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Rock Tech's Channel Assays Indicate additional quantities of Lithium Pegmatite

Rock Tech announced assay results from a trenching and channel sampling program completed on the McVittie area of its Georgia Lake lithium property in the Thunder Bay Mining District of Northwest Ontario, Canada. The sample results found 1.56 percent lithium  from 0.88 to 1.19 percent to One channel sample returned 1.56 percent lithium over 1.20 metres.
 
The trenching program, following up on the positive results from the Company's Preliminary Economic Assessment announced October 2, 2018, suggests the main McVittie lithium-bearing pegmatite extends further to the north than previously understood. 
Pegmatite is an igneous rock, formed underground, with interlocking crystals. Pegmatites are the primary source of lithium
Furthermore, the northern extension exhibits greater width than sections of the pegmatite previously sampled in the south. 
During the program, a separate lithium-bearing pegmatite to the east was also traced along strike further to the north than previously thought.
 

Gold market is hot again - Mega deals turn gold mining around

After years on the sidelines, gold producers are suddenly the mining world’s hottest topic as the industry gathers in Cape Town this week. For more than half a decade, gold miners have been stuck in the doldrums, shunned by investors following a string of missteps and bogged down by a stagnant bullion price. Then, in September, a surprise mega deal turned the industry on its head. 

Detour Gold poised to Shift Gears

Major changes are likely in store for Detour Gold Corporation in 2019 now that the company’s highly public boardroom battle is in its rearview mirror. The company is poised to shift gears, downsize the head office structure, and concentrate on retooling daily operations.
A confidential source with direct knowledge of DGC’s recent developments, told Mining Life that the company’s struggles are on the ground at its northern Ontario gold mine, not the corporate boardroom of Detour’s downtown Toronto offices, although the two are inter-connected.

Harte Gold’s Sugar Zone Mine Opens Successfully Near White River

 Premier Doug Ford and Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, Greg Rickford were on hand to celebrate the opening of Harte Gold’s Sugar Zone  mine near White River, Ontario on October 24, 2018.

Amrapali Group looks to Ontario & Quebec to Secure Millions of Ounces of Gold and Silver

Ten thousand miles from the drilling shacks that dot Northern Ontario and Quebec is a culture that loves Gold, the people who are associated with this culture are from India. In fact India’s love affair with precious metals extends to silver and diamonds. Depending on who you ask India is either the number one or two importer of Gold in the world.

Newmont & Goldcorp Combine to Form the World's Largest Gold Mining Company

Newmont Mining and Goldcorp have agreed to combine their operations and form the world’s largest gold mining company.
Under the terms of the agreement valued at $10 billion Newmont will exchange 0.328 of a share and two cents in cash for each of Goldcorp’s outstanding common shares.

Moneta Porcupine Mines Golden Highway Project Moving Ahead

 It’s not called the Golden Highway for no apparent reason and Moneta Porcupine Mines (MPM) continues to carve out its part of that famous landscape. The junior miner is aggressively moving forward following the completion in late 2018 of a new geological interpretation model of high-grade structures 110km east of Timmins. 

Kirkland Lake Gold prospers, as town celebrates 100th Anniversary

 Kirkland Lake, the town that gold built, is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2019. 

In celebration of this northeastern Ontario historic town the mines that once stretched along the Mile of Gold readily come to mind, Lake Shore, Wright-Hargreaves, Sylvanite, Teck-Hughes, Toburn and of course the Macassa mine which is still in operation today. 

Ford Government favours mining friendly approach

 With the seemingly anti-development Liberal government firmly in its rearview mirror, domestic and international mining companies are looking forward to a new regulatory regime in Ontario under Doug Ford’s PC government.

Kidd Creek Encouraging Signs Point to Extended Life

Speculation continues to swirl around the possibility of an extension to the life of mine for the world-famous Kidd Creek base metals operation in Timmins. The deepest and most prolific base metals mine in the world has a lengthy history of innovation, which is fueling rumours that Kidd may continue production well past 2022.