Canadian Mining Journal


NovaGold Resources Inc


  • GOLD: NovaGold teams with NFWF to protect fish and wildlife in Alaska

    September 4, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ALASKA – With the Donlin gold project poised to become one of the largest producers in the world, 50% owner NovaGold Resources is partnering with the Alaskan arm of the National Fish and Wildlife Fund to protect, conserve and restore fish…

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    Prophecy Platinum reports half-mile of continuous mineralization

    November 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Picture seven football fields in a row of continuous mineralization and that’s the width of platinum group metal mineralization intercepted in a single drill hole at Prophecy Platinum’s (TSXV: NKL; US-OTC: PNIKF) Wellgreen PGM-nickel-copper…

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    GOLD: NovaGold wraps up successful year

    February 12, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – NovaGold Resources of Vancouver has wrapped up what it calls another successful year as it and partner Barrick Gold of Toronto move forward with the Donlin gold project in Alaska. Not only does NovaGold say it has strengthened…

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    Roundup 2013: BC’s mining and exploration scene in 2012

    January 30, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – To kick off a conference celebrating exploration and mining in British Columbia, the Yukon, and Alaska, the first morning at Roundup 2013 was dedicated to overviews of all things geological in those three regions. And while…

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    WARRANTS: NovaGold tops up treasury

    January 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – NovaGold has topped up its treasury thanks to warrants exercised by Electrum Group. Electrum has increased its holdings to 27%.

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    Barrick unveils setbacks, cost hikes, output revisions

    July 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Barrick Gold packed its much anticipated second quarter financials with quite a few punches, causing analysts to cut their price targets.

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    PERMITTING: One giant step for Donlin gold project

    July 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ALASKA – The Donlin gold project 450 km northwest of Anchorage was never going to be an inexpensive development, but now the US$6 billion undertaking is a step closer to reality. The directors of the operating company, Donlin Gold, have…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: CEMI, Alderon Iron Ore, First Americas Gold, Fortune Minerals, and NovaGold

    March 29, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) in Sudbury, ON, has named its former R&D program director, Damien Duff, its new COO. His lengthy career included employment at Noranda, Falconbridge and Xstrata as well as a secondment…

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    EQUITY OFFER: NovaGold to raise $332.5-M for Donlin gold development

    February 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ALASKA – NovaGold Resources of Vancouver has increased the size of its bought deal equity offering to US$332.5 million, a 33% jump from the US$250.8 million it announced it would raise on Feb. 1, 2012. The company will issue 35 million common…

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    Companies already investing in BC’s northwest

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Capstone Mining is advancing its Kutcho Creek copper-zinc mine toward production; the PFS was completed in 2011. Early planning foresees development of an underground mine and a small start pit. The mill will have a capacity of 2,500 tpd. Pre-production

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Dumas, Midlands Minerals, Nevsun, and NovaGold

    November 16, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Dumas Contracting of Toronto has hired Burger Greeff as CEO beginning in 2012. He holds degrees in engineering from the University of Stellenbosch. Daniel Dumas, the founder and current CEO of Dumas, will remain on the board of directors.

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    PERSPECTIVE: Northwest BC open for business

    October 4, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Since BC Hydro announced it will build the $404-million Northwest Transmission Line from Terrace, BC, to a point 340 km north, business in the area is gearing up to take advantage of the new infrastructure and develop major projects and…