Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: Rubicon infills Phoenix

    January 20, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals has released the results of infill drilling and provided an update on its plans for the Phoenix project. While infill work focused on upgrading resources between the 976 metre and 1,098 metre levels was completed in

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    Minera Alamos begins construction of Santana mine

    January 20, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Minera Alamos has started construction of its Santana open-pit heap leach mine in Sonora state and expects to transition from a developer to gold producer this year. “This is a big year for us,” Doug Ramshaw, the company’s president, tells The Northern

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    GOLD: Eldorado discovers new zone at Lamaque

    January 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Eldorado Gold has announced the discovery of a new zone of gold mineralization, the Ormaque zone, at its Lamaque gold operations. Drill highlights include: 27.3 metres of 10.2 g/t gold; 12.3 metres of 26.82 g/t gold; and 16.25

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    GOLD: Wesdome guides for up to 100,000 oz. in 2020

    January 15, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Gold miner Wesdome has issued production guidance of 90,000 oz. to 100,000 oz. for this year; last year’s production of 91,688 oz. was in line with prior guidance for 88,000 oz. to 93,000 oz. The bulk of the company’s

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    BC, Yukon and NWT Snapshot: Eight players advancing assets in attractive jurisdictions

    January 15, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    The natural endowment of British Columbia, the Yukon and Northwest Territories continues to drive mineral exploration and development. Here is a sample of eight companies active in the region. American Creek Resources American Creek Resources (TSXV: AMK) is exploring for gold

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    PALLADIUM: Ivanhoe accelerates feasibility study for Platreef project

    January 15, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    SOUTH AFRICA – Ivanhoe Mines’ co-chairmen Robert Friedland and Yufeng “Miles” Sun announced that the company’s South African subsidiary, Ivanplats, is fast-tracking a feasibility study on a smaller-scale, early-stage development plan using Shaft 1 as a production shaft at its

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    GOLD: Torex upgrades Media Luna resource

    January 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – Torex Gold has released an updated resource for its Media Luna deposit at the Morelos project with 12.6 million tonnes at 5.55 g/t gold-equivalent in the indicated category for a total of 2.24 million oz. and 33.5 million

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    GOLD: Skeena infills Eskay Creek; hits new zone at Snip

    January 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Skeena Resources has released infill results from its flagship Eskay Creek project in the Golden Triangle district with a number of intercepts returning above-resource grades. Drill highlights include: 36.9 metres of 14.73 g/t gold-equivalent; 37.9 metres of

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    LITHIUM: Court grants Millennial Lithium mining licenses in Argentina

    January 14, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ARGENTINA – The Mining Court of Salta, Argentina, granted Millennial Lithium’s subsidiary, Proyecto Pastos Grandes, four of the five mining licenses that comprised the properties owned by state company Remsa. The land tenements are located within the Pastos Grandes project.

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    GOLD: Fruta del Norte ramp up on track, says Lundin Gold

    January 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Lundin Gold has reported that the ramp up of its Fruta del Norte gold mine and plant is on schedule and within budget. The mine – Ecuador’s first large-scale gold mine – produced 28,678 oz. of gold last

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    GOLD: High grades continue for Osisko at Windfall

    January 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining has announced further infill and expansion results from its Windfall gold project, 200 km northeast of Val-d’Or, which continue to suggest the presence of high-grade mineralization. Intercepts of note include: 2 metres of 266 g/t gold

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    GOLD: Para purchases Colombian company for $5.5M

    January 13, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    COLOMBIA – Para Resources announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Colombia Milling, entered into a binding letter of intent with Mineros to acquire 100% of the shares of Operadora Mineras for $5.5 million in cash. In a press release, Para said