Canadian Mining Journal



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    Ascot hits high-grade gold at new Premier zone

    September 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ascot Resources has hit a new, high-grade zone of gold mineralization, dubbed the Day zone, in drilling at its past-producing Premier gold project in B.C. The zone is located 5 km north of the existing Premier mill and 300 metres west

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    Liberty continues to hit oxide gold at Black Pine

    September 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Liberty Gold has released reverse-circulation (RC) drill results for nine holes testing the D3 and D1 targets at the company’s Black Pine gold project in southern Idaho. Both zones returned high-grade intervals of oxide gold, with additional infill and stepout

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    O3 tables ‘highly profitable’ open-pit PEA for Marban

    September 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    O3 Mining has released the results of a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on its wholly owned Marban project, which suggests potential for this asset to “become a highly profitable gold mine in one of the most prolific producing regions in

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    Troilus Gold’s PEA suggests open pit and underground operation

    September 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for Troilus Gold’s namesake project in Quebec has outlined a 22-year, 35,000 t/d open pit and underground mine, with the 9,000 t/d sub-surface portion starting up in the eighth year. The resulting operation would produce

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    Premier provides Getchell resource update ahead of project acquisition

    September 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Premier Gold Mines has released an updated resource for the Getchell gold project in Nevada – last month, the company announced a definitive purchase agreement for the asset with Waterton Global Resource Management. Measured and indicated resources at Getchell consist

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    Scorpio Gold options Mineral Ridge property to Titan Mining for US$35M

    September 1, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Scorpio Gold has granted an option to Titan Mining to earn an 80% interest in the Mineral Ridge property in Nevada. The terms of the agreement require Titan to spend US$35 million in staged expenditures over a period of five years to earn

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    Aurelius reports near-surface gold from Aureus West in Nova Scotia

    August 31, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Aurelius Minerals has released assay results for three holes completed at its past-producing Aureus gold project in Nova Scotia, approximately 150 km from Halifax, by a previous project operator in 2010. The drill highlights include 21.5 metres of 2.31 g/t

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    New management brings ‘modern thinking’ to environmentally-challenged Bunker Hill Mine

    August 31, 2020 by Carl Williams

    For over a century, the mines of Silver Valley in the Coeur d’Alene Mountains in northern Idaho have been a source of tremendous mineral wealth. From the mid-1880s, those mines have yielded almost 10 million tonnes of zinc, lead and

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    SilverCrest acquires past-producing El Picacho silver-gold property in Sonora

    August 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SilverCrest Metals has acquired a 100% interest in the 70.6-sq.-km Picacho property, 40 km northeast of its flagship Las Chispas silver-gold development project. To acquire this asset, SilverCrest paid US$1.6 million to American Metal Mining (a private company) and its

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    Skeena Resources launches aggressive drill program at Eskay Creek

    August 27, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Skeena Resources (TSX: SKE; US-OTC: SKREF) plans to drill a combined 89,000 metres of exploration and infill drilling before the end of the year at its Eskay Creek gold-silver project in British Columbia’s Golden Triangle and has completed 46 holes covering

  • Benchmark expands Lawyers drill program to 100,000 metres after $48M raise

    August 24, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Benchmark Metals is increasing this year’s drill program at its Lawyers gold-silver project in British Columbia’s Golden Horseshoe to 100,000 metres, from 50,000 metres previously, to advance the past-producing, 140-sq.-km asset towards a feasibility study by 2022. This news follows

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    ESG: Troilus receives approval to dewater pits, first Ecologo certification

    August 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Troilus Gold has received a Certificate of Authorization from Quebec’s ministry of sustainable development, environment and fight against climate change (MELCC) to dewater the Z87 and J4 pits at the past-producing Troilus project. “Obtaining the Certificate of Authorization