Canadian mining sector improves in Q1

The Canadian mining sector got a much-needed boost in the first three months of 2016 following higher gold and base metal prices, according to a…

Workers commemorate sinking the deepest mine shaft in the United States at Hecla Mining's Lucky Friday silver-lead-zinc mine in Idaho. Credit: Cementation.

Cementation sinks deepest shaft in the US

Mining contractor Cementation has sunk the deepest mine shaft in the United States. The record-setting #4 shaft at Hecla Mining’s (NYSE: HL) Lucky Friday silver-lead-zinc…

Far North Special 2016

TNM Mining Person of the Year