Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    Joint-Venture Article: Maxtech aims at restarting historic St. Anthony mine in Ontario

    December 21, 2020 by Northern Miner staff

    A restart of exploration efforts is set to go ahead at the historic St. Anthony gold mine in the Kenora Patricia mining district of Ontario, according to Peter Wilson, president of Maxtech Ventures (CSE: MVT; US-OTC: MTEHF). When the underground

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    Paramount Gold looks to restart Sleeper gold mine in Nevada

    December 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Paramount Gold Nevada has announced that, based on strong gold prices, it is looking to restart its historic Sleeper mine in Nevada. The operation generated 1.7 million gold ounces between 1986 and 1996 from high-grade material. The 155-sq.-km property in

  • News

    Pure Gold continues to hit high grades underground in Red Lake

    December 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Closing in on its first gold pour, Pure Gold Mining has released assay results for eight underground exploration drillholes completed at its PureGold mine in Ontario’s Red Lake district. These hit high-grade mineralization near the main ramp and extended mineralization

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    Osisko Development to raise up to $10M in private placement

    December 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Newly listed Osisko Development has received initial commitments for a non-brokered private placement of up it 1.3 million units, sold at $7.5 (or US$5.75) each, for gross proceeds of up to $10 million. Each unit includes one common share and

  • Feature

    Argonaut Gold looks to level up

    December 1, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    Junior believes Magino project in Ontario has Tier 1 potential.

  • News

    Nighthawk drills 141.8 metres of 2.11 g/t gold at Colomac

    November 26, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Explorer Nighthawk Gold has released assay results for three holes completed within zones 2.0 and 3.0 of the Colomac Main Sill within its Colomac gold project in the Northwest Territories. The standout intercept is a 141.8-metre-long interval of 2.11 g/t

  • News

    Wesdome confirms Kiena zone continuity, restarts mill ahead of resource update, PFS

    November 25, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Toronto-based gold miner Wesdome Gold Mines has provided a reconciliation update for its past-producing Kiena mine complex in Quebec ahead of a resource update slated for next month. Overall, muck and chip samples suggest good correlation of the underground mineralization

  • News

    Callinex drills high-grade copper in Rainbow discovery stepout in Manitoba

    November 18, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Callinex Mines has released assay results for hole PBM-113-W1, which returned high-grade copper in a stepout hole focused on expanding the Rainbow discovery, first announced on Sept. 9, at its Pine Bay project in Manitoba’s Flin Flon district. The drillhole

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    First Cobalt to finalize new supply deal with Glencore

    November 12, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    First Cobalt is planning to alter its prior arrangement with global miner Glencore and sign a long-term feed purchase contract instead of the original tolling contract. First Cobalt currently owns North America’s only permitted cobalt refinery. Securing feed material under a long-term cobalt

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    Wesdome on track to meet guidance, invests in Eagle River and Kiena

    November 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Gold producer Wesdome Gold Mines generated a total of 20,008 oz. from its Eagle River complex in Ontario in the third quarter of this year, at all-in sustaining costs of US$1,047 per oz. These latest numbers bring the company’s year-to-date

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    Bougainville residents applaud Australia’s decision to accept human rights complaint against Rio Tinto

    November 4, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Australia’s Human Rights Law Centre issued a statement saying that the residents of Bougainville in Papua New Guinea have welcomed this week’s decision by the Australian government to accept a human rights complaint against mining giant Rio Tinto for investigation

  • News

    Class 1 Nickel updates Alexo-Dundonald resource, looks at direct-ship restart scenario

    November 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Class 1 Nickel and Technologies has tabled an updated resource estimate for its wholly owned Alexo-Dundonald nickel project, 45 km northeast of Timmins in Ontario. The updated resource consists of four deposits – Alexo North and South, and Dundonald North