Canadian Mining Journal

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    Mariner becomes largest land tenure holder in Newfoundland

    September 21, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Mariner Resources has just become the largest land tenure holder in Newfoundland following its acquisition of a 100% interest in Exploits Gold, a private company focused on gold exploration in the Exploits subzone in the central region of the province.

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    QcX Gold expands Golden Giant in Quebec

    September 10, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    QcX Gold is acquiring the Kali project, located in the James Bay lowlands area of Quebec, from Harfang Exploration,. In a press release, QcX Gold explained that the acquisition of the 101.3-sq.-km project allows the company to expand its Golden Giant

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    Bullfrog acquires Nevada land package from Barrick

    September 9, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Bullfrog Gold announced Tuesday it has entered into a binding term sheet to acquire rights to 6 sq. km adjoining its Bullfrog gold deposit in Nevada from Barrick Gold with a $22-million financing to be completed by Augusta Investments. Barrick

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    CanAlaska Uranium options BC copper project to Omineca

    September 8, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    CanAlaska Uranium has entered into an option agreement with Omineca Mining and Metals (OMM), allowing OMM to earn a 50% interest in CanAlaska’s Quesnel porphyry copper project in British Columbia. In a press release, CanAlaska said OMM may earn up to a

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    SilverCrest acquires past-producing El Picacho silver-gold property in Sonora

    August 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SilverCrest Metals has acquired a 100% interest in the 70.6-sq.-km Picacho property, 40 km northeast of its flagship Las Chispas silver-gold development project. To acquire this asset, SilverCrest paid US$1.6 million to American Metal Mining (a private company) and its

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    Jaguar enters option on Iamgold land package in Brazil

    August 27, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Jaguar Mining announced Wednesday it has signed an option agreement with Iamgold on a package of 28 exploration tenements covering an area of over 270 sq. km in the Iron Quadrangle of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Under the agreement, Jaguar has the option to

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    Hudbay acquires majority stake in Talbot project

    August 26, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Hudbay Minerals is now the majority owner and operator of the Talbot project in Manitoba, after it exercised its right to buy back a 2% interest in the property from mining junior Rockcliff Metals. As consideration for the buy-back, Hudbay

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    Galway options claims to grow Clarence Stream gold project in NB

    August 25, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Galway Metals has optioned five claim groups, adjacent to its Clarence Stream gold project, to grow its holdings in southwest New Brunswick. The claims include the Oak Bay, Lily Hill, Wilson Hill, Snipe Brook and Upper Tower Hill groups. Two

  • Mariner Resources expands in Newfoundland

    August 24, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Vancouver-based Mariner Resources is working towards expanding its presence in Newfoundland, and has entered into an agreement to acquire a 100% interest in additional properties within the Exploits Subzone near its Mt. Peyton North, True Grit, and Great Bend projects. To go

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    COPPER-NICKEL-PGM: Braveheart to acquire Ontario project

    August 19, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Braveheart Resources announced that it has entered into a letter of intent with Cadillac Ventures for the purchase of a 100% interest in the Thierry mine project. In a press release, Braveheart said that to go ahead with the deal,

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    GOLD: US Gold adds Idaho project to portfolio, shares up

    August 13, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    IDAHO – US Gold is adding a new exploration project to its portfolio through its acquisition of Northern Panther Resource Corporation, which holds the Challis gold project in Idaho. US Gold is currently focused on developing the advanced-stage Copper King project in Wyoming

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    ZINC-LEAD-SILVER: Fireweed Zinc consolidates Macmillan Pass

    August 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Fireweed Zinc is accelerating the exercise of three property option agreements to hold a 100% stake in the 544-sq.-km Macmillan Pass project, 400 km east of Whitehorse – the company has signed amended option agreements to speed up