahcho Kue diamond mine, a joint venture of De Beers Canada (51%) and Mountain

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    GOLD: TerraX’s Yellowknife City gold property gets land use permit

    February 27, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – TerraX Minerals announced that the Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board in Yellowknife, Canada, issued a land use permit that approves the company’s exploration plan on all the land holdings of its Yellowknife City gold property. The new permit, effective