Canadian Mining Journal

Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd

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    Wesdome restarts the Kiena complex

    May 27, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Kiena has been on care and maintenance since 2013.

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    Wesdome expands Kiena Footwall zone, eyes Q4 mining restart

    May 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Underground drilling by Wesdome Gold Mines (TSX: WDO) at the Kiena mine complex in Val d’Or, Que., has expanded the high grade Footwall zone over 300 metres down plunge. Drilling in the footwall returned excellent grades: 41.2 g/t gold over

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    GOLD: Wesdome grows production at Eagle River; advances Kiena

    March 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Last year, Wesdome Gold Mines increased production at its Eagle River complex in northern Ontario by 28% to 91,688 oz. gold while decreasing cash costs by 9% to US$621 (C$825) per oz. The company also increased reserves at Eagle

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    GOLD: Wesdome continues to hit high grades at Kiena Deep A zone

    April 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Wesdome Gold Mines continues to intersect high grades as drilling goes on at the Kiena mine complex in Val d’Or. Drills are testing the Kiena Deep A zone, with excellent results not yet reflected in a resource

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    GOLD: Wesdome delivers 2019 guidance and grade increase at Eagle River

    January 17, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ONTARIO – Wesdome Gold Mines expects to produce 72,000 to 80,000 oz. of gold this year at all-in sustaining costs of US$985 to $1,040 per oz. at its Eagle River mine complex in northern Ontario. The gold producer also forecasts a

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    MINING PEOPLE: Altair Resources, Aurvista Gold, International Tower Hill, Millennial Lithium, Wesdome

    February 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Altair Resources has named Harold Shipes its new CEO. He brings more than four decades of precious metals production, engineering, and project development management experience to the post. Aurvista Gold Corp. of Montreal has added the following people to

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    Wesdome’s ‘aggressive’ exploration program pays off

    November 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Wesdome Gold Mines (TSX: WDO) is spending more money on exploration this year than at any other time in its 29-year history. “This has been a very aggressive exploration program for Wesdome, and we have certainly seen the dividends,” George Mannard,

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    GOLD: Wesdome scores more high grades at Kiena

    November 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Drilling by Wesdome Gold Mines of Toronto at the suspended Kiena gold mine in Val d’Or continues to return high values – as high as 749.96 g/t Au over 2.40 metres uncut (or 23.28 g/t cut to 34.28

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    GOLD: Wesdome drills high grades at old Kiena mine

    August 25, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Wesdome Gold Mines of Toronto has drilled very high gold grades at the suspended Kiena mine in Val d’Or. The longest intersection was 94.35 g/t Au over 17.40 metres uncut (18.03 g/t cut) in hole U-6124. Two drills

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    MINING PEOPLE: Eastplats and Wesdome

    August 4, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The new CEO at Vancouver’s Eastern Platinum is Diana Hu. Toronto-based Wesdome Gold Mines has named Duncan Middlemiss as its new president and CEO, effective Aug. 15, 2016. Rolly Uloth has stepped down from both positions but will remain on

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    GOLD: Work confirms Wesdome’s No.7 zone up-plunge continuity

    May 31, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Wesdome Gold Mines says drilling and drifting on the 890 level at its Eagle River gold mine near Wawa has confirmed the continuity and strong grades along the up-plunge of the No.7 zone. Fifteen new underground drill

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    GOLD: Wesdome expands Eagle River 300 East at depth

    November 30, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Wesdome Gold Mines of Toronto has new drill results that expand the 300 East zone at depth at its Eagle River gold mine near Wawa. In the north lens that includes 8.60 g/t Au over 32.40 metres, 14.82