Claude Resources Inc

Claude Resources' flagship  Seabee gold operation, located in northeastern Saskatchewan. Credit: Claude Resources

Top gold performers in 2015

Since the commodities downturn started four years ago, gold companies have sought ways to reduce costs and push ahead. The spot gold price ended 2015 at US$1,061 per oz., down 10% for the year and 36% since closing 2012 at US$1,664 per oz….

Drill core at Pure Gold Mining's Madsen gold project in Ontario's prolific Red Lake gold district. Credit: Pure Gold Mining.

Pure Gold advances exploration at Madsen

Pure Gold Mining (TSXV: PGM; US-OTC: LRTNF) has started a mid-year exploration program at its Madsen gold project in Ontario’s prolific Red Lake gold district, after encouraging results from its 5,000-metre drill program.

Underground workers in the Santoy Gap zone at Claude Resources' Seabee gold mine in northeastern Saskatchewan.  Credit:  Claude Resources

Claude Resources turns things around at Seabee

Claude Resources’ (TSX: CRJ; US-OTC: CLGRF) flagship Seabee gold mine in northeastern Saskatchewan has produced more than 1 million oz. gold since it started commercial production in December 1991. Its Santoy mine complex, 14 km east of…

The historic headframe at Laurentian Goldfields' Madsen gold project in northwestern Ontario. Credit: Laurentian Gold

The new and improved Laurentian Goldfields

VANCOUVER — With a new project, a new board of directors, a refreshed treasury and new membership in a successful group of Vancouver-based exploration companies, Laurentian Goldfields (TSXV: LGF; US-OTC: LRTNF) is being reborn.

TSX Venture bounces back, Mar. 3-7

The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index returned to the black during the week, as it posted a 1.7%, or 17.6-point gain, en route to a 1,043.01-point weekly close. The political turmoil in the Ukraine is fuelling market volatility, with…

Market news: U.S. Markets

The S&P 500 Index touched a five-year high on the back of stronger housing and jobs numbers. Housing starts in December rose 12.1% — the biggest advance since June 2008 — while applications for unemployment benefits dropped to…

Claude’s Seabee production impresses

Third-quarter production results from Claude Resources’ (CRJ-T, CGR-X) Seabee gold mine in northern Saskatchewan are in, and the results are better than expected.

A driller on a rig at Mega Precious Metals' North Madsen gold project in Ontario. Photo by Mega Precious Metals

Mega Precious can’t help but think big

Mega Precious Metals (MGP-V) could be the most aptly named gold company on the junior circuit. With assets in Manitoba and Ontario, the company’s well-heeled management team thinks bigger is better when it comes to mining. The philosophy…

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