Canadian Mining Journal

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    Thor acquires Barrick’s majority interest in Central Houndé project

    April 5, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Thor Explorations (TSXV: THX) announced on Monday it has agreed with Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: GOLD) to terminate the 2015 earn-in agreement between Thor and Acacia Mining, subsequently acquired by Barrick, on the Central Houndé project in southwestern Burkina Faso. Following

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    Trillium reports more high-grade results from Newman Todd; shares up

    April 1, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Trillium Gold Mines (TSXV: TGM) reported on Thursday the final results from the company’s 2020 drill program at its flagship Newman Todd property in Red Lake, Ont. The Newman Todd Zone (NT Zone) is a 2.2-km-long structural target situated 26

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    Red Chris resource from Newcrest confirms block cave potential

    March 31, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With a prefeasibility study expected for the Red Chris mine in B.C. by the end of September, Australia-based operator Newcrest (ASX, TSX: NCM) has released an updated resource for the project. Newcrest is looking at the possibility of developing an

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    Aurelius steps out Aureus West gold resource in Nova Scotia

    March 30, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Aurelius Minerals (TSXV: AUL) has released assay results for three holes completed at its Aureus West project in Nova Scotia that hit gold mineralization below and along strike of the existing inferred resource. The drill highlights include 20.3 metres of

  • Equinox to sell 10M Solaris shares

    March 30, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Growing gold miner Equinox Gold (TSX, NYSE: EQX) has announced that, in response to a request from Ecuador-focused explorer Solaris Resources (TSX: SLS), it has agreed to sell 10 million of the 27.8 million Solaris shares it currently holds at

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    Cerrado Gold advances exploration program at Minera Don Nicolás project in Argentina

    March 30, 2021 by Daniel Sekulich

    A year ago, Toronto-based Cerrado Gold (TSXV: CERT) acquired 100% of the Minera Don Nicolás (MDN) property in southern Argentina from a group of private investors. The project, about 1,600 km southwest of Buenos Aires in the Patagonian province of Santa Cruz,

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    Great Bear doubles vertical span of LP fault at Dixie

    March 29, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Red Lake-focused Great Bear Resources (TSXV: GBR) has released assay results for three step-down drillholes completed over 500 metres of strike at its Dixie project in Ontario that hit the gold-bearing LP fault at vertical depths between 700 and 820

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    Donlin assays extend higher trends for Barrick

    March 29, 2021 by Northern Miner staff

    Barrick Gold (TSX:ABX; NYSE:GOLD) has released results from the remaining 30% of the 2020 drilling program at the Donlin gold project in Alaska. Both the grade and thickness of the intercepts were higher than predicted. The data collected also resulted

  • New Age Metals stock surges on new Sprott investment

    March 29, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    New Age Metals (TSXV: NAM) announced on Friday it has received subscriptions for a non-brokered private placement of approximately 31.6 million units of the company at a price of 16¢ per unit, for aggregate gross proceeds of $5.1 million. Each

  • New Gold takes 14.9% stake in Talisker on heels of similar deal with Harte

    March 25, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Canadian gold and copper producer New Gold (TSX: NGD) is acquiring a 14.9% interest in explorer Talisker Resources (TSX: TSK). Talisker holds over 2,784 sq. km in southern B.C., which includes the historic Bralorne project, 248 km northeast of Vancouver.

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    Liberty reports oxide gold from Black Pine ahead of initial resource

    March 24, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With an initial resource estimate for its past-producing Black Pine project in Idaho expected in the second quarter, Liberty Gold (TSX: LGD) has released assay results for the final 35 reverse-circulation (RC) drillholes completed as part of last year’s 43,875-metre

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    Benchmark hits 107.8 metres of 2.59 g/t gold-equivalent at Lawyers

    March 24, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Drilling at the southern part of the Cliff Creek area at Benchmark Metals’ (TSXV: BNCH) Lawyers project in the Golden Triangle area in B.C. has hit broad zones of gold-silver mineralization and returned high-grade intercepts. The company is working towards