Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD-COPPER: Lumina extends Gran Bestia in Ecuador

    April 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ECUADOR – Lumina Gold has drilled its longest continuous section of mineralization at its Gran Bestia copper-gold deposit in Ecuador, part of its Cangrejos copper-gold project. The company cut 0.62 g/t gold and 0.11% copper over 626 metres from surface including

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    Guyana Goldfields’ reserves drop 43% with new deposit model

    April 9, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    The amount of gold in proven and probable reserves at Guyana Goldfields’ (TSX: GUY) Aurora mine in Guyana has been lowered 1.69 million oz., compared with estimates a year ago, based on “a new and more appropriate mine model,” the company

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    GOLD: Pretium ramps up Brucejack, updates resources

    April 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Everything appears to be on the way up at the Brucejack gold mine 65 km north of Stewart. Owner Pretium Resources of Vancouver says that includes the planned ramp-up of production, underground exploration, and resource numbers. The

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    GOLD: Anaconda preps for feasibility at Goldboro

    April 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NOVA SCOTIA – New assays from four holes Anaconda Mining drilled as part of its metallurgical drill program at its Goldboro gold project confirm the continuity of several high grade zones over as much as 40 metres. The drilling focused on the

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    GOLD: Kirkland Lake files updated Macassa 43-101 report

    April 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Kirkland Lake Gold has filed an updated 43-101 resource report for its Macassa gold mine in the town of Kirkland Lake. The report includes resources at Dec. 31 ,2018. Two important zones – Main/04 break and South

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    GOLD: Casa Berardi reserves up 28% for Hecla

    April 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Hecla Mining Co., headquartered in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, has filed an updated resource estimate for the Casa Berardi gold mine 95 km north of La Sarre, in the Abitibi region. Using a gold price of US$1,200 per ounce,

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    GOLD: Greenstone’s Hardrock project given environmental okay

    March 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Greenstone Gold Mines – a 50:50 joint venture of Centerra Gold and Premier Gold Mines – has received approval from the provincial environment ministry for development of the Hardrock gold mine 2 km south of Geraldton. Federal approval

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    Skeena grows resource at Eskay Creek

    March 28, 2019 by Richard Quarisa

    Skeena Resources (TSXV: SKE; US-OTC: SKREF) has tabled an updated resource estimate for its Eskay Creek gold project in northwestern British Columbia, divided between pit constrained and underground mining scenarios. In pit-constrained resources, the project contains 12.7 million indicated tonnes grading

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    GOLD: Golden Star boosts Wassa resources despite depletion

    March 28, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    GHANA – Golden Star Resources has increased its overall reserves by 6%, net of mining depletion. It offset a loss in reserves at its Prestea gold mine by adding reserves at its Wassa gold mine. In total the company has 19.4

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    GOLD: First Mining grows indicated resource at Goldlund

    March 27, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ONTARIO – First Mining Gold has updated the resource estimate at its Goldlund gold project in the northwestern region of the province. The company added 248,700 oz. of gold to its indicated resource but lost 628,400 oz. of gold from its

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    GOLD: Barkerville hits 19 g/t over 18 metres

    March 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto’s Barkerville Gold Mines has received bonanza grades from recent drilling at its flagship Cariboo gold project in the central part of the province. The results have also expanded mineralization by 175 metres at Island Mountain. The

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    GOLD: Skeena begins metallurgical optimization and PEA at former Eskay Creek mine

    March 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources continues to examine the past producing Eskay Creek gold mine in the Golden Triangle. The next steps are a phase one metallurgical optimization and completing a preliminary economic assessment. Despite having a gravity plant