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By Rose Ragsdale
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Exploration advances in Selwyn Basin

Junior identifies string of zinc-lead deposits in mineralization that straddles border of two northwestern Canada provinces


September 28, 2008

HOWARD'S PASS, Yukon Territory - In this wide, alpine valley that snakes across the border into the Northwest Territories at its southeastern tip, one of the world's largest zinc-lead-silver properties may slumber.

First drilled by a joint venture between Placer Dome and Cygnus Mines Ltd. in the 1970s and 1980s, the mineralized zones here are strung along 65 kilometers, or 40 miles.

Junior Se...

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