Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: White Gold finds new zone at Rebecca target

    September 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Toronto’s White Gold Corp. has discovered a new gold zone at the Rebecca  target on JP Ross property south of Dawson City. Drilling returned 21.89 g/t gold over 3.05 metres, including 35.80 g/t over 1.52 metres. The Rebecca

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    ZINC: Callinex cuts 18.7 metres of 5.8% ZnEq at Nash Creek

    September 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – The Bathurst Camp is becoming popular as exploration for zinc and lead heats up. Callinex Mines of Vancouver is one of several juniors hoping to restart mining in what was a very rich historic base metal camp.

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    GOLD: Eastmain says higher grade a “game changer” for Eau Claire deposit

    September 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Eastmain Resources of Toronto called the 51% jump in gold grades at the Eau Claire deposit a “game changer.” The deposit is part of the Clearwater project in the James Bay region. The estimated grade of the measured

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    GOLD: Permitting delays push Eldorado out of Greece

    September 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Eldorado Gold Corp. says it is “suspending investment” at its mines, development projects and exploration properties in Greece. The company has experienced unresolved permitting delays that resulted in project postponements and cost overruns. With the exception of care

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    GoGold Resources sells Santa Gertrudis to Agnico Eagle

    September 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GoGold Resources (TSX: GGD) is selling its Santa Gertrudis gold project in Sonora, Mexico, to Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM) for US$80 million in cash in order to eliminate debt. The junior retains a 2% net smelter return royalty but Agnico

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    URANIUM: Fission hits 128 metres with multiple high grade intervals west of R780E at PLS

    September 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., has drilled a new zone 2.3 km west of the R780E zone at its Patterson Lake South project on the south rim of the Athabasca Basin. Results of four holes on the new

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    COBALT: First Cobalt readies for work at Keeley-Frontier mine

    September 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based First Cobalt Corp. is preparing for closer inspection of its Greater Cobalt project near the historic town of the same name. The company has filed a recent 43-101 report outlining property details and its plans, although no

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    GOLD: SSR reports drill results from Seabee project

    September 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – SSR Mining of Vancouver continues to drill underground at the Seabee and Santoy gold mines 125 km northeast of La Ronge. The focus is to convert resources to categories of higher confidence. Infill drilling at Santoy has identified

  • GOLD: Money by the tens of millions

    September 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER and TORONTO – Once again it seems investors are eager to put their money where the gold might be. In the last week, Atlantic Gold placed $18.2 million in two separate deals, Barkerville Gold Mines floated a $35-million deal,

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    GOLD: Bonanza grades for Pure Gold, IDM and Wallbridge

    September 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    If readers think 48 g/t is a lovely bonanza, wait until they get to the even better grades. Pure Gold Mining of Vancouver has cut 48.4 g/t gold over 6.0 metres from the McVeigh deposit at the Madsen gold project

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    EXPLORATION: Junior companies get $100M tax break in Australia

    September 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – The Australian government has announced a new A$100-million (US$80 million) Junior Mineral Exploration Tax Credit to boost investment and mineral discovery. The move was announced by prime minister Malcolm Turnbull at a Liberal Party conference in Perth last

  • LEAD-ZINC: Trevali buys African property portfolio from Glencore

    August 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Trevali Mining Corp. has agreed to pay US$417.9 million for Glencore’s portfolio of zinc assets in Africa. The deal includes an 80% interest in the Rosh Pinah mine in Namibia, a 90% interest in the Perkoa mine in