The snow covered Laiva gold mine in Finland. Credit: Firesteel.

Firesteel to buy, restart Laiva gold mine

Firesteel Resources (TSXV: FTR) intends to  purchase and reactivate the past-producing Laiva gold mine located in central Finland, near the Gulf of Bothnia, in early…

Copper Mountain Mining CEO Jim O'Rourke (L) and CFO Rod Shier (R) during concentrate shipping at the Vancouver Wharf. Credit: Copper Mountain Mining.

Copper Mountain bids US$70M for Altona Mining

VANCOUVER — Copper Mountain Mining (TSX: CMMC; US-OTC: CPPMF) has tabled a US$70-million, all-share bid for Australia-based Altona Mining (ASX: AOH) and its district-scale Cloncurry copper-gold property…