Latest Fosterville Gold Mine Stories

2010-01-18 20:05:00

Expanded 2010 Exploration Budget of $21 Million VANCOUVER, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - (All figures in US dollars except where noted) - Northgate Minerals Corporation (TSX: NGX, NYSE Amex: NXG) today reported gold production of 81,098 ounces in the fourth quarter of 2009, bringing full year production to a record 362,743 ounces of gold. Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Production Highlights - Quarterly gold production of 81,098 ounces at Northgate's three...

2008-10-30 18:00:21

VANCOUVER, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northgate Minerals Corporation (TSX: NGX, NYSE ALTERNEXT/AMEX: NXG) is pleased to announce significant assay results for nine diamond drill holes in the Harrier Underground zone (within the area previously referred to as the Wirrawilla zone), located just south of the existing reserves at the Fosterville Gold mine in Victoria, Australia. The results of the diamond drill program include the discovery of significant extensions to three north...

2008-08-01 06:00:35

VANCOUVER, Aug 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (All figures in US dollars except where noted) - Northgate Minerals Corporation (TSX: NGX; AMEX: NXG) today reported cash flow from operations of $40,859,000 or $0.16 per diluted common share for the second quarter of 2008. Second Quarter 2008 Highlights - Total gold production of 83,561 ounces at Northgate's three operating mines at an average net cash cost of production of $423 per ounce of gold. -...

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