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Mining Explorers 2015: Wellgreen Platinum Ltd.

WG: TSX.V President and CEO: Greg Johnson Senior VP and COO: John Sagman VP, Corporate Development: Rob Bruggeman Wellgreen Platinum Ltd. is focused on advancing its namesake platinum group metals-copper-nickel project located near the A... — Updated 11/1/2015


Group Ten lands third Yukon PGM project

Group Ten Metals Inc., formerly Duncastle Gold Corp., Sept. 14 said it has signed an agreement to earn full ownership of the Spy platinum group metal-nickel-copper property in... — Updated 9/20/2015 Full story


Northern Neighbors

Wellgreen Platinum Ltd. Jan. 2 said an updated preliminary economic assessment for Wellgreen strengthens the company's vision that the southwestern Yukon Territory project has the... — Updated 2/8/2015 Full story

 By Lara Lewis    Opinion

Mining Explorers 2014: Government funding bolsters exploration

In 2014, many junior exploration companies work to preserve capital by undertaking modest exploration programs. The injection of funding into the Yukon Mineral Exploration Program continues to be a valuable source of seed money for... — Updated 11/2/2014

 By Shane Lasley    News

Mining Explorers 2014: Mining exploration jumps in 2014

Unlike its neighbors in the North, the Yukon Territory is forecasting a marked increase in exploration in 2014. While well shy of the roughly C$300 million invested in exploration in... — Updated 11/2/2014


Mining Explorers 2014: Wellgreen Platinum Ltd.

WG: TSX.V President and CEO: Greg Johnson Senior VP and COO: John Sagman VP, Corporate Development: Rob Bruggeman Wellgreen Platinum Ltd. (formerly Prophecy Platinum) is endeavoring to develop a mine at its namesake platinum group metals... — Updated 11/2/2014 Full story

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

2014 ushers in field season of contrasts

WHITEHORSE, Yukon Territory - Quieter streets, emptier skies, shorter business hours and closed shops here are sure signs of tough times in the mining industry. Hours away by helicopter, one can find bare-bones exploration camps and... — Updated 8/31/2014

 By Shane Lasley    News

Upcoming mines eye Alaska natural gas

Alaska's natural gas is increasingly replacing diesel as the fuel of choice for mines and mining projects across the Far North State and Yukon Territory. At roughly 37 trillion cubic... — Updated 6/29/2014 Full story

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Junior identifies new mineralized area

After two seasons of exploration, Prophecy Platinum Corp. envisioned building a conventional, diesel truck-shovel open pit mine at its 64.5-square-kilometer (25 square miles) Wellgreen Project in southwestern Yukon Territory. The junior... — Updated 12/22/2013

 By Lee Pigage    Opinion

Mining Explorers 2013: Mining faces global, local challenges

In 2013, the mineral industry globally has been buffeted by financial challenges. Development infrastructure has seen major cost increases. Multinational corporations have had major write-downs of assets associated with falling mineral... — Updated 11/3/2013 Full story

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Mining Explorers 2013: Explorers scale back programs in 2013

Asubstantial amount of exploration activity continued apace in Yukon Territory this season despite the truncated budgets that forced most mining companies to juggle their projects and priorities. Some exploration companies found... — Updated 11/3/2013 Full story


Mining Explorers 2013: Prophecy Platinum Corp.

NKL: TSX-V President and CEO: Greg Johnson Senior Vice President and COO: John Sagman Project Manager: Neil Froc During the year ended March 31, 2013, Prophecy Platinum spent C$7.2 million on exploration at the Wellgreen property in... — Updated 11/3/2013

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Mining incentives may be project savers

In the best of times, a government-sponsored mining incentives program could be a wise investment of public revenue to stimulate economic development in a mining-intensive jurisdiction like Yukon Territory. In a sustained capital drought... — Updated 7/28/2013

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Pace picks up for aboriginal engagement

2012 brought unprecedented engagement of First Nations in mining industry activities in Yukon Territory. While tight financial markets appeared to slow the pace of mining exploration, efforts of mining companies, local and territorial... — Updated 11/18/2012

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Wellgreen heats up, despite cool market

A reporter recently asked Greg Johnson, the newly appointed president and CEO of Prophecy Platinum Corp., if he was committed enough to his new role as head honcho of the company's emerging Wellgreen Project in southwestern Yukon Territo... — Updated 11/18/2012

 By Brad Cathers    Opinion

Mining Explorers 2012: Local resources, global reach

Mining continues to be a cornerstone of Yukon's economy, with extraordinary mineral deposits, including both precious and non-precious metals. The Government of Yukon is committed to providing an internationally competitive investment... — Updated 11/11/2012

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Mining Explorers 2012: Exploration rush slows in 2012

While the frenzy of activity that engulfed the Yukon Territory in 2011 did not re-emerge this season, scores of players, from upstart juniors to global mining firms mounted impressive mineral exploration campaigns throughout the... — Updated 11/11/2012 Full story


Mining Explorers 2012: Prophecy Platinum Corp.

PNIKF: OTC Chairman and Interim CEO: John Lee Vice President, Corporate Development: Rob Bruggeman General Manager: Joseph Li Prophecy Platinum Corp. focused in 2012 on its flagship Wellgreen PGM Nickel Project located 320 kilometers (19... — Updated 11/11/2012 Full story

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Infrastructure tips scale for projects

Location, location, location," the old adage goes, summing up the opportunities and challenges faced by the real estate industry. Well, "infrastructure, infrastructure, infrastructure," can offer the same insights into the problems of mo... — Updated 9/30/2012

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Haines offers deep-water port of dreams

Haines Borough Manager Mark Earnest is a man on a mission, getting the word out to mining companies in Yukon Territory that the deep-water port in his sleepy Alaska community of 1,811 souls could well be the answer to their prayers.... — Updated 9/30/2012

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Explorers scratch surface in south-east

FARO - Legendary mineral explorer W. Douglas "Doug" Eaton hurried forward to greet the group of visitors clambering out of the MD900 helicopter as its whirring blades whipped miniature cyclones of dust in the air. Eaton - unlike many of... — Updated 8/26/2012

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Mining Explorers 2011: Explorers seek mega-deposits

Frontrunners in the Yukon mineral exploration rush in 2011 spent more than C$12 million each, with at least one company pouring C$25 million into its program. These companies include Atac Resources Ltd., Kaminak Gold Corp., Capstone... — Updated 11/6/2011 Full story

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Juniors seek PGE, base metal deposits

With analysts forecasting improved prices, earnings and cash flows for platinum group and base metals producers in 2011, more juniors are searching for these minerals in northern Canada. Prophecy Platinum Corp. reported results of a NI 4... — Updated 7/31/2011

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Explorers chase new, old Yukon prospects

A pair of gold discoveries led a torrent of exploration news pouring out of Yukon Territory this year as numerous newcomers joined old hands in the hunt for the yellow metal and other lucrative minerals. "We've entered a new phase of... — Updated 12/19/2010 Full story

 By Rose Ragsdale    News

2010 Mining Explorers: Explorers flood mining hot spot

Primed for booming exploration for several years, the Yukon Territory appears to have hit big in 2010, both literally and figuratively. Emerging as one of the world's mining hot spots, the Northwest Canada jurisdiction is reporting... — Updated 10/31/2010 Full story


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