Assistant project geologist Ashley Durham beside a century-old trench on the 007 vein at Rockcliff's Laguna gold property, 20 km southeast of Snow Lake, Manitoba. Rockcliff has collected high-grade gold, silver and zinc samples from the trench. Credit: Rockcliff Metals.

Prairies snapshot: Eight companies to watch

Manitoba and Saskatchewan are among the world’s premier jurisdictions for mining and mineral exploration. Here’s a look at eight companies with assets in the provinces. …

Cameco’s Cigar Lake uranium mine in northern Saskatchewan. Credit: Cameco.

Cameco loses $65M in Q2

Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) is planning to restart its Cigar Lake mine in northern Saskatchewan in early September, the Canadian uranium major announced. The…

The Crow Butte uranium mine in Nebraska. Source: Cameco Corporation

US uranium output shrinks 89% in 2019

U.S. domestic production of uranium concentrate plunged 89% to 174,000 lb. U3O8 last year, according to the latest annual report published by the U.S. Energy Information…

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