Canadian Mining Journal



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    Rupert Resources drills more gold at Ikkari in Finland ahead of initial resource

    March 17, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Finland-focused junior Rupert Resources (TSXV: RUP) continues to hit lengthy gold intervals at its Ikkari prospect, part of the Pahtavaara project in the Central Lapland Greenstone belt, as it moves toward an initial resource for Ikkari this summer. Highlights from

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    Surge updates resource for Berg deposit in B.C.

    March 17, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    After acquiring the option to earn up to a 70% interest in the Berg property in central B.C. last December, Surge Copper (TSXV: SURG) has now updated a historic resource estimate for the porphyry deposit. Measured and indicated resources at

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    Gold Terra ups Yellowknife City inferred resource to 1.2M oz

    March 16, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    An updated resource estimate from Gold Terra Resource (TSXV: YGT) for its Yellowknife City gold project in the Northwest Territories features a combined open-pit and underground inventory of 24.3 million inferred tonnes grading 1.54 g/t gold, containing 1.2 million gold

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    Troilus steps out Southwest zone in Quebec

    March 16, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Ahead of an updated resource estimate and prefeasibility study due out in the second half of the year for its namesake project in north-central Quebec, Troilus Gold (TSX: TLG) has released drill results from the Southwest zone. These latest assays

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    Great Bear hits gold in untested section of LP fault

    March 16, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Drilling targeting a mostly untested, 250-metre northwest section of the LP fault at Great Bear Resources’ (TSXV: GBR) Dixie project in Red Lake returned both high-grade gold and lower-grade intervals of bulk-tonnage style mineralization. The company has released assay results

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    Kirkland Lake drills wide gold intervals outside Detour Lake resources

    March 15, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Drilling targeting underexplored areas around the Detour Lake pits at Kirkland Lake Gold’s (TSX, NYSE: KL) Detour Lake property has returned wide and high-grade gold intervals. The miner is completing a 250,000-metre exploration program at the site in 2021 with

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    Blackrock Gold announces name change, silver focus

    March 15, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    On March 17, Blackrock Gold (TSXV: BRC) will be changing its name to Blackrock Silver to reflect the silver-dominant nature of the company’s flagship Tonopah West silver-gold project in Nevada’s Walker Lane trend. The junior is planning to drill 40,000

  • Newmont to buy GT Gold for $311M

    March 15, 2021 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    Newmont (NYSE: NEM) (TSX: NGT), the world’s No. 1 gold miner, is acquiring all the shares it doesn’t already own in Canadian explorer GT Gold (TSX-V: GTT) in a cash deal valued at about US$311 million ($393 million). The transaction will

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    JV Article: Appia triples exploration budget at world’s 2nd richest rare earth prospect

    March 15, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Appia Energy, (CSE:API; OTCQB: APAAF) a technology metals company exploring for critical rare earths at its 100%-owned Alces Lake property in Saskatchewan, has begun bench scale monazite processing and metallurgical testing at the Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) pilot plant using

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    JV Article: Cerro Las Minitas transforms Southern Silver into one of the world’s largest silver developers

    March 11, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Southern Silver Exploration (TSXV: SSV) is sitting on one of the world’s largest undeveloped silver projects, Cerro Las Minitas in Durango, Mexico. The flagship property is now under 100% control of the company since it bought out its partner, Electrum

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    Marathon infills Berry zone ahead of resource estimate

    March 11, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With a resource estimate for the Berry zone at Marathon Gold’s (TSX: MOZ) Valentine gold project underway, the company has released assay results for seven holes drilled within the 1.5-km target this year. The latest results include a deeper drillhole

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    Benchmark reports 122 metres of 1.7 g/t gold-equivalent from AGB zone at Lawyers

    March 10, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Latest drill results from Benchmark Metals’ (TSXV: BNCH) road-accessible Lawyers gold-silver project in north-central B.C. include long mineralized intervals from the southern portion of the AGB zone within the 140-sq.-km property. The explorer is working on an updated resource estimate