Atlanta Gold Inc

In the field at California Gold's Fremont gold project in Mariposa County, California, from left: Jason Scherf, field technician; Bryan Alexander, field technician; Jean-Francois Ravenelle, SRK geologist; Cary Griffith, on-site manager; and Simon Cliffe, SRK. Photo by Katie Lister.

US Snapshot: Seven juniors of interest

The uptick in metal prices has coupled with optimism that the Trump administration’s business-friendly approach to taxes and regulations will boost early stage mineral exploration…



Drillers at work at Terraco Gold's Almaden gold project, 126 km northwest of Boise, Idaho. Photo by Terraco Gold

Idaho: More than just the Midas touch

Ask a mining investor about gold in Idaho and Midas Gold (MAX-T) will likely be the first name that pops  up. The company has put itself at the forefront of the conversation by proving up 5.8 million oz. of the yellow metal at its Golden…


Round-up of explorers in Idaho

Ask a mining investor about gold in Idahoand Midas Gold (MAX-Tt) will likely be the first name that pops to mind. The company has put itself at the forefront of the conversation by proving up 5.8 million oz. of the yellow metal at its Golden…


Midas has the golden touch in Idaho

Just six months after completing its $45.2-million initial public offering in July 2011, Midas Gold (MAX-T) has firmly emerged as the leading gold explorer in Idaho following the state’s recent resurgence as a prospective mining jurisdiction.


Premium Exploration's president Del Steiner (left) with vice-president of exploration Michael Ostenson at the Friday zone at the Idaho gold project. Photo by Matthew Allan

Hunting for gold in the Gem State

Most know Idaho as the Potato State, but the area also has a lesser-known nickname, the Gem State, which dates back to its territorial days. 



Venture gains for third straight week

Vancouver – The S&P TSX Venture Exchange Index rose for the third week in a row during the July 18-22 period, gaining 52.22 points to close at 2,059.60. From a strictly technical perspective, this year’s market downturn appears to have…



Twin plans diamond spinoff

Twin Mining (TWG-T) has retained M Partners to arrange financing for a new diamond exploration vehicle designed to …