Northern Miner Staff

McEwen’s Gold Bar mine on track for commercial production in Q1 2019

The mine is expected to produce an average of 62,000 ounces of gold a year over a seven-year mine life .

Endeavour increases indicated resource 90% at Kari Pump

The company has now upgraded 90% of its Kari Pump resource to the indicated category.

Premier Gold Mines locks up land next to South Arturo, Nevada

Under the agreement, Premier Gold can acquire a 100% stake in the 206-hectare Rodeo Creek land package.

Azarga Uranium almost doubles resource at Dewey Burdock

The project saw a 97% increase over the previous resource.

Bunker Hill defaults on payments and terminates lease at flagship project

Bunker Hill Mining terminated its lease and option agreement to acquire the Bunker Hill zinc-lead-silver mine in Idaho after missing US$400,000 in property payments

Talon Metals tables PEA at Tamarack North

Tamarack North nickel-copper-cobalt project in Minnesota is expected to produce 23.3 million lb. nickel and 11.1 million lb. copper per year over a 7 year mine life.

Golden Reign and Marlin Gold merge to form Mako Mining

Golden Reign acquired all of Marlin’s shares.

Euro Sun gets mining license for Rovina in Romania

The Euro Sun describes it as one of the largest mineral deposits in the European Union.

Lundin Gold completes one third of construction at Fruta del Norte

Lundin Gold expects to reach the ore body at its Fruta del Norte project in Ecuador during the first quarter of 2019, and pour first gold at around this time next year.

Permitting delayed at Black Butte in Montana

The company says it will expand its mine plan to include a treated water reservoir that can meet Montana’s new pollution standards.

Fortuna’s Lindero project on track for production in Q3 2019

The company estimated that project expenditures in 2018 to total between $110 million and $130 million.

Torex sets record gold and mine production in Q3

The company mined at an average grade of 2.6 grams gold per tonne in the quarter.

Integra hits highest grade results to date at Florida Mountain

Drilling is set to resume at Florida Mountain in the first half of 2019 and is fully funded.

Kutcho Copper extends mineralization at Main deposit

The high-grade copper-zinc-gold-silver volcanogenic massive sulphide system is 100 km east of Dease Lake in northern B.C.

B2Gold hits record gold production in Q3

78% higher than in the same quarter of the previous year.

Caledonia buys back 15% interest in Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe

After completing the transaction, Caledonia will own 64% of Blanket.

Northern Vertex secures additional financing from Greenstone

Northern Vertex Mining Corp. has reached a deal with existing shareholder Greenstone Resources for an unsecured working capital facility of up to US$10 million.

IAMGOLD considers two mine plans in Côté feasibility study

The extended plan increases the mine life by two years, raising production to 372,000 oz. gold per year and all-in sustaining costs to US$703 oz. gold per year.

Regulus spin-out Aldebaran Resources starts trading

The company shares the same core management team as Regulus Resources and is focused on projects in Argentina.

Grab samples deliver strong copper grades at Aurania’s Ecuador concession

Next steps include ranking its list of targets for near-term scout drilling.

Troilus Gold discovers mineralization below current resource

The Z87 pit ultimately ran 350 metres deep and had a strike length of about 900 metres.

Excelsior signs $75m financing for Gunnison in Arizona

Excelsior estimates it would initially produce 25 million lb. copper per year at Gunnison.

Marathon’s updated PEA delivers 44% increase in recovered gold at Valentine

The Valentine Lake project is made up of four open-pittable deposits: Marathon, Leprechaun, Victory and Sprite, but Marathon and Leprechaun contain the vast majority of the gold.

Canada Revenue Agency appeals Cameco tax ruling

Late last month the Tax Court of Canada ruled in favour of Cameco Corp in their decade long dispute

B2Gold updates Fekola resource in Mali

Less than a year after B2Gold declared commercial production at its 80%-owned Fekola mine, the gold producer has updated the mine’s resource estimate.