Nevada Mining News

Nevada Copper inks $115m deal to construct Pumpkin Hollow

Nevada's first copper mine in a decade is set to enter production during the final quarter of this year.

Premier Gold shares jump on high-grade discovery in Nevada

Shares of Premier Gold Mines went up 7% at Monday's market open on news of a high-grade discovery at the McCoy-Cove project in Nevada.

First Vanadium extends length at Carlin deposit

The Carlin project is considered the largest, highest grade primary vanadium deposit in North America.

Barrick, Newmont JV completed, world’s largest gold complex is born

The new business, yet to be named, will be owned 38.5% by Newmont Goldcorp and 61.5% by Barrick.

Trump's former interior secretary joins board of gold miner

Zinke left his post in January amid several federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest.

Nevada Copper files Pumpkin Hollow open pit prefeasibility study

The new technical report shows improved economics, simplified build and phased expansion.

Coeur Mining’s shares hit on first quarter 2019 production and sales report

The miner maintains production guidance for 2019.

Victory Metals expands Iron Point project

The company has expanded its landholdings at the Iron Point vanadium project to 5,382 hectares due to its recent drilling results.

First Vanadium says Nevada project resource estimate exceeds expectations

The company, which in March more than doubled the size of the vanadium property, believes that Carlin’s maiden resource will provide a base for an economic study.

Americas Silver's stock surges after $42m boost

The investment includes a $25m gold stream and royalty on the Relief Canyon mine when it reopens, a $10m convertible debenture, and a $7.5m equity subscription.

American Lithium confirms discovery at TLC in Nevada

The latest drill results include: 1,084 ppm lithium over 36.4 metres, 994 ppm lithium over 42.7 metres and 934 ppm lithium over 44 metres.

Gold Standard Ventures hits thick intervals of oxide gold at Dark Star in Nevada

Gold Standard has completed all 70 RC holes (10,503 metres) in its 2019 Phase I drill program.

First Vanadium more than doubles size of Carlin property

Vanadium prices more than doubled in 2018, reaching historic peaks.

Barrick gives up plans to acquire Newmont, will form Nevada JV instead

Under the deal, Barrick will take a 61.5% stake in the joint venture consisting of the duo’s Nevada mines, with Newmont holding the remainder.

Newmont CEO eager to meet with Barrick — but not about merger

After more than a week of tough talk firing back and forth, the leaders of the two biggest gold producers are finally coming to the table.

Barrick CEO calls Nevada JV talks with Newmont 'constructive'

Major shareholders have pushed for a Nevada JV, expressing concern a full combination of both companies could be too complex.

McEwen Mining halts payout over "much lower revenue" this quarter

The Toronto-based gold miner cites operational issues at Black Fox in Ontario, startup delays at Gold Bar in Nevada for shareholder distribution suspension.

Newmont calls Nevada joint venture talks with Barrick 'productive'

Barrick Chief Executive Mark Bristow and Newmont CEO Gary Goldberg met for dinner on Tuesday night in New York.

Top Barrick shareholder urges joint venture in Nevada with Newmont

The companies are meeting on Tuesday in New York to discuss Newmont's proposal for the joint venture.

Newmont CEO eager to meet with Barrick – but not about merger

After more than a week of tough talk firing back and forth, the leaders of the two biggest gold producers are finally coming to the table.

What Humphrey Bogart can teach the gold diggers

Barrick and Newmont have far more to gain from cooperating than bickering with each other.

First Vanadium grows Nevada project with land buy

The move gives the company mineral rights to an additional 200-metre strike length at Carlin, considered the largest vanadium deposit in North America.

Newmont cuts 120 jobs at Nevada gold mining operation

Newmont also cut overall production guidance for its North American operations for 2018.

Corvus extends Mother Lode north in Nevada

The company has found that the project’s mineralized zone thickens and grades increase north of the main resource.

Bravada and OceanaGold announce JV on Nevada Highland project

The Highland project consists of 102 Federal lode claims for a total of 825 hectares and is located along the Walker Lane Gold trend.