Canadian Mining Journal

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    North American Palladium acquires 51% of Sunday Lake PGM project

    October 8, 2019 by Steve Stakiw

    On the back of record quarterly revenues from its wholly owned Lac des Iles mine, 106 km northwest of Thunder Bay, Ont., pure play palladium producer North American Palladium (TSX: PDL; US-OTC: PALDF) recently added to its regional presence by acquiring 51%

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    Hochschild Mining diversifies into rare earths with Chile acquisition

    October 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Hochschild Mining (LON: HOC) has mined precious metal epithermal vein deposits in South America for 50 years and currently operates three underground mines, two in southern Peru and one in southern Argentina. The mines produced 245,325 oz. gold-equivalent or 19.9 million

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    Kinross denies Reuters report ‘putting future deals in Russia on hold’

    October 3, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    A Reuters news report stating Kinross Gold (TSX: K; NYSE: KGC) is “putting future deals in Russia on hold” after recently acquiring a development project in the country is “an unfortunate mischaracterization,” the company told The Northern Miner. “We are not paused in

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    VANADIUM: Great Atlantic triples size of Glenelg project

    October 1, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Great Atlantic Resources tripled the size of its Glenelg vanadium property located in eastern Canada. In a media statement, Great Atlantic said that the property was expanded by additional mineral claim staking to reach 3,500 hectares. This

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    GOLD: ALX Uranium acquires Vixen project in Red Lake

    September 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based ALX Uranium Corp. is acquiring the Vixen gold property in the Red Lake mining district. ALX made the decision after reviewing records of historical surface exploration done by the Ontario Geological Survey and provincial assessment records describing

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    GOLD: Pistol Bay acquires 141 mining cells in Ontario’s Red Lake district

    September 18, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Pistol Bay Mining entered into an option agreement with 1544230 Ontario Inc. to acquire a 100% right, title and interest in and to 141 mining cells located in the Pakwash Lake area in Ontario’s Red Lake mining district.

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    GOLD: Minera Alamos takes stake in Prime Mining

    September 3, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    TORONTO – Minera Alamos has acquired a 16% interest in Prime Mining – formerly known as ePower Metals – after buying 9.45 million Prime shares at 30¢ per share on August 30. The transaction was part of an option agreement signed in June

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    GOLD: Seabridge Gold completes Goldstorm project acquisition

    August 29, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – Seabridge Gold announced Thursday that it has closed its purchase of the Goldstorm project in northern Nevada from Mountain View Gold Corp. In exchange, Seabridge has issued 25,000 shares to Mountain View. The Goldstorm property consists of 134 mining claims

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    FireFox Gold acquires property in Finland

    August 27, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    Vancouver-based FireFox Gold (TSXV: FFOX) has acquired property covering 984 sq. km in the Kierinki Schist belt in northern Finland’s Lapland region. The company says the two blocks, collectively known as the Kierinki project, have the geologic potential to host orogenic gold

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    PGM: NAP vests 51% interest in Transition’s Sunday Lake

    August 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – News comes from Transition Metals Corp. of Sudbury,  Ont., that its partner at the Sunday Lake platinum group metals project, North American Palladium (NAP), has earned a vested 51% interest in the project 25 km north of Thunder

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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