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Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 2007



 By Shane Lasley    News
Pebble copper mine permitting Alaska mitigation plan drilling

Pebble submits final piece for fed permit

Pebble Limited Partnership has submitted a compensatory mitigation plan for Pebble, which is the final piece needed for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to finalize a record of decision... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News 
Pebble Limited Partnership Bristol Bay Lisa Murkowski John Shively USACE

Army Corps denies permit for Pebble Mine

In a major setback for building a mine at the largest undeveloped deposit of copper, gold, and rhenium known to exist on Earth, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has denied federal... — Updated 11/25/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Golden Summit Freegold Ventures Ltd. Fort Knox Kinross Gold Corp. Cleary Hill

Golden Summit assays are worth the wait

A highly anticipated and long-awaited batch of assay results show that Freegold Ventures Ltd.'s 2020 drill program at Golden Summit continues to tap bonanza grade gold along with the... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Heatherdale Resources Ltd. Niblack Lookout deposit Prince of Wales Island

Heatherdale to resume Niblack drilling

Restructured and under new leadership, Heatherdale Resources Ltd. is gearing up for a drill program to expand some of the high-grade targets at its Niblack copper-gold-silver-zinc... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Kudz Ze Kayah Yukon BMC Minerals Scott Donaldson Kaska First Nations

KZK mine in Yukon slated for 2023 start

Following the Yukon Environmental and Socio-Economic Assessment Board's (YESAB) recommendation that the proposed mine the Kudz Ze Kayah (KZK) project be allowed to proceed to permitting,... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News
Trilogy Metals Inc. Ambler Metals LLC Arctic deposit Ambler Mining District

Ambler Metals plans $27M 2021 program

Ambler Metals LLC plans to invest US$27 million to advance the Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects in Northwest Alaska during 2021. The budget and program approved by equal partners in Ambler... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
HighGold Mining Inc. Johnson Tract Darwin Green Footwall Copper zone

HighGold continues to expand JT deposit

HighGold Mining Inc. Nov. 18 reports that the latest batch of assay results from the 2020 program at Johnson Tract continue to expand high-grade gold, copper, and zinc mineralization at... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
Constantine Metal Resources Ltd. Michael Vande Guchte Vug Big Nugget Gold

Constantine validates Big Nugget Gold

Constantine Metal Resources Ltd. Nov. 19 reported that this year's prospecting and soil sampling has confirmed historically reported high-grade gold mineralization at Big Nugget Gold and... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
Victoria Gold Corp. Raven target Dublin Gulch Eagle Gold mine John McConnell

Raven gold taking flight at Dublin Gulch

Victoria Gold Corp. Nov. 16 reported long intersection of strong gold mineralization in the final 13 holes drilled at the Raven target on the company's 555-square-kilometer (214 square... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
Banyan Gold Corp. AurMac Yukon Tara Christie Powerline Zone Airstrip Zone

Banyan expands Powerline zone at AurMac

Banyan Gold Corp. Nov. 16 reports that recent assay results demonstrate the expansion potential of the Powerline zone on the company's AurMac gold property in the Yukon. A road... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
Ascot Resources Ltd. Day Zone Big Missouri Premier Stewart BC Derek White

Ascot links Day discovery to Big Missouri

Ascot Resources Ltd. Nov. 19 reports that drilling has tapped gold between the newly discovered Day Zone and the Big Missouri gold deposit on the company's Premier gold-silver project jus... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
Dominion Diamond Mines Ekati Rio Tinto NWT Canada Washington Companies

Dominion to recall Ekati Mine employees

Dominion Diamond Mines Nov. 13 announced it will be recalling roughly 60 furloughed employees to prepare for an anticipated restart of its Ekati diamond mine in Northwest Territories. In... — Updated 11/25/2020

 
Fireweed Zinc Ltd. Macmillan Pass QuestEx Gold & Copper Ltd.

Fireweed nearly doubles Macmillan Pass

Fireweed Zinc Ltd. Nov. 23 announced that it has nearly doubled its land position in the Macmillan Pass area of eastern Yukon through the acquisition of two claim blocks that cover zinc,... — Updated 11/25/2020 Full story

 
Copper Fox Metals Inc. Schaft Creek Elmer Stewart BC copper mine

Copper Fox revisits Schaft Creek study

Copper Fox Metals Inc. Nov. 24 reported that it is having a preliminary economic assessment completed for Schaft Creek, a copper-gold-molybdenum project in northwestern British Columbia... — Updated 11/25/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News Nuggets 
Greenland School of Minerals & Petroleum University of Alaska Fairbanks MAPTS

Alaskans to assist Greenland mine school

Experts from the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Mining and Petroleum Training Service (MAPTS) will help Greenland establish an underground mine training center as interest in the Arctic... — Updated 11/25/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News Nuggets 
Heliostar Metals Ltd. Aquila Shumagin Unga Alaska Charles Funk

Heliostar taps gold in first Aquila hole

Heliostar Metals Ltd. Nov. 23 announced it tapped gold-silver mineralization in the first hole the company has ever drilled at the Aquila target on its Unga project on the Alaska... — Updated 11/25/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News 
Alexco Resource Corp. Keno Hill COVID-19 Clynt Nauman

Alexco fires up Keno Hill silver mill

A new era of mining has begun at Alexco Resource Corp.'s Keno Hill silver-zinc-lead project in Canada's Yukon. "Initial commissioning of our mill is a significant milestone on our... — Updated 11/25/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News 
Western Alaska Copper & Gold Company Illinois Creek Honker

Illinois Creek mine owner going public

As a private company, Western Alaska Copper & Gold Company has done a great job steadily advancing the multiple precious and base metals deposits and targets across its 34,000-acre Il... — Updated 11/25/2020 Full story

 
 By Shane Lasley    News 
Alaska Lisa Murkowski ANWR Roadless Rule President Biden BLM

Senator sees interesting times for Alaska

With it becoming increasingly apparent that Joe Biden will be confirmed as the 46th President of the United States, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski believes the coming years will be... — Updated 11/25/2020 Full story

 
Tectonic Metals Inc. Seventymile Eric Buitenhuis RAB drilling Tintina Gold Belt

Tectonic affirms Seventymile gold project

Tectonic Metals Inc. Nov. 12 announced that its 26-hole rotary air blast drill program at Seventymile has confirmed the company's geological model for this eastern Alaska gold... — Updated 11/19/2020

 
Cliff Creek Benchmark Metals Inc. John Williamson Cheni Gold Mines Lawyers

More Lawyers gold-silver than expected

Benchmark Metals Inc. Nov. 9 reported that long sections of gold and silver mineralization tapped at the southern end of Cliff Creek has underscored the resource building potential of... — Updated 11/19/2020

 
Seabridge Gold Inc. Iskut Rudi Fronk Johnny Mountain Golden Triangle KSM

Evidence of large copper system at Iskut

Seabridge Gold Inc. Nov. 11 reported that this year's 8,961-meter drill program at Iskut provides further evidence of a large porphyry copper-gold system lying below the drilling... — Updated 11/19/2020

 
Pine Point Osisko Metals Inc. Teck Resources Cominco Ltd. Jeff Hussey

Drill discovery shows Pine Point potential

Osisko Metals Inc. Nov. 12 reports that its latest batch of drill results includes one hole that indicates a major expansion of O53, one of the deposits that make up the large zinc-lead... — Updated 11/12/2020

 
Enduro Metals Corp. Newmont Lake McLymont Cole Evans Northern BC

New gold found in old Newmont Lake core

Enduro Metals Corp. Nov. 11 reported that the resampling of core from a historic hole drilled at its Newmont Lake project in Northern British Columbia has revealed a much longer interval... — Updated 11/12/2020

 
Herbert Gold Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Ian Klassen Goat Main Deep Trench

Expanding high-grade Herbert Gold veins

Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Nov. 11 announced the completion of a roughly 8,500-meter drill program at Herbert Gold that involved 21 holes drilled outside the resource area at this... — Updated 11/12/2020

 

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