Canadian Mining Journal



  • Osisko Royalties spins out gold developer, raises $100M

    October 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Osisko Gold Royalties has announced the spin-out, through a reverse-takeover transaction (RTO), of Osisko Development. The newly formed developer will hold the past-producing Cariboo gold project in B.C. and the San Antonio gold asset in Mexico’s Sonora state, in addition

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    Benchmark hits broad zones at depth within Cliff Creek zone at Lawyers

    October 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Benchmark Metals has released assay results for six holes completed at the Cliff Creek zone within its 140-sq.-km Lawyers gold-silver project in B.C.’s Golden Horseshoe, which returned several intercepts of “significant bulk-tonnage mineralization” below the limits of prior drilling. Cliff

  • Nova Royalty stock jumps on acquisitions

    October 6, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Nova Royalty has completed its previously announced acquisition of a portfolio of nine royalties from Transition Metals, headed by a 1% net smelter return (NSR) royalty on the Janice Lake copper-silver project in Saskatchewan currently being advanced by Rio Tinto Exploration Canada

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    Osisko reports high-grade hits outside pit boundaries at Pine Point

    October 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Osisko Metals has released assay results for four holes completed at the Central zone, around the O53 deposit, within its past-producing Pine Point zinc and lead project in the Northwest Territories. The drillholes, which returned high-grade intercepts from areas outside

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    Caldas updates Juby resource in Ontario

    October 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    An updated resource estimate for Caldas Gold’s Juby gold project in Ontario, 15 km from Gowganda, features two open pit deposits, with a total of 21.3 million indicated tonnes grading 1.13 g/t gold, and 47.1 million inferred tonnes at 0.98

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    Aftermath Silver purchases Berenguela silver-copper project from SSR Mining

    October 5, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Aftermath Silver has signed an agreement with SSR Mining to purchase 100% of the Berenguela silver-copper project in Peru, 204 km from Arequipa. Under the deal, Aftermath Silver will purchase all of SSR Mining’s shares in the Peruvian holding company that owns the

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    Manganese X to drill for ‘electric gold’ at Battery Hill

    October 5, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Manganese X Energy announced that its team in New Brunswick will start drilling for ‘electric gold’ at the Battery Hill project. In a press release, the miner said that the plan is to drill 25 holes totalling a minimum of 3,200

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    Gold exploration booms in La Belle Province

    October 1, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    CMJ takes a look at some of the most active exploration projects in Quebec.

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    Corvus Gold continues to define Mother Lode zones

    October 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The most recent drilling at Corvus Gold’s Mother Lode property in Nevada targeted three vertically related zones at the 36.5-sq.-km property. Data from the eight holes reported continues to define a near-surface body of mineralization at the Upper Oxide zone,

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    Galleon Gold confirms high-grade discovery at West Cache

    September 30, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Drillhole assays for hole WC-20-42, completed at Galleon Gold’s wholly owned West Cache gold project, 13 km west of Timmins, Ont., confirm the discovery of a new, high-grade and near-surface gold zone at the 32-sq.-km property. WC-20-42 hit 10.7 metres

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    Troilus outlines new gold zone in Quebec

    September 30, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Sample results from this summer’s regional exploration program at Troilus Gold’s 1,073-sq.-km namesake property in Quebec suggest a new zone of mineralization – Beyan – 8 km to the southwest of the Southwest zone deposit. Sample highlights from the new area

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    GR Silver discovers polymetallic mineralization at Plomosas in Mexico

    September 30, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    GR Silver Mining has discovered high-grade polymetallic disseminated and massive sulphide-rich mineralization during initial underground channel sampling on the lower level of the historic Plomosas mine at its Plomosas silver project in Mexico’s Sinaloa state. GR Silver says assay results from