Canadian Mining Journal



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    LITHIUM: QMC Quantum drills almost 3% Li20 at Irgon dike

    September 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Vancouver-based QMC Quantum Minerals has received the initial assay results from drilling its 100% owned Irgon lithium project approximately 150 km northeast of Winnipeg. QMC’s property lies in the same pegmatite field that hosts a former tantalum mine.

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    GOLD: Anaconda extends Goldoro deposit with very high grades

    September 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Anaconda Mining of Toronto has received the assays from 18 diamond drill holes that tested the East Goldbrook system at the Goldboro project 175 km northeast of Halifax. A total of 5,734 metres were drilled – six

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    Mystery nickel buyer could bring First Quantum’s Ravensthorpe back online

    September 4, 2019 by Brian Sylvester

    First Quantum Minerals (TSX: FM; LSE: FQM) management says it could have a buyer for any nickel produced from a restart of the venerable Ravensthorpe nickel-cobalt mine at Bandalup Hill in Western Australia, but on a second quarter earnings call, the

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    GOLD: Gatling drills 12.3 g/t over 5 metres at Cheminis

    August 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO  – Vancouver-based Gatling Exploration has shared new drill results from its initial program at the Cheminis deposit, part of the Larder Lake project in the Cadillac-Larder Break. A second drill rig at the site returned core that assayed 12.3

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    GOLD-SILVER: Benchmark to acquire Lawyers gold-silver project

    August 19, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Benchmark Metals reached a definitive agreement to acquire a 100% interest in the Lawyers gold-silver property, located in British Columbia’s Golden Horseshoe. In a press release, the Edmonton-based miner said the deal is pursuant to a share exchange

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    GOLD: Fremont sells Gold Canyon interest to McEwen

    August 19, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NEVADA – Fremont Gold of Vancouver has signed an agreement to sell its rights and interest in the Gold Canyon gold project in Eureka County to McEwen Mining of Toronto in exchange for 300,000 McEwen shares. Gold Canyon is a past-producing gold mine

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko notes excellent flotation tests of samples from Pine Point

    August 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Montreal-based Osisko Metals has the results of flotation tests on material from its Pine Point zinc-lead project 65 km east of Hay River. The tests were performed on drill core samples from the 2018-19 campaign that were

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    GOLD-SILVER: Drilling successful at Benchmark’s Lawyers project

    July 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Benchmark Metals is pleased with the success of its first six holes at the Cliff Creek zone on the Lawyers Trend because all intersected gold-silver mineralization. The property is only 45 km northwest of the former

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    GOLD: Contact Gold acquires past-producing gold project

    July 25, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    Nevada – Contact Gold announced that it signed a purchase option agreement with Ely Gold Royalties to acquire an undivided 100% interest in the past producing Green Springs gold project, located in White Pine County. In a press release, Contact

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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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    GOLD: Para to drill Tr-Ue gold vein in Arizona

    April 10, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ARIZONA – Para Resources will drill an initial five holes totaling 1,145 metres in conjunction with a geophysical program at its Tr-Ue gold vein near Oatman and 2.4 km from the company’s Gold Road mill and mine. The program will begin

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    ZINC-LEAD : Osisko Metals intersects more shallow, high-grade at Pine Point

    April 3, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Additional results from 34 holes drilled at Osisko Metal’s Pine Point camp on the south shore of Great Slave Lake intersected near surface, high grade zinc and lead values. The holes were drilled in the project’s East Mill