AuRico eyes a revival at B.C.'s Kemess gold-copper mine

Source: Daily News | 2014-12-17
VANCOUVER — Toronto-based miner AuRico Gold (TSX: AUQ; NYSE: AUQ) is hoping it can give the past-producing Kemess gold-copper project a new lease on life.

California Gold to unlock Fremont's potential

Source: Daily News | 2014-12-17
California Gold Mining (TSXV: CGM; OTCQX: CFGMF) is in the midst of raising more funds to continue to explore its flagship Fremont gold project in Mariposa County, California.

TSX continues decline, Dec. 8-12

Source: Daily News | 2014-12-15
Canada’s benchmark index continued to fall during the Dec. 8–12 trading week as investors fretted over plunging oil prices and weaker-than-expected economic data from China. The S&P/TSX Composite Index lost 742.65 points, or 5%,...

Probe closes key $41.6M land deal at Borden

Source: Daily News | 2014-12-12
December has been a great month for Probe Mines (TSXV: PRB) president and CEO David Palmer.

Yamana recruits former Augusta execs to head Brio Gold

Source: Daily News | 2014-12-10
Looking to wring more value out of its non-core assets in Brazil, Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) is creating a new, 100% owned subsidiary named Brio Gold.

Randgold's Mark Bristow dares to dream big

Source: Daily News | 2014-12-10
Mark Bristow was a 24-year-old university student when he attended a party on the eve of the Midmar Triathalon — a grueling canoe-cycle-run event held at the Midmar Dam north of Pietermartizburg in South Africa.

China's biggest gold miner invests $81M in Pretium 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-10
While it won’t come close to covering the entire $747-million price tag to build the Brucejack gold mine in northwestern B.C., an $81-million strategic investment by China’s Zijin Mining in project owner Pretium Resources (TSX: PVG;...

African Barrick changes name to Acacia, gets busy in Burkina Faso, Tanzania 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-10
African Barrick Gold — now called Acacia Mining (LSE: ACA) — has signed an earn-in agreement with Sarama Resources (TSXV: SWA) on its South Houndé project in Burkina Faso and approved an underground mining...

African Gold Group touts low costs for Kobada in Mali 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-10
Free-digging saprolite and favourable metallurgy at African Gold Group’s (TSXV: AGG; US-OTC: AGGFF) Kobada open-pit gold project in Mali will help keep a lid on costs, according to an updated preliminary economic assessment, which...

West Kirkland brings new life to Hasbrouck, Three Hills 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-10
TONOPAH, NEVADA — There’s a wealth of history in the ground at West Kirkland Mining’s (TSXV: WKM; US-OTC: WKLDF) recently acquired Hasbrouck and Three Hills gold properties in Esmeralda county, Nev., but new ideas are what the...