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Eskay Creek drill core cut in half shows high-grade gold-silver mineralization.

Skeena raises C$73.5M for Eskay Creek

Skeena Resources Ltd. May 24 announced that is has raised C$73.5 million (US$53.9 million) to carry out early development activities at its Eskay Creek gold-silver mine project in Northern British C... — Updated 5/25/2023

Map showing the intersecting Surebet and Bonanza gold-silver zones.

Goliath to drill a Surebet gold discovery

Goliath Resources Ltd. May 19 announced that it has mobilized equipment and crew to Golddigger for an 18,000-meter drill program at this gold-silver project in Northern British Columbia. "After... — Updated 5/22/2023

Workers traverse a highly mineralized rock outcrop at the KSM Mine project.

Seabridge secures $150 million for KSM

Cash from royalty sold to Sprott will help elevate BC copper-gold-silver mine project to "substantially started" status. Seabridge Gold Inc. May 11 announced that it has raised US$150 million... — Updated 5/18/2023

The first 2023 hole at the Camp Creek copper target in Northern BC.

Brixton begins BHP-backed Thorn drilling

Brixton Metals Corp. May 17 announced the start of an up to 20,000-meter drill program on the company's Thorn copper-gold project in the northern reaches of British Columbia's Golden Triangle. The... — Updated 5/18/2023

Rock hammers provide context for the highly mineralized outcrop at Gally.

Core discovers another high-grade target

Core Assets Corp. May 1 announced the discovery of a high-grade silver-zinc-lead-copper target in the Silver Lime project area of the company's Blue property in Northern British Columbia. Situated... — Updated 5/11/2023

Winter view of facility that houses mill at the Premier gold-silver project.

Ascot gears up for 2023 Premier drilling

Ascot Resources Ltd. May 11 announced plans for up to 14,000 meters of resource expansion and upgrade drilling during the 2023 season at its Premier gold mine project in Northern British Columbia.... — Updated 5/11/2023

A smartphone displays a Newmont webpage before an up-trending stock chart.

Newmont has extra week for Newcrest offer

Newcrest Mining Ltd. May 11 announced that it has granted Newmont Corp. one more week to complete due diligence ahead of finalizing a merger between the two large mining companies. In February, it... — Updated 5/11/2023

Violet flowers grow out of rocks in front of drill testing for gold at Cassiar.

Cassiar South 2022 objectives achieved

Cassiar Gold Corp. April 20 reported assay results from 13 holes drilled at Cassiar South, a historically mined high-grade gold area on the company's namesake project in British Columbia. Situated a... — Updated 4/20/2023

Side-by-side photos of highly mineralized veins at the Falcon target in BC.

Core extends gold-silver target at Blue

Core Assets Corp. April 18 reported that its 2022 sampling has extended mineralization at the Falcon target, a vein-hosted gold-silver occurrence associated with the Silver Lime project on the... — Updated 4/19/2023

A hand-sized rock sample with extensive blue and gold-copper mineralization.

High-grade copper-silver at Kim skarn

Core Assets Corp. April 11 reported strong copper and associated silver was encountered during 2022 channel sampling at the Kim skarn target on the company's 113,900-hectare (281,500 acres) Blue pro... — Updated 4/12/2023

Hands holding a section of drill core with a quartz vein infilled with gold.

Historic New Polaris gold project pact

The Taku River Tlingit First Nation and Canagold Resources Ltd. March 29 announced that they have entered into a historic agreement that establishes a framework for a long-term cooperative and... — Updated 3/30/2023

Map showing location of each company’s primary mine property.

Two BC explorers join Kitsault mill complex

Blackwolf Copper and Gold Ltd. March 21 announced it has updated its earlier agreement with Dolly Varden Silver Corp. and New Moly LLC to study the viability of building a mill complex on New... — Updated 3/23/2023

A drill tests for copper and gold on a summer day in Northern BC.

Schaft Creek JV steps up 2023 program

Copper Fox Metals Inc. March 2 outlined a C$17.2 million (US$12.5 million) program for its Schaft Creek copper-gold-molybdenum-silver project in Northern British Columbia that will include 9,000 met... — Updated 3/17/2023

Outcrop of massive sulfide antimony mineralization at Kispiox Mountain.

Jaxon explores high-grade antimony in BC

Jaxon Mining Inc. March 15 announced plans to explore the high-grade antimony potential of its Kispiox Mountain and Blunt Mountain projects in Northern British Columbia. Two claim groups that are... — Updated 3/16/2023

Bands of metallic copper-gold mineralization in core from Red Chris drilling.

Newcrest eyes bigger Red Chris potential

Newcrest Mining Ltd. and Imperial Metals Corp. March 13 announced that the East Ridge exploration target at the Red Chris copper-gold mine in Northern British Columbia is shaping up to be... — Updated 3/16/2023

Sun sets behind a drill testing for gold and silver on a ridge in Northern BC.

Benchmark to take deeper look at Lawyers

Benchmark Metals Inc. March 7 announced plans for a 20,000-meter drill program targeting high-grade gold-silver mineralization extending below the Cliff Creek and Dukes Ridge gold-silver deposits... — Updated 3/11/2023

White quartz veins exposed in the wall of Wings Canyon at Cassiar.

Drills tap encouraging gold east of Taurus

Cassiar Gold Corp. March 3 reported significant gold intercepts from its 2022 drilling at Taurus East and Wings Canyon, potential Taurus deposit resource expansion areas on the company's Cassiar... — Updated 3/9/2023

High-grade sample with blue and gold-colored copper-silver-zinc minerals.

Core Assets samples high-grade Kim skarn

Core Assets Corp. Feb. 23 reported high-grade copper-zinc-silver mineralization in rock samples collected from the Kim target – a high-grade occurrence about 22 kilometers (14 miles) north of the... — Updated 2/23/2023

Probe points to a speck of visible gold along chunk of copper in a rock sample.

Brixton works with Taku River Tlingit

Brixton Metals Corp. Jan. 24 reported that it has been working collaboratively with Tak'hu River Tlingit on responsible exploration of its Thorn copper-gold-silver project, which lies within an... — Updated 2/16/2023

Map with 3D shape of the gold-silver deposits and mill location at Lawyers.

Benchmark eyes deeper Lawyers potential

Benchmark Metals Inc. Feb. 10 reported that it will focus its 2023 programs at Lawyers on work to advance the gold-silver mine project in Northern British Columbia to feasibility and permitting.... — Updated 2/10/2023

The Brucejack mill and camp facilities are nestled in snow-covered mountains.

Red Chris, Brucejack mine output drops

Newcrest Mining Ltd. Jan. 25 reported a drop in gold and copper production at its two mines in Northern British Columbia during the fourth quarter of calendar year 2022. Newcrest's BC assets... — Updated 2/10/2023

A stringer of silver cuts across mineralized quartz in Dolly Varden drill core.

Dolly Varden drills 771.5 oz/t silver

Dolly Varden Silver Corp. Jan. 6 reported the highest-grade silver ever drilled on the Dolly Varden target at the end of its Kitsault Valley project in Northern British Columbia. Kitsault Valley,... — Updated 2/8/2023

Core with silver veinlets from Dolly Varden’s 2022 drilling at Homestake.

25m of 46 g/t gold cut at Homestake Main

Dolly Varden Silver Corp. Jan. 30 reported another round of exceptional assays from the 2022 drill program at the Homestake gold-silver deposits at the north end of the company's Kitsault Valley... — Updated 2/8/2023

A barge delivers mining equipment to the Niblack project in Southeast Alaska.

Alaska, BC miners eye centralized mill

Blackwolf Copper and Gold Ltd. Jan 31 announced that it reached an agreement with Dolly Varden Silver Corp. and New Moly LLC to study the viability of building a mill on New Moly's Kitsault project... — Updated 2/8/2023

Distant view of the past producing Taurus gold mine on the Cassiar property.

Cassiar drills wide gold at Taurus SW

Cassiar Gold Corp. Jan. 23 announced that drilling has encountered near-surface gold mineralization in resource expansion areas at the southwest and southeast edges of the 1.4-million-ounce Taurus... — Updated 1/25/2023


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