Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: PureGold to pour first gold in Q4 from Red Lake mine

    June 24, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RED LAKE – PureGold’s Red Lake mine is expected to pour first gold in the fourth quarter of this year as development progresses ahead of schedule. The company has purchased 95% of the major equipment items for the site and

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    GOLD: MacDonald extends Villeneuve strike at SPJ

    June 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Drilling at MacDonald Mines’ wholly owned SPJ property, 20 km east of Sudbury, has extended the strike length of the high-grade New Zone-Villeneuve trend to over 225 metres; the structure remains open. The company released results for six

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals’ PEA for Pine Point suggests large-scale operation

    June 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for Osisko Metals’ wholly owned Pine Point project outlines an 11,250 t/d open-pit and underground operation, mining 47 small open pits and eight high-grade shallow underground deposits. The proposed 10-year mine would

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    GOLD: Liberty reports positive metallurgical results from Black Pine

    June 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – Metallurgical test results on oxide material from Liberty Gold’s Black Pine project appear to support a heap-leach mining scenario. Six large-diameter column tests returned gold recoveries of up to 92.8% and averaging 78.9%, with over 80% of the

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    GOLD: Skeena progresses Eskay Creek to pre-feasibility

    June 15, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Skeena Resources has started a preliminary feasibility study (PFS) for the Eskay Creek gold-silver project in the province’s Golden Triangle area. “The PFS is the next step in the evolution of Eskay Creek, as we move this

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    GOLD: Talisker intersects new veins at Bralorne

    June 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Drilling at Talisker Resources’ 42-sq.-km Bralorne gold project has returned high-grade gold from new veins as well as from existing structures. Of the three holes in the most recent release, two returned high-grade intercepts. Hole SB-2020-004 was

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    GOLD: Maritime starts drilling at Hammerdown

    June 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR – Maritime Resources has started an initial 10,000-metre diamond drill program at its 98-sq.-km Hammerdown gold project. This program will focus on testing prospective areas for new gold discoveries, growing the existing resource inventory and optimizing the

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    GOLD: Aura Resources to acquire Territory Metals

    June 8, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – Aura Resources has entered into a definitive amalgamation agreement to acquire Territory Metals, an unlisted private company based in B.C. In a press release, Aura said its interest in Territory focuses on the company’s Tip Top gold project in

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    GOLD: Pure Gold restarts drilling in Red Lake

    June 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Pure Gold Mining has announced the start of a 30,000-metre underground and surface diamond drill program at its wholly owned PureGold Red Lake mine. This drilling will be focused on near-term mine plan optimization, resource growth and target

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    GOLD: Probe expands Courvan zones at Val-d’Or East

    June 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Probe Metals has released assay results for drill holes completed at its wholly owned Val-d’Or East property, which covers 119 sq. km. According to the company, this drilling has extended the Bussiere West and Southeast zones, which lie

  • GOLD: Troilus raises $22M in upsized offering

    June 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Troilus Gold has announced an upsized bought deal of $22 million (up from $15 million originally) as equity raises in the mining space continue. The company entered into an agreement where Cormark Securities, Laurentian Bank Securities and Stifel

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    Wesdome Gold plans low-cost mine at Kiena

    June 1, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Wesdome Gold Mines (TSX: WDO) has released a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its wholly owned Kiena mine complex, 15 km northwest of Val-d’Or and 100 km east of Rouyn-Noranda in Quebec. The PEA estimates a mine life of eight years