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CanAlaska Uranium Ltd

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    CanAlaska Uranium options BC copper project to Omineca

    September 8, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    CanAlaska Uranium has entered into an option agreement with Omineca Mining and Metals (OMM), allowing OMM to earn a 50% interest in CanAlaska’s Quesnel porphyry copper project in British Columbia. In a press release, CanAlaska said OMM may earn up to a

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    URANIUM: CanAlaska reports first results from Saskatchewan drill program

    April 16, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – CanAlaska Uranium reported that, prior to the declaration of COVID-19 as a pandemic, its crews were able to complete four drill holes from a planned six-hole winter program at the West McArthur uranium project in the prairies. In a

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    NICKEL: Fjordland, CanAlaska team up in Manitoba

    February 27, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    MANITOBA – Fjordland Exploration has executed a non-binding letter of intent with CanAlaska Uranium to be granted the option to acquire up to an 80% interest in CanAlaska’s wholly-owned Hunter and Strong properties, part of CanAlaska’s North Thompson nickel project

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    NICKEL: CanAlaska reports improved grades at Manibridge

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Vancouver-based CanAlaska Uranium has reported higher grades and widths of nickel mineralization upon re-assaying core from its Manibridge deposit was re-assayed. The deposit sits within the Thompson nickel belt. The highest grade was recorded from a 1.0-metre interval

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    URANIUM: CanAlaska to start drilling at West McArthur uranium project

    May 29, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – CanAlaska Uranium announced that it will soon begin a drill program at its 70%-owned West McArthur uranium project. In a press release, the miner said that the program is intended to locate high grade uranium hosted in faults along the

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    NICKEL: CanAlaska Uranium to buy past-producing nickel mine

    March 25, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MANITOBA – CanAlaska Uranium agreed today to go ahead with the purchase of 100% of the past-producing Manibridge nickel mine in the Thompson Nickel Belt. The mine is currently owned by Pure Nickel. To acquire it, CanAlaska has to issue

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    MINING PEOPLE: CanAlaska Uranium, Havilah, Integra, Mirasol, Pure Nickel, and Rockridge Resources

    January 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based CanAlaska Uranium has a new COO, Cory Belyk. He was part of Cameco’s team that made the first discovery at Fox Lake and CanAlaska’s nearby West McArthur project. Toronto’s Havilah Mining Corp., owner of the True North gold mine

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    URANIUM: West McArthur JV sets aside $2.4M for 2019 drilling, geophysics

    December 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver’s CanAlaska Uranium and Saskatoon’s Cameco Corp. have formed the West McArthur joint venture and agreed on a $2.4-million exploration budget for 2019. CanAlaska will be the operator and 70% owner. Next year’s work will focus on extending

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    CanAlaska not giving up on diamond hunt in West Athabasca

    January 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Global diamond miner De Beers may have walked away from CanAlaska Uranium’s (TSXV: CVV; US-OTC: CVVUF) West Athabasca diamond project in Saskatchewan, but CanAlaska president and CEO Peter Dasler still believes the property’s geological and geophysical puzzles are worth solving. On Dec. 23,

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    CanAlaska’s diamond play attracts $20M option from De Beers

    May 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Prospect generator CanAlaska Uranium (TSXV: CVV; US-OTC: CVVUF) is not commonly associated with diamonds, but on May 18 it announced a $20.4-million option agreement with De Beers Canada on 75 “kimberlite-style” targets staked in Saskatchewan’s northwestern Athabasca basin. The company acquired the claims

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    DIAMONDS: CanAlaska, De Beers in $20.4M deal for kimberlite targets near Lake Athabasca

    May 19, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based CanAlaska Uranium has entered into an $20.4 million option-participation agreement with De Beers Canada of Toronto. The funds will be spent testing 75 kimberlite style targets staked by CanAlaska south of Lake Athabasca in the western portion

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    CanAlaska Uranium regains momentum in the Athabasca

    March 31, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Project generator CanAlaska Uranium (TSXV: CVV; US-OTC: CVVUF) has been on a rough run since the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster rocked the uranium industry in mid-2011, but the uranium junior remains one of the largest landholders in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca basin.