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Exploration at historic high-grade silver property near Stewart BC

Strikepoint grows high-grade silver project

StrikePoint Gold Inc. has expanded its drill program and land position at its recently acquired Porter Idaho property on Mount Rainey about 2.5 kilometers (1.5 miles) outside of Stewart,... — Updated 9/14/2018 Full story

Australia miner North Star Resources buy Pogo gold mine Alaska

Aussie gold miner to pay $260M for Pogo

Australian gold miner Northern Star Resources Ltd. is adding the Pogo Mine in Alaska to its growing portfolio of low-cost, high-grade underground gold mines. In a deal announced on Aug. 30,... — Updated 9/7/2018 Full story

Alaska geologists enter Valhalla Metals

A group of Alaskans led by renowned geologist Curt Freeman have created Valhalla Metals Inc., a private Alaska exploration company that has nabbed exciting volcanogenic massive sulfide... — Updated 9/7/2018 Full story

Avidian adds to Golden Zone with discovery

Avidian Gold Corp. Sept. 10 reported the discovery of a new gold showing on its Golden Zone project about 200 miles (320 kilometers) north of Anchorage, Alaska. The Golden Zone property... — Updated 9/14/2018

Round Top copper gold molybdenum zinc silver Illinois Creek Alaska

WACG drills 12 holes at Round Top project

Western Alaska Copper & Gold Company Sept. 11 reported that it completed 4,232 meters of drilling at Round Top, which is more than double the drilling completed last year at this... — Updated 9/13/2018 Full story

PGM nickel copper chromite prospect near Richardson Highway Valdez

New Age seeks JV for Genesis PGM project

New Age Metals Inc. Aug. 29 announced the completion of a technical report that outlines a three-year plan for furthering exploration at its Genesis platinum group metals-copper-nickel... — Updated 8/31/2018 Full story

Freegold starts Shorty Creek drill program

Freegold Ventures Ltd. Aug. 24 announced the start of a modest drill program at its Shorty Creek Project property in Interior Alaska, where previous drilling has cut long sections of... — Updated 8/31/2018 Full story

Australia mineral exploration company PolarX drills Alaska

Tapping skarn, seeking porphyry at Zackly

PolarX Ltd. reported additional high-grade gold-copper mineralization well outside the resource boundary at the Zackly skarn deposit on the Australian explorer's Alaska Range Project. The... — Updated 9/7/2018 Full story

Saddle North porphyry copper gold silver discovery Golden Triangle BC

Drill taps thick porphyry at Saddle North

GT Gold Corp. Sept. 10 announced a major porphyry copper-gold-silver discovery in the first hole drilled this year at the Saddle North target on the company's Tatogga property in British... — Updated 9/13/2018

Exploration drilling at Eskay Creek gold silver project Golden Triangle BC

High-grade gold, silver cut at Eskay Creek

Skeena Resources Ltd. Sept. 11 reported that it cut 27.7 meters averaging 29.49 grams per metric ton gold and 973 g/t silver, or 43.39 g/t gold-equivalent, during the initial phase of... — Updated 9/13/2018

Copper gold mine project in northern BC

Drills tap strong copper-zinc at Kutcho

Kutcho Copper Corp. Sept. 11 reported high-grade copper and zinc from this year's resource expansion drilling at the Esso deposit on the company's project in northern British Columbia.... — Updated 9/14/2018

ATAC Resources gold exploration drilling Yukon

Osiris drilling extends Sunrise, Conrad

ATAC Resources Ltd. Sept. 13 reported one of the highest grade drill intercepts so far at the Sunrise deposit in its latest round of results from Osiris, a Carlin-type gold project at the... — Updated 9/13/2018

Blue Sky gold copper porphyry at Freegold Mountain Yukon

Gold-rich Blue Sky at Freegold Mountain

Triumph Gold Corp. Sept. 12 reported that drilling has cut long sections of gold-rich porphyry-style mineralization in the Blue Sky zone on at the road accessible, Freegold Mountain project... — Updated 9/14/2018 Full story

High-grade silver property off Sixty Mile road in Yukon near Alaska border

ATAC expands high-grade silver property

ATAC Resources Ltd. Aug. 28 said 2017 exploration results has outlined a rich silver-lead geochemical anomaly with multi-gram silver on its Connaught property, at the head of the Sixty Mile... — Updated 8/31/2018 Full story

High grade gold silver mine project near Stewart Golden Triangle BC

Big step forward at IDM's Red Mountain

IDM Mining Ltd. Aug. 29 said a provincial decision on its application for the development of an underground gold mine at its Red Mountain gold-silver project near Stewart, British Columbia,... — Updated 8/31/2018 Full story

Critical Minerals Alaska – Barite

While not the flashiest of the 35 minerals on the United States Geological Survey's critical list, barite plays an essential role in America's energy sector. Barite got its name from the... — Updated 9/7/2018 Full story

North needs access to tap mineral wealth

A dearth of infrastructure in Canada's northern territories is proving to be a severe hindrance to mine development in mineral provinces ranked by many among the most attractive and stable... — Updated 9/7/2018 Full story

John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act rare earth element magnets

Strategic metals ban rallies explorers

Underscoring the interconnected nature of the global mining market, not 48 hours after the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act was signed into law, the mining industry began... — Updated 9/7/2018 Full story

Donlin Gold Final EIS Army Corps of Engineers ROD BLM

High praise due feds on Donlin decision

The Donlin Project took one step closer to becoming the next major mine in Alaska when on Aug. 13, the Army Corps of Engineers and the Department of the Interior signed off on a record of... — Updated 9/7/2018 Full story

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