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By Rose Ragsdale
For Mining News 

More jewels found in northern Canada

True North Gems recovers sapphires, cobaltian spinel from Baffin Island, emeralds from Yukon in 2005 sampling programs


Last updated 6/25/2006 at Noon

True North Gems said results of the 2005 exploration program at its sapphire property near the village of Kimmirut, along the south coast of Baffin Island, Nunavut, reinforces the company's belief that the seven-square-mile Beluga property could become a world-class gem district.

The results, announced May 16 by company officials, include the discovery and confirmation of 12 gem sapphire occur...

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