Western Copper and Gold Mining News

Five base metal projects underway in the Yukon

Headlines are echoing the shift toward the Yukon’s second gold rush.

Canadian government to spend $247M on roads to support Yukon mines

Justin Trudeau announced that the federal government will inject $247 million into the Yukon’s highway network.

Huge Yukon copper-gold mine heads to environmental review

The Casino project in the Canadian Yukon Territory passed a major milestone last Thursday with the announcement that the project will move to a higher level of environmental assessment.