Canadian Mining Journal



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    ZINC-COPPER: Murchison updates Brabant-McKenzie resource

    October 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Murchison Minerals of Toronto has updated the resources for the Brabant-McKenzie deposit 175 km northeast of La Ronge. This is a metamorphic volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit close to roads, water, the electric grid and supply centres. The new

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    DIAMONDS: Faraday kimberlites contain 5M carats – Kennady

    October 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto-based Kennady Diamonds has released the maiden inferred resource for the Faraday kimberlites near the Gahcho Kue mine. The inferred resource is estimated at 3.27 million tonnes grading 1.54 carats per tonne and containing 5.02 million carats. The

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    GOLD: Pure Gold enjoys positive PEA for Madsen project

    September 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Pure Gold Mining of Vancouver has received a positive preliminary economic assessment for the reopening of the Madsen gold mine 16 km west of Red Lake. The project carries a pre-tax net present value (5% discount) of $365

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    GOLD: Iamgold files 43-101 report for Rosebel mine

    September 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SURINAME – Toronto’s Iamgold Corp. has filed a 43-101 report detailing an updated resource estimate for its Rosebel gold mine. Contained gold in proven and probable reserves increased 80% to 3.7 million oz. at the end of June 2017. The

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    GOLD: Treasury begins feasibility study for Goliath project

    August 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Treasury Metals of Toronto has begun work on the feasibility study for its Goliath gold project 20 km east of Dryden. The new study follows the preliminary economic assessment that was updated in April 2017. Work also continues

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    COPPER-ZINC: Yorbeau enjoys excellent conc grades, recoveries from Scott project

    August 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Yorbeau Resources of Montreal says the reports are very positive from metallurgical tests of material from its Scott copper-zinc project 20 km west of Chibougamau. Concentrate grades were excellent, and recoveries good. A 55-kg composite sample was sent

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    GOLD: Madsen resource tops 1.6M oz., Pure Gold

    August 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Pure Gold Mining of Vancouver has significantly expanded the resources at the former Madsen gold mine 16 km west of Red Lake. The company estimates there are 1.6 million oz. of gold in the indicated tonnage and 178,000

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    GOLD: Treasury Metals resumes drilling at Goliath

    August 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Treasury Metals of Toronto has begun the 30,000-metre phase two drilling program at its Goliath gold project 20 km east of Dryden. Both underground infill and step out holes will be drilled. The 15,000-metre underground infill drilling program

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    URANIUM: Denison makes new high grade find at Waterbury Lake

    August 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto’s Denison Mines has made a new high grade discovery at the Waterbury Lake joint venture in the eastern part of the Athabasca Basin, adjacent to the Midwest property. Denison owns approximately 64% of the project and Korea

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    URANIUM: NexGen says Arrow PEA has after tax NPV of $3.5B

    July 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver’s NexGen Energy has received the maiden preliminary economic assessment for the Arrow deposit at its Rook I uranium project on the rim of the Athabasca Basin. The after tax numbers include a net present value (8% discount)

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    PGMs: Ivanhoe publishes Platreef feasibility study

    July 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AFRICA – Ivanhoe Mines has released the definitive feasibility study for phase one of its Platreef platinum group-nickel-copper-gold project 280 km northeast of Johannesburg. The first phase of the project will produce 476,000 oz. of platinum group metals and

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    GOLD: Kirkland Lake doubles underground ounces at Fosterville

    July 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Toronto-based Kirkland Lake Gold has released a mid-year update of reserves for its Fosterville gold mine in Victoria state. Not only has the number for the underground contained ounces in reserves jumped 110% to 1.03 million oz. after