Canadian Mining Journal



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    COPPER: Rio Tinto to begin drilling at Janice Lake

    June 18, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Forum Energy Metals announced Tuesday that Rio Tinto Exploration Canada plans to begin in July both drilling and an airborne geophysical survey on Forum’s Janice Lake sedimentary copper project 55 km southeast of Key Lake. As part of

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    COPPER: Power Ore posts webinar on work at Opemiska

    June 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Power Ore continues to report drill results from the Opemiska copper complex near Chapais, and recently posted a webinar detailing its recent drill results and update on its program there. The company has released results from three

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    Amex Exploration drills high grade gold at Perron

    June 17, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    After setting up Sulliden Exploration in 1995 and opening an office in Lima in 1996, Jacques Trottier wrote a personal check in 2002 to acquire a property from a family in the Cajamarca region of northern Peru. Trottier was interested

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    GOLD: Red Pine builds up Wawa project

    June 17, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ONTARIO – The land package containing Red Pine Exploration’s Wawa gold project hosts numerous historic mines that in their heyday produced more than 120,000 oz. of gold. The largest gold deposit Red Pine has identified so far on the property, 2

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    GEOPHYSICS: Minnovare’s new agent in Quebec

    June 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WESTERN AUSTRALIA – Minnovare  has announced new distributor agreement with Quebec-based Geophysique TMC. TMC will be Minnovare’ s official sales and service agent for the Azimuth Aligner range of products throughout the province. TMC are one of Canada’s leading specialists

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    GOLD: Bonterra’s latest bonanza at Gladiator

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Val d’Or, Que.-based Bonterra Resources continues to intersect bonanza grades – 101.1 g/t over 3.9 metres – at its Gladiator project as it continues step out drilling about 170 km northeast of Val d’Or. Gold mineralization is now

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    GOLD: More good assays from Lac Gamble zone for Iamgold’s Rouyn project

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Iamgold Corp. is sharing more results from its winter drilling program at the Rouyn gold project optioned from Yorbeau Resources. The property is located 4 km south of Rouyn-Noranda and 45 km southwest of Iamgold’s Westwood gold

  • GOLD: Great Bear raises $5.5 to stretch drilling to 90K metres

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Great Bear Resources of Vancouver is raising $5.5 million to extend its current drill program at the Dixie property to 90,000 metres. That is a 50% increase over the originally planned 60,000 metres. The money will be raised

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    DIVESTITURE: Epiroc selling geotechnical consumables product line to Mimir Invest

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc agreed to sell the business to Mimir Invest, a global investment firm based in Stockholm. The products are manufactured and assembled in Finland, Scotland and the United States, and consist mainly of large down-the-hole hammers and related

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    Snapshot: Eight juniors active in world’s uranium hotspots

    June 12, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While uranium oxide prices continue to drift in the doldrums, several uranium companies have still raised a bit of money to explore and carry out modest programs. Here is a look at eight uranium-focused companies that are active in 2019.

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    DIAMONDS: New kimberlite found at Gahcho Kue says Mountain Province

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto-based Mountain Province Diamonds has announced the discovery of a new kimberlite at the Gahcho Kue diamond mine 280 km northeast of Yellowknife. The mine is owned 49% by Mountain Province and operated by De Beers Canada,

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    NICKEL: CanAlaska reports improved grades at Manibridge

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Vancouver-based CanAlaska Uranium has reported higher grades and widths of nickel mineralization upon re-assaying core from its Manibridge deposit was re-assayed. The deposit sits within the Thompson nickel belt. The highest grade was recorded from a 1.0-metre interval