Northern Miner Staff

Mawson progresses Rajapalot with maiden resource

Mawson Resources says that its Rajapalot gold-cobalt project in Finland has plenty of room for expansion.

Nighthawk explores regions near Colomac in NWT

“This past year a little over half of our drill metres were outside Colomac on our larger land package,” Michael Byron, Nighthawk’s president and CEO, said.

Barrick aborts earn-in joint-venture on ATAC Resources’ Orion project

Shares of ATAC Resources plunged 25% on news that Barrick Gold is terminating its earn-in joint venture on the junior’s Orion project.

Kirkland Lake drills high grade extensions at Fosterville

The company expects to produce at least 330,000 oz. gold in 2018 at Fosterville.

Casa discovers new zone at Pitman in BC

Prospecting, rock and soil geochemical sampling graded as high as 231 grams per tonne silver, 2.83% copper and 6.15% zinc at the Dragon Tale zone over an area measuring 1.4 km by 0.7 km.

Fura Gems advances Coscuez emerald project in Colombia

The Coscuez mine has produced some of the best emeralds from Colombia’s Muzo region for more than 300 years.

Kirkland Lake Gold forecasts 10-15% production growth

Production growth in 2019 will be driven by its Fosterville mine in Australia.

Amarc to drill Joy copper-gold project in BC

The company also identified three new targets that it says it can make drill ready through induced polarization and geological surveys in early 2019.

Newcrest options Cornerstone’s Miocene property

Miocene is in the Atacama and Antofagasta regions of Chile, where Cornerstone is targeting epithermal gold-silver and porphyry gold-copper deposits.

Alacer tables resource for Ardich in Turkey

Recent drill highlights include 48.5 metres grading 2.69 grams gold from 60 metres downhole and 42.5 metres grading 2.55 grams gold from 31 metres downhole.

Delrey expands portfolio with BC vanadium properties

The Star and Porcher vanadium properties cover a combined 67.4 sq. km in northwest B.C., near the small logging community of Oona River on Porcher Island.

Newmont updates gold and copper outlook for 2019 and 2020

Looking ahead, he continued, the company is executing three projects that will be completed before the end of 2019.

International Lithium estimates 25-year mine life at Mariana JV with new study

The project, located in Salta, Argentina, could produce 10,000 tonnes lithium carbonate equivalent per year over a 25 year mine life.

Troilus Gold builds strategic land position in Quebec

Troilus acquired the new land it is calling Troilus North from Emgold Mining Corp. for 3.75 million of its common shares and $250,000 in cash.

Semafo reports third security incident in Burkina Faso

Jihadist militants ramp up attacks against security forces.

Drill success continues in Newfoundland for Marathon

This year the company has added 844,000 ounces of gold in the measured and indicated category and 519,000 ounces of gold in the inferred to its total overall resource for Valentine Lake.

Mining in Flin Flon Manitoba to cease in 2021—Hudbay

Up to 900 jobs will be eliminated.

Superior Gold drills Hermes South in Australia

The company is trying to expand the existing resource at Hermes South and determine if it could become another open pit mine.

Rubicon announces positive reconciliation in test mining at Phoenix

Phoenix gold project has yielded positive reconciliation results that validate the 2018 mineral resource estimate as well as the new geological model.

Osisko Mining improves Lynx grade and ounces at Windfall project

Windfall, which lies within the traditional territory of the Waswanipi Cree First Nation, is about 700 km northwest of Montreal.

Tinka boosts zinc, tin resources at Ayawilca in Peru

The deposit is believed to be the largest undeveloped tin resource outside of a producing camp in Peru.

Eldorado Gold’s Bolcana project has 6.5m ounces of gold

The inferred resource of 381 million tonnes was based on 98 diamond drill holes Eldorado completed mainly in 2017 and 2018 and a further 17 drill holes by European Goldfields between 2002 and 2004.

Newmont’s Subika underground in Ghana starts commercial production

The mine is 307 km northwest of the nation’s capital of Accra, and is situated along the Sefwi Volcanic Belt, a northeast-southwest trending volcanic belt in western Ghana.

Liberty Gold expands mineralized footprint in Utah at Goldstrike

The project, near the Nevada border in southwestern Utah, hosts disseminated gold mineralization similar to deposits on the Carlin Trend.

Medgold hunts for gold in Serbia with Fortuna Silver

Medgold is wrapping up a nearly 5,000-metre exploration program at its Tlamino gold-silver-lead-zinc project in southern Serbia that partner Fortuna Silver Mines is funding.