Pilot Gold takes off as Nevada discovery delivers again

Frik Els | April 23, 2014
Pilot Gold takes off as Nevada discovery delivers again

Vancouver junior is expanding summer drilling after step outs at recent Kinsley Mountain discovery returns 10.6 g/t over 30.0m, including 16.1 g/t over 16.5m.

Goldcorp completes sale of Marigold Mine

Goldcorp Inc. | April 4, 2014
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Total consideration paid at closing to Goldcorp and Barrick was $275 million.

Pilot Gold jumps on drill results

Michael Allan McCrae | March 12, 2014
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6.85 g/t gold over 41.7 metres

Alberta most attractive mining destination in Canada, third worldwide

Cecilia Jamasmie | March 3, 2014
Alberta most attractive mining destination in Canada, third worldwide

Other two Canadian jurisdictions —New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador— also made it to the top 10 worldwide. Kyrgyzstan and Venezuela, named the two countries mining enthusiasts should stay away from.

Idaho gold junior surges after royalty windfall

Frik Els | November 26, 2013
Idaho gold junior surges after royalty windfall

TSX-listed Americas Bullion Royalty Corp nets $23 million after settling debt deal.

World's largest gold miners put Nevada mine up for sale

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 15, 2013
World's largest gold miners put Nevada mine up for sale

Barrick and Goldcorp said to be ready to wave their Marigold mine good-bye.

Copper mine contamination leads to $20 million settlement for small town residents

Ana Komnenic | November 6, 2013
Anaconda copper mine

Residents of a Northern Nevada town are $20 million richer after reaching a settlement with a company accused of covering up a leaking World War II-era copper mine, the Associated Press reports. Seven hundred neighbours of the old Anaconda mine, …

Barrick slashes costs to the bone

Frik Els | September 24, 2013
Barrick slashes costs to the bone

Cutting average costs by $100 an ounce in 2013 and no new mines planned.

INFOGRAPHIC: Evaluating Nevada's gold producers Editor | May 24, 2013
INFOGRAPHIC: Evaluating Nevada's gold producers

See which gold producers are making the grade.

Fraser Institute ranks Finland and Sweden top mining destinations

Cecilia Jamasmie | February 28, 2013
Fraser Institute ranks Finland and Sweden top mining destinations

Meanwhile try avoiding Indonesia, Vietnam, Venezuela, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Kyrgyzstan, Zimbabwe, Bolivia, Guatemala, Philippines, and Greece, says Canada's leading public policy think-tank.

Nevada expects to dodge the gold 'production cliff'

Kerry Hall | February 28, 2013
Cliff dodging

Miners in the state are bucking the trend of declining new deposits.

Mike Niehuser: Modern-day gold rush puts Nevada on top

The Gold Report | February 1, 2013
Gold with compass

Researcher shares the names of companies that he feels have the right stuff.

Denver gold company jumps after raising $70m at steep premium

Frik Els | November 21, 2012
Denver gold company jumps after raising $70m at huge premium

Denver-based Midway Gold Corp. is up sharply after a strategic investor pays 37% premium for shares.

Nevada's panel OKs plan gold and silver trucks on highway

Associated Press | July 22, 2012

Despite opposition by residents, a Storey County panel has recommended plans by a mining company to haul truckloads of ore on a winding state highway frequented by tourists.

Midway Gold announces unit offering

While the price and number of units to be offered has not yet been determined, the proceeds will be used to pay for administrative fees and increase working capital.

Nevada’s Relief Canyon Mine: a look at its rich history; a view into its golden future

Dorian Issock | June 14, 2012
Historical Texts, Old books

Located in Northwestern Nevada, along the southern edge of the Humboldt Range, lies the Relief Canyon Mine. Situated 110 miles northeast of Reno and 16 miles east / northeast of Pershing County’s Lovelock, the gold mine lies dormant.

Crown Gold agrees to Sell Monte Cristo property for up to $5.5 million in cash

Crown Gold Corporation ("Crown" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:CWM) announces that it has signed an agreement with a subsidiary of Hecla Mining Company for the sale by Crown of certain unpatented mining claims and the transfer and/or assignment of certain mining leases and other assets comprising Crown's Monte Cristo property in Esmeralda County, Nevada, U.S.A. (collectively, the "Purchased Assets") for US$4,500,000 in cash, plus a potential additional purchase price payment of US$1,000,000 conditions are met.

Victoria Gold enters into agreement to sell its Mill Canyon property in Nevada

Handshake agreement mining

Victoria Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:VIT) "Victoria" or the "Company") ("Victoria" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement (the "PSA") with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Barrick Gold Corporation ("Barrick"), to sell its interest in the Mill Canyon Property (the "Property"), located in Eureka and Lander Counties, Nevada.

MAX acquires additional 560 acres to cover the northwest extension of high grade copper/silver mineralization identified in soils at Majuba Hill, Nevada; drilling scheduled to resume in May

CNW Group | April 29, 2012

MAX Resource Corp. (TSX.V: MXR; OTCBB: MXROF; Frankfurt: M1D) has entered into a Mineral Lease with New Nevada Resources, LLC ("NNR") for 560 acres of mineral rights ("Section 33) immediately adjacent of its Majuba Hill copper/silver/gold project in Nevada where soil sampling in 2011 identified a high grade soil anomaly covering a 1.5 km by 2 km area that returned values as high as 1.53% Cu and 209 g/t Ag in soils.

Better times ahead: Mining industry driving Nevada jobs recovery

Andrew Topf | February 11, 2012
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The mining industry in Nevada is becoming a catalyst for an employment revival.

Pilot Gold builds up case for Long Canyon part-deux

Mineweb | February 10, 2012

A trio of geologists that led Fronteer Gold to glory, add substance to their contention the Kinsley Mountain project bears likeness to their former baby, Long Canyon, now held by Newmont.

S&P500 here we come! Investors cheer US Gold and Minera Andes merger News | January 20, 2012

Stock in both US Gold Corp and Minera Andes charged ahead more than 7% in morning trade on Friday after announcing that their respective shareholders voted in favour of a proposed business combination. The new entity, with projects in the US, Mexico and Argentina will be named McEwen Mining and headed by industry veteran Rob McEwen.

New NV Mining Oversight, Accountability panel holds first meeting

Mineweb | December 21, 2011

It was déjà vu all over again as witnesses complained to a newly appointed Nevada mining oversight panel about mining pollution, mining taxation, mining safety, and mining environmental impacts.

Klondex Mines Ltd. announces Can$21,000,000 equity financing

CNW Telbec | Mining/Metals | November 15, 2011
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Klondex Mines Ltd. (TSX: KDX) ("Klondex Mines" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters lead by GMP Securities L.P. and including Mackie Research Capital Corporation, Jones, Gable & Company Ltd. and Fraser Mackenzie Limited (the "Underwriters"), pursuant to which the Underwriters have agreed to purchase 8,400,000 units (the "Units") of the Company, at a price of C$2.50 per Unit (the "Offering Price") for aggregate gross proceeds to Klondex Mines of C$21,000,000.00 (the "Offering").

2010 Nevada gold mine deaths: safety alarm was bypassed using broom handle

Huffington Post | November 8, 2011

Huffington Post reports federal safety investigators say two Nevadans were killed in a mining accident partly because someone wedged a broom handle against a reset button to bypass an alarm that would have shut down the system.

Nevada’s Cortez mine leads gold production growth among the world’s top mines

International Mining | October 26, 2011

Intierra Resource Intelligence yesterday forecast that if individual site production continues in line with first-half 2011 results, only one of the world's top ten gold mines will surpass the production levels it achieved in 2010. The Cortez mine in Nevada is the only site heading for an improved 2011. Cortez has a growth rate of 37% and returned a large second quarter production figure of 419,000 oz.

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