Canadian Mining Journal

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    NICKEL: Fate of Black Swan nickel project to be decided before year-end

    October 16, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Poseidon Nickel’s interim CEO, David Riekie, announced this week that a final investment decision can be expected in the current quarter on the proposed A$30-million restart of the Black Swan nickel mine in Western Australia. Talking at the

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    GOLD: Granada hits near surface, high grades at Long Bars zone

    October 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Based in Rouyn-Noranda, Que., Granada Gold Mine has shared the first results from the current drill program at its 100% owned Granada gold deposit in the same town. Hole GR-19-E cut 2.0 metres of 12.32 g/t gold, including

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    GOLD: Gatling connects two deposits along trend at Larder

    October 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Gatling Exploration says it has successfully connected two of its three gold deposits along the 4.5-km trend at its Larder property. The Bear and Cheminis zones – previously thought to be distinct – now appear to be

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    GOLD: Altamira expands resource at Cajueiro project

    October 15, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRAZIL – Altamira Gold announced an increase in the resource estimate for its advanced Cajueiro project, located in the northern part of the Mato Grosso state in western Brazil. In a media statement, Altamira said that a study conducted by

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    URANIUM: NexGen releases new assays from Arrow drilling

    October 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has released new assays from its phase one drill program at the Arrow uranium deposit on the southwest rim of the Athabasca Basin. The highest results were 33.78% uranium oxide over 12.0 metres and 32.88%

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    GOLD: Premier updates resources for Hardrock deposit

    October 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Resources in the open pit planned for the Hardrock gold deposit near Geraldton have risen to 5.8 million oz., according to Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont. The deposit is part of the Greenstone project, a 50:50

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    GOLD: Semafo releases ‘attractive’ PEA for Nabanga in Burkina Faso

    October 1, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for Semafo’s Nabanga gold project in Burkina Faso envisions an open pit and underground mining operation that can be developed with modest initial capital. The Nabanga gold project, 250 km southeast of

  • ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals signs agreements with Indigenous communities

    September 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Montreal-based Osisko Metals has signed two separate co-operation agreements that cover its Pine Point zinc-lead project 65 km east of Hay River. The company, the Deninu Kue First Nation, and the Northwest Territory Metis Nation have agreed

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    COPPER: Highland Copper tables PEA for White Pine North project

    September 26, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MICHIGAN – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) of Highland Copper’s White Pine North copper project in Michigan envisions a 25-year mine producing an average of 40,000 tonnes of copper per year. The White Pine North project, 7.5 km south of Lake

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    URANIUM: New underground PFS cuts capex for Fission’s Triple R deposit at PLS

    September 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., says the results of the pre-feasibility study for on an underground only development represent a savings in both capex and construction time for the Triple R deposit compared to an earlier study of

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    GOLD: Crystal Lake cuts 15+ g/t over 8 metres at Newmont Lake

    September 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – There are high grades to be had at the Newmont Lake gold property, if the current drill results are anything to go by. Owner Crystal Lake Mining Corp. of Vancouver said a hole on the northern extension

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    GOLD: Margaux releases maiden resource for Taurus deposit in BC

    September 12, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Margaux Resources released a maiden resource estimate for the Taurus deposit on its Cassiar gold project about 100 km northwest of Dease Lake. Taurus contains inferred resources of 21.8 million tonnes grading 1.43 g/t gold for 1 million