Canadian Junior Mining News

Lumina Copper not ready for a takeover this year

Canadian Lumina Copper Corp. (CVE:LCC) fell 8.5% Tuesday after the company hinted its expected sale will have to wait as it plans to carry a study at its Taca Taca massive copper/gold/molybdenum deposit in Argentina.

Canadian Timmins Gold Corp reports bullion output surge

Canadian Timmins Gold Corp. (TSE:TMM) said Tuesday it produced 25,153 ounces of gold from its San Francisco mine in Sonora, Mexico, in the third quarter. This represents nearly 49% more than a year earlier.

Northair significantly increases land position at La Cigarra silver project, Mexico

The new concessions increase the original size of the La Cigarra silver property by over 100 times from 306 hectares to 32,064 hectares, consolidating a large land package over a prospective and largely under-explored area.

BC to lead mining jobs creation in Canada: report

British Columbia, Canada's most western province, will employ over 16,700 mining professionals in the next 10 years according to a report released Wednesday by the Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR) in partnership with the BC Mining HR Task Force.

Edgewater enters agreement to sell royalty interest on the Corcoesto Gold project

Canadian exploration company Edgewater got a $5 million financing through the sale of royalty interests on the Company's 100% owned Corcoesto Gold Project in northwest Spain.

Record surge of mining claims in western Canada

An exceptional number of mineral claims have been filed in British Columbia, Canada, over the last three years and more than 11,000 were filed in the first seven months of 2012.

Endeavour Silver soars after Bolanitos mine drill results

Shares of Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR)(NYSE:EXK) were up almost 2% at $9.87 Tuesday after it announced drill results from its Bolanitos mine in Guanajuato State, Mexico.

Solvista posts first results for its Caramanta gold project in Colombia

Solvista released first results on a drill program recently initiated in the Middle Cauca Gold belt in Antioquia, Colombia.

Newstrike Capital Intersects 76.27 Meters of 10.57 g/t Au Within a 174.48 Meter Interval of 5.45 g/t Au At the Ana Paula Project

Canadian junior Newstrike Capital Inc. announced the results from 4,948 meters of drilling completed this period as part of the 2012 drill program in progress at the Company's 100%-owned Ana Paula Project in the Guerrero Gold Belt, Mexico.

Melkior begins drilling at Ontario's Carscallen Gold

Melkior Resources Inc. (MKR - TSX Venture)("Melkior"),has commenced a diamond drill program on its 100% owned Carscallen gold project, in West Timmins, Ontario. The drilling program will consists of approximately three holes totalling a minimum of 2000 metres.

Colossus Minerals to present at the 2012 Denver Gold Forum

Claudio Mancuso, President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to speak on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 10:05 am MDT.

MAG Silver Corp. closes C$33.1 million private placement

MAG Silver Corp. (TSX: MAG; NYSE MKT: MVG) announced that it has closed its private placement offering of 3,526,210 common shares at a price of C$9.40 per share (the "Offering") for gross proceeds of approximately C$33.1 million.

Northair Intersects 45 Metres of 90.5 g/t Silver at La Cigarra Project, Mexico

International Northair Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:INM) announced Wednesday assay results from 6 core holes completed in the Las Carolinas Zone at its La Cigarra silver project, located in north central Mexico.

Kiska Metals surges 19% on Thorn results

Kiska Metals Corporations shares were up almost 19% (at 12:15 ET) Tuesday as the company announced updated results for its Thorn Property in northwestern British Columbia, sent by partner Brixton Metals.

Integra Gold Intersects 20.15 grams per tonne Gold over 5 Meters at No. 6 Vein

Integra Gold reported final assay results from drilling earlier this year at the Vein No. 6 zone on its 100% owned Lamaque Project in Val d'Or, Quebec.

Balmoral discovers three new areas of gold mineralization in Quebec property

Balmoral Resources (CVX:BAL) reported Wednesday that exploration drilling on its Martiniere Property, in central Quebec, conducted well outside the previously known extent of the site’s gold system, has intersected three new, broad areas of gold mineralization.

Forest fire forces Atlanta Gold to halt work at Idaho project

Canadian junior Atlanta Gold (TSX:AGC) on Tuesday reported that it was cut off from accessing its Atlanta gold property by a forest fire, and might not be able to continue court-ordered remediation work to the water treatment facility until mid-October.

Aurcana boosts resources at Mexico’s La Negra

Canadian Aurcana Corp. (TSX-V: AUN, OTCQX: AUNFF) has updated the resource estimate for its La Negra polymetallic mine in Mexico's Querétaro state.

Canadian Karmin Exploration to invest $5 million in Cushuro gold mine in Peru

Canada's Karmin Exploration plans to invest $5 million in its Cushuro gold project, Peru, said its president David Brace.

Canadian Eco Oro to appeal Colombian court order

Gold and silver junior Eco Oro Minerals said it will to appeal a ruling by a Colombian court that ordered the Ministry of Mines and Energy to take action to “leave without effect resolution 3452", which is the company’s main mining title.

Canadian Atlanta Gold forced to pay $2 million in fines

An Idaho court has ordered Canadian Atlanta Gold Corp (TSX:ATG) to pay a bulky $2 million fine for its continuing failure to stop arsenic and iron from flowing into a tributary of the Boise River system.

Canadian Silver Hunter Inc.: early warning report

Jeffrey Hunter, President and Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Silver Hunter Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AGH) (the "Corporation") advises that between March 2 and July 6, 2012, he directly or indirectly acquired ownership of 101,000 common shares ("Common Shares") of the Corporation.

Kennady Diamonds completes plan of arrangement

Canadian junior Kennady Diamonds Inc. announced Tuesday the plan of arrangement between the company and Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. is now complete, and KDI shares have commenced trading on the TSX Venture under the ticker symbol KDI.

Focus identifies disseminated silver target at Mexico’s Don Blas

Focus Ventures Ltd. (TSXV: FCV) is pleased to announce encouraging results from surface sampling at the Don Blas target located on its Santa Cruz property, Durango, Mexico. The results of Focus's initial sampling were announced on March 19, 2012 and included a 22m section that averaged 377.8 g/t Ag.

Canadian Arrow starts mining at Kelex Nickel Project

Canadian Arrow Mines Limited announced Monday that it has commenced the mining phase on its Kelex nickel mine. Overburden removal is in progress and is planned to take one month in advance of production.