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Sullivan drilling on Mon-Dor prospect

A second drilling program by Sullivan Mines is getting under way on the Brongniart property of Mon- Dor Explorations, about 18 miles southeast of Chibougamau, Que. It follows recent completion by Sull…


Inco clarifies Can Antonio figure

In the August 25 issue of The Northern Miner, Cassiar Mining reported that reserves on the San Antonio gold mine in southeastern Manitoba had quadrupled as a result of a recently completed underground…


Montreal Exchange Producers make gains

Wednesday close, August 27 Gold producers were generally trading at higher prices on the Montreal exchange this week where the total volume of shares traded was a low 5,526,000. Aiguebelle Resources I…


Kentish Group active in ’86

The Kentish group of companies, headed by Jack Kentish, is planning an active exploration season in Quebec this year. Mid-Canada Gold and Copper Mines is planning to raise a total of $7 million via fl…


Drilling starts Lenora/Argentex

A diamond drill program aimed at determining the cause of a 10,000-ft geophysical anomaly has been started on the 340-claim property of Lenora Explorations and Argentex Resources Exploration Corp., in…


CMP ponders joint mill in Rouyn-Noranda area

An affiliate of the CMP Mineral Partnership is negotiating to build a major gold mill in the Rouyn- Noranda area that would serve up to four different properties. And, as The Northern Miner learned du…



Six-mopnth earnings down for Westmin

Continued weakness in metal prices and sharply lower oil prices are the main culprits behind the sharp drop in net earnings posted in the 6-month period ended June 30 by Westmin Resources.


More work on Adams Plateau

Izone International, one-third partner on the Adams Plateau joint venture, with Clifton Resources and Adams Exploration reports continuing exploration. Diamond drilling has tested one of four anomalou…


People (September 01, 1986)

GLAMIS GOLD — Andrew Milligan has resigned as president and James Carter as vice-president and chief financial officer.



Obituary David Thornsteinson

Beardmore prospector killed in accident A highly regarded independent prospector who never lost his faith in the Geraldton-Beardmore gold area which he so proudly made his home for 25 years, David Tho…