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Vital Metals Ucore Rare North American REE supply chain Alaska SMC Canada

A North of 60 rare earths supply chain

A recent agreement between Vital Metals Ltd. and Ucore Rare Metals Inc. marks a major milestone in establishing a complete North American rare earths supply chain with links in Northwest... — Updated 11/18/2021 Full story

Western Alaska Minerals 1246779 B.C. Illinois Creek Round Top map public company

Western Alaska mineral explorer now public

After more than a decade of advancing multiple precious and base metals deposits and targets across its more than 49,000-acre Illinois Creek Mining District property as a private... — Updated 11/24/2021 Full story

Rio Tinto diamonds Diavik Mine Canada Northwest Territories acquisition Dominion

Rio Tinto now sole owner of Diavik Mine

In a deal that bolsters certainty for the future of the Diavik Mine and Northwest Territories' economy, Rio Tinto has acquired full ownership of this iconic diamond operation in Canada's... — Updated 11/18/2021 Full story

EPA CWA section 404(c) USACE Bristol Bay watershed Pebble mine Clean Water Act

EPA extends timeline for Pebble decision

In an announcement with language indicative of a predetermined decision, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Nov. 17 announced it has set a timeframe for considering new information... — Updated 11/18/2021 Full story

Pine Point Osisko Metals Northwest Territories zinc Great Slave Lake intersect

Osisko intersects 6 meters 20.78% zinc, lead

Osisko Metals Inc. Nov. 24 reported the latest results from the current in-fill drill program at its Pine Point project in Northwest Territories, Canada, including an intersect that cut... — Updated 11/24/2021

Boundary West Zone Macmillan Pass Fireweed Zinc intersect results assay Yukon

Boundary West reveals more consistent cuts

Fireweed Zinc Ltd. Nov. 23 announced an update from the 2021 drilling program at Macmillan Pass in Yukon, Canada, with a substantial intersect cutting 16.1 meters of 10.4% zinc and 15.7... — Updated 11/24/2021

Triumph Gold Revenue WAu zone Yukon Canada Nucleus Freegold Mountain

Triumph Gold expands zone within Revenue

Triumph Gold Corp. Nov. 24 announced that four holes drilled this summer has expanded the WAu zone within the Revenue deposit on the company's Freegold Mountain copper-gold project in... — Updated 11/24/2021

North of 60 Mining News History evolution civilization Bronze Age tools mining

Engine of civilization, fueled by mining

With such incredible technologies at mankind's disposal today, it is easily forgotten the ingenuity and sheer gumption that our predecessors brought to solving some of the more rigorous... — Updated 10/29/2021 Full story

Cook Inlet Region CIRI ANCSA Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 50 anniversary

CIRI real estate extends beyond Tikahtnu

With more than half of Alaska's entire population living within its region, Cook Inlet Region Inc., more commonly known as CIRI, is the most metropolitan of the 12 landholding Alaska... — Updated 10/11/2021 Full story

ASRC Regional Corporation ANCSA Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act petroleum

More than oil across Arctic Slope region

Vast petroleum reserves underlying what is now the Arctic Slope Regional Corp. (ASRC) region, and the need to build a pipeline to deliver this oil to an ice-free port 800 miles to the... — Updated 10/11/2021 Full story

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