Canadian Mining Journal



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    URANIUM: Fission drills new zone beneath Triple R resources

    August 24, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, BC, has completed seven diamond drill holes and four reserve circulation holes at its Patterson Lake South uranium property in the Athabasca Basin. Of particular interest was hole 16-503 that intersected anomalous radioactivity at

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    URANIUM: More holes, more high grades from NexGen’s Arrow deposit

    August 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – The hits just keep coming from the Arrow uranium deposit for NexGen Energy of Vancouver. The deposit is the most well explored area of the company’s 100% owned Rook I project on the southwest rim of the Athabasca

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    URANIUM: NexGen drills another high grade shear zone at Arrow

    July 27, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver’s NexGen Energy is having tremendous success at its Rook I project on the southwest rim of the Athabasca Basin – success that rivals its neighbour Fission Uranium at Patterson Lake South. Now NexGen says it has discovered

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    URANIUM: Arrow returns high grade gold as well as U3O8 for NexGen

    July 20, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver’s NexGen Energy is enjoying bonus high grades at its Arrow deposit, the most promising part of the Rook I uranium project on the southwest rim of the Athabasca Basin. Not only are very high uranium grades being

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    URANIUM: NexGen begins 35,000 metre drill program at Rook I

    July 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver’s NexGen Energy is planning a seven-rig, 35,000-metre drill program at its Rook I uranium property in the Athabasca Basin. The program is budgeted at $14 million. This is the largest drill program undertaken to date at Rook

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    URANIUM: NexGen drills long and very strong at the Arrow A2 shear at Rook I

    June 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has excellent results from four angled holes at the Rook I project in the Athabasca Basin. The holes were drilled in the A2 shear at the Arrow deposit. Drill hole AR-16-76c3 had perhaps the best

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    URANIUM: CEF provides $60M for work on Nexgen’s Arrow deposit

    June 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – CEF Holdings Ltd. is investing US$60 million in Nexgen Energy of Vancouver to support work on the Arrow uranium deposit at the Rook I project in the Athabasca Basin. CEF and its affiliates have agreed to purchase that

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    URANIUM: NexGen expands high grade zone at Arrow deposit

    April 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has drilled 37.4 metres of off-scale radioactivity, thus expanding the Arrow deposit high grade A2 domain at its Rook I uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. Hole AR-16-17c4 intersected a dense accumulation of massive pitchblende

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    URANIUM: Arrow step out hole extends strike length to 840 metres

    March 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver’s NexGen Energy continues to drill on its 100% owned Rook I property and reports that it has intersected mineralization that extends the strike length to 840 metres. Hole AR-16-75 170 metres southwest and along strike from the

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    URANIUM: Strong readings from winter holes at Arrow zone

    February 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – NexGen Energy of Vancouver continues to drill with success at the Arrow zone at its Rook I property adjacent to the Patterson Lake South property in the Athabasca Basin. The first four holes of its 30,000-metre winter drilling

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    URANIUM: NexGen drills seven significant holes at Rook I

    January 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy says all seven of the recent drill holes at its Rook I project adjacent to the Patterson Lake South property in the Athabasca Basin returned “significant and extensive uranium mineralization.” The best hole, AR-15-59c2, intersected

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    URANIUM: NexGen closes $21M bought deal

    December 9, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – NexGen Energy has successfully closed the sale of 32.8 million shares, raising $21 million though a previously announced bought deal. The offering was led by Cormark Securities and TD Securities on behalf of a syndicate of underwriters. NexGen