Canadian Mining Journal

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    OILSANDS: Suncor Q3 results fall off

    October 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – The waning fortunes of the petroleum industry are reflected in Suncor Energy’s Q3 2019 results. The company generated $2.7 billion from operations, down 17% from $3.1 billion during the same quarter in the previous year. Cash flow provided

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    SILVER-COPPER: Pan American hits high grade at La Colorada

    October 31, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – A 14,300-metre drill program completed during the third quarter at the La Colorada skarn discovery has returned high grade intercepts for Pan American Silver. Drill highlights include 379 metres grading 54 g/t silver, 0.5% copper, 1.96% lead and 3.73%

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    GOLD: Wesdome extends Eagle River 303 lens 300 more metres

    October 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Wesdome Gold Mines says that recent drilling at the Eagle River gold mine has extended the high grade 303 lens another 300 metres down plunge, and the mineralization remains open. The 303 lens was first discovered in

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    GOLD: Eric Sprott invests $15M in Gran Colombia

    October 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Gran Colombia Gold says Eric Sprott will invest $15 million in the company that has two producing mines in Colombia. The company will issue approximately 3.3 million units at a price of $4.60 per unit. The price represents

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    COPPER: Copper Mountain mine’s mineral reserve expanded

    October 29, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining announced that, following its 2019 exploration and development drilling, it has expanded its namesake mine’s mineral reserve and mineral resource, while at the same time optimizing the mine plan. The Copper Mountain mine is

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    GOLD: McEwen impressed as high grade find made at Stock property

    October 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based McEwen Mining says it is impressed by the discovery of a new high grade occurrence on the Stock property, part of the Black Fox complex 60 km east of Timmins. The company’s senior VP exploration, Sylvain Guerard,

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    GOLD: Premier and Nevada Gold Mines begin commercial production at El Nino

    October 28, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NEVADA – Commercial production at the El Nino gold mine in the Carlin Trend started ahead of schedule and on budget, Premier Gold Mines reports. Premier owns 40% of the underground mine and Nevada Gold Mines owns the remainder. Nevada Gold Mines

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    GOLD: Agnico Eagle reports record third quarter production

    October 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Agnico Eagle Mines reported many good numbers in its Q3 2019 report – starting with record gold production of 476,937 oz. for the quarter. That included pre-commercial production of 33,134 oz. at Amaruq, where  commercial production was declared

  • COAL: Teck rolls out electric buses at Fording River, Greenhills

    October 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Teck Resources is rolling out a pair of electric buses to transport workers to and from the Fording River and Greenhills coal mines in the Elk Valley. The new vehicles are a much greener solution to

  • SILVER: US silver mine presented as example of environmental leadership

    October 21, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    IDAHO – Hecla Mining’s Lucky Friday mine has been showcased by the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality as an example of environmental leadership for its efforts creating water treatment facilities that reduce the concentration of lead and zinc in the

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    GOLD: TMAC drills more high grades at Doris North BTD Extension zone

    October 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Toronto-based TMAC Resources continues its underground expansion and in-fill drilling at the Doris North BTD Extension zone at the Hope Bay gold mine 65 km east of Bathurst Inlet. The work has confirmed the continuity of high grade

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    RNC bets Higginsville worth cost of dilution

    October 16, 2019 by Brian Sylvester

    RNC Minerals (RNX-TSX; US-OTC: RNKLF) Chairman and CEO Paul Huet is like the hockey coach who takes over midseason because the team is underperforming. The Toronto-based company brought Huet in as chairman of the board in February to try to turn