Nevada

Pilot Gold shares advance again after hitting new zone

Frik Els | June 9, 2014
Pilot Gold shares advance again after hitting new zone

Vancouver junior's summer drilling at Kinsley Mountain Nevada hits new oxide gold mineralization zone near last year's high grade Western Flank discovery.

UN urges talks following violent Guatemala mining protest

Cecilia Jamasmie | June 2, 2014
UN urges talks following violent Guatemala mining protest

A local resistance movement has been trying to stop development of El Tambor gold mine.

Midway Gold secures $55m to complete Nevada mine

Frik Els | May 23, 2014
Midway Gold secures $55m to complete Nevada mine

Shares in Denver-based developer up 18% in a week with first gold pour from $161m Pan project now expected in fourth quarter.

Pilot Gold highlights strong drill results in Nevada

Julienne Bay | May 8, 2014
Pilot Gold hits jackpot in Nevada

Thursday's report highlighted the 12-hole, 4,230-metre 2014 winter diamond drilling program at the Western Flank.

Revival of Hollister gold mine reaches milestone

Julienne Bay | May 7, 2014
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This will authorize additional area for surface exploration, reducing operational and regulatory uncertainty for the project and extending the proposed project life.

Cypress Development begins drilling in Nevada

Julienne Bay | May 5, 2014
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The company hopes to capitalize on the forecast increased global demand for zinc.

Corvus Gold confirms Nevada strike, punters wanted more

Frik Els | May 1, 2014
Corvus Gold confirms Nevada strike, punters wanted more

Vancouver's Corvus Gold lost nearly 6% on Thursday after releasing latest results from drilling at its North Bullfrog project in Nevada.

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

MINING.com 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.

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