Two mines in the Snow Lake area of Manitoba, Canada, were officially opened last week.
The potential mine could generate $2 billion worth of royalties for the province over the course of 40 years, and sustain close to 600 jobs.
Zebra mussels reproduce quickly and can disrupt the food chain, clog water pipes and create algae.
"This means we are looking for projects"
First time a mine has been charged in Manitoba in connection to the death of a worker.
Other than Hudbay Minerals’ 777 Mine at Flin Flon and Vale’s Nickel-Copper mining operations at Thompson, the next big name to sound loud in Manitoba is Reed Copper and here is why.
"Not a lot of money has gone to mining in 2012, and I don't see it brightening up quickly."
Unemployment rate, however, stayed at 7.8%
Milling operations were suspended in early June after its ball mill pinion suffered an unexpected failure. Mining operations continued at an average rate of more than 1,600 tons per day while repairs were completed to the ball mill.
To get a replacement tailing pond started for its mine, San Gold (TSE:SGR) clearcut a forest near the Wanipigow River, but the Manitoba branch of the Wilderness Committee accuses the company of taking down the trees before getting proper permission.
Manitoba miner keeps to annual production targets.
Alexis Minerals Corporation (TSX:AMC)(OTCQX:AXSMF) ("Alexis" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has received formal credit approval from Credit Suisse for a US $45 million, 4 1/2-year term loan to further the development of the Snow Lake Mine.
CaNickel Mining Ltd. ("CaNickel" or the "Company") (TSX:CML) reports that the Company has received a stop work order from Manitoba's Workplace Safety and Health Division to cease blasting operations at the Company's Bucko Lake nickel mine.
TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – April 3, 2012) – Lake Shore Gold Corp. (TSX:LSG)(NYSE Amex:LSG) Lake Shore Gold Corp. ("Lake Shore Gold" or the "Company") today held a brief press conference to respond to enquiries from the media, and Dan Gagnon, Senior Vice-President of Operations, issued the following statement:
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwire – April 3, 2012) – Harvest Gold Corporation (TSX VENTURE:HVG) (the "Company") reports that the sulphide mineralization intersected in drill holes completed this winter drill season on the CUD property, Rice Lake Gold Belt, Manitoba were absent of significant gold mineralization or other metals of economic interest.
Satori Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BUD) ("Satori" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that drilling results from its 2011 diamond-drill campaign at the Tartan Lake Gold Mine Project has extended gold mineralization to the west (holes 5 and 6), confirmed continuity of gold to the south of the existing resource (holes 7, 8 and 9) and demonstrated potential for expansion to the east (holes 10 and 12).
HudBay Mineral's (TSE:HBM) Reed copper project in Manitoba got the go ahead from the company's board of directors on Monday.
San Gold Corporation CA:SGR +8.92% (otcqx:SGRCF) ("San Gold" or the "Company") reports preliminary operating results for the third quarter of 2011 and is provi
Victory Nickel Inc. (the "Company") CA:NI 0.00% ( www.victorynickel.ca ) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the development of the 100%-owned Minago sulphide nickel mine located on the Thomson Nickel Belt in central Manitoba.
HudBay Minerals now plans to build a new C$264-million concentrator and paste backfill plant at its Lalor zinc/copper/gold project, in Manitoba, rather than refurbishing an existing facility at the nearby Snow Lake operation.
A nickel mine in northern Manitoba will start producing again after a 6-month suspension of operations due to a dispute over contractors, Business in Vancouver reported: Vancouver-based junior mining company Crowflight Minerals Inc. (TSX: CML) announced this morning that its …
Mustang Minerals Corp. and 19.9% shareholder Western Areas NL are pleased to announce a significant new drill discovery of platinum and palladium mineralization at shallow depth at Mustang's 100% owned Mayville Property. The Mayville Property covers a large part of …
Michael Moore, political activist and academy-award winner, took sides in the labour fight between Vale and the workers in Thompson, Manitoba. On Tuesday Moore wrote in his blog that the town and unions are resisting moves by the company to …
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