Canadian Mining Journal



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    URANIUM: Fission hits high grades again – 13.56% – at PLS

    October 12, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, is wasting no time in posting the highest grade so far from the R1620E zone – 13.56% U3O8 over 9.5 metres – at its Patterson Lake South property in the Athabasca Basin.  High

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    URANIUM: Fission continues to hit high grades at PLS

    September 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, has drilled more high grade uranium mineralization at both ends of the 2.63-km trend at its Patterson Lake South project. The new zones are outside the Triple R resource estimate. The R1620E zone

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    URANIUM: NexGen drills 180 metre southwest of Arrow, hits 14.35% U3O8

    August 24, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Not to be outdone, NexGen Energy of Vancouver is successfully drilling at its Rook I uranium property, adjacent to Fission’s PLS project. The 10 holes drilled there as part of  the summer program all encountered mineralization. NexGen’s area

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    URANIUM: Fission connects zones with high grade intercept at PLS

    August 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, has connected the R600W and R840W zones by drilling a high grade area of uranium mineralization at its Patterson Lake South property in the Athabasca Basin. Hole PLS16-512 intersected 56.0 metres of continuous

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    URANIUM: Fission hits high grades at both ends of mineralized trend

    August 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, says the eight recent holes it drilled on either end of the 2.58-km mineralized trend at its Patterson Lake South uranium project returned more high grades. The property lies near the southwest rim

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    URANIUM: Fission readies for $13M drill program at PLS

    June 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, is preparing for a $13.3-million summer exploration program at its Patterson Lake South uranium project on the rim of the Athabasca Basin. The company plans to drill 15,200 metres to both expand existing

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    URANIUM: Fission finds anomalous radioactivity during regional drilling at Forest Lake

    March 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium Corp. of Kelowna, BC, has drilled anomalous radioactivity at Forest Lake, 7.28 km from the Triple R deposit at its Patterson Lake South property. Hole PLS16-478 intersected up to 420 cps over 0.5m (237.5 to 238.0

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    URANIUM: Fission lengthens PLS strike another 800 metres

    March 22, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, has stretched the strike length by another 800 metres at the Patterson Lake South project in the Athabasca Basin. Based on the results of two holes in the R840W zone, one in the

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    URANIUM: Fission expands PLS strike to 2.5 km

    March 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium Corp. of Kelowna, BC, has completed 11 additional holes at its Patterson Lake South property on the rim of the Athabasca Basin and reports that the mineralized trend, including the Triple R deposit, has now been

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    Fission back on track with twin discoveries at PLS

    February 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Fission Uranium (TSX: FCU; US-OTC: FCUUF) is back in the discovery business at the Patterson Lake South (PLS) uranium project in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca Basin following a year filled with uncertainty. Tough market conditions raised questions over how long

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    URANIUM: Fission expands high grade zones east and west of Triple R deposit

    February 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Winter drilling at Patterson Lake South is just as productive as that done in any other season. Fission Uranium Corp. says recent work has intersected high grades to both the east and west of the Triple R deposit

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    URANIUM: Initial wildcat hole hits new high grade area for Fission

    February 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – The Patterson Lake South uranium project on the southwest rim of the Athabasca Basin has no shortage of drill targets. And Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, is having no problem hitting the high grade ones. The first exploration