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Alexco Resource Corp


  • News

    Alexco raising $25M+ for Keno Hill work

    June 3, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Alexco Resource (TSX: AXU; NYSE: AXU) has announced a bought deal public offering worth at least $25 million with which to advance work at its Keno Hill silver project in Yukon. The company will issue 7.1 million common shares at

  • News

    Keno Hill silver reserves jump 22% for Alexco

    May 27, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Alexco Resource Corp. (TSX: AXU; NYSE: AXU) has boosted silver content at its Keno Hill project in Yukon by 22% to 1.44 million tonnes grading 804 g/t silver, 3.84% zinc, 2.64% lead and 0.31 g/t gold in proven and probable reserves.

  • News

    Alexco drills high silver grades below Bermingham deposit at Keno Hill

    January 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    As Alexco Resource is starting up its Keno Hill silver mine in the Yukon, the company has reported drill results from its surface exploration program focused on the Bermingham Northeast Deep zone, approximately 150 metres below the existing resource. The

  • Feature

    Next in the West

    January 6, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A look at some of the advanced mineral projects in B.C. and the Yukon with near-term production potential.

  • Alexco produces first concentrate at Keno Hill silver mine in Yukon

    November 25, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Vancouver-based Alexco Resource has successfully commissioned the mill at its Keno Hill silver mine in the Yukon, with production of initial concentrates underway. Keno Hill consists of four deposits, including the past-producing Bellekeno underground mine, which is the initial source

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Alexco, Benz, Canstar, Cross River Ventures, Maritime, SilverCrest, Troilus

    September 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management appointments announced this week include:  Paul Jones has joined Alexco Resource as senior VP of corporate development. Benz Mining has strengthened its senior executive team: Danielle Giovenazzo has been named VP of exploration, Xavier Braud is now head of corporate

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Alexco, Aurion Resources, Honey Badger, Kincora Copper, Tectonic Metals

    July 30, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management appointments announced this week include: Geologist Matti Talikka has been named CEO of explorer Aurion Resources. Geoffrey Fielding is now a special advisor to Brigadier Gold. Paul Cromie is now the exploration manager, Australia, with Kincora Copper, overseeing exploration

  • News

    SILVER: Metallic starts drilling at Keno Silver in the Yukon

    July 23, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Metallic Minerals has started up two drills at its wholly owned, 166-sq.-km Keno Silver project in the Yukon’s Keno Hill silver district. In the first phase of the program, a reverse circulation rig will test multi-kilometre anomalies discovered

  • SILVER: Alexco’s Keno Hill poised for first production by year end

    June 24, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Alexco Resource has received a draft water licence from the Yukon Water Board for its Keno Hill silver operation, and is moving forward with plans to produce its first concentrate before the end of the year. While the draft

  • News

    GOLD: Banyan releases maiden resource for AurMac in the Yukon

    May 25, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Banyan Gold has released a maiden resource estimate for the 92.3-sq.-km AurMac property (previously Aurex-McQuesten) within the Mayo mining district. The pit-constrained inferred resource is made up of the Airstrip and Powerline deposits and totals 52.6 million tonnes

  • News

    GOLD: Banyan Gold extends Airstrip strike at Aurex-McQuesten

    January 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Banyan Gold has released diamond drill results from the Airstrip target at its 92-sq.-km Aurex-McQuesten project which increase the zone’s strike length to over 1 km. Drill highlights include: 76.9 metres of 0.61 g/t gold starting at 3

  • Feature

    Alexco advances Keno Hill

    September 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    PFS outlines eight years of high grade production in historic silver district