Latest open-pit mining Stories

2008-08-26 12:01:14

FORT FRANCES, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 26, 2008) - Q-Gold Resources Ltd.

2008-08-24 09:00:28

By TONY DAVIS When mining engineer Dennis Fischer drives visitors to the site of the proposed Rosemont mine in the Santa Rita Mountains, he talks of jobs and tax benefits.

2008-08-12 15:00:50

TORONTO, Canada, August 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Guyana Goldfields Inc. (GUY-TSX) reports the completion of a NI43-101 Preliminary Assessment Report on the Company's 100% owned Aurora Project, Guyana.

2008-07-29 09:00:59

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Metalline Mining Company is pleased to announce that a new resource model has been completed on the Sierra Mojada, Coahuila, Mexico Oxide Zinc mineralization.

2008-07-28 06:01:05

By Tony Davis, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Jul. 28--One of the few studies conducted on mining's effects on wildlife found that a native desert-bighorn sheep population hung on despite the presence of a major copper mine northwest of Tucson.

2008-07-02 12:00:56

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 2, 2008) - GBS Gold International Inc.

2008-06-25 00:02:36

VANCOUVER, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (All figures in US dollars except where noted) Northgate Minerals Corporation (TSX: NGX, AMEX: NXG) is pleased to report the completion of a NI 43-101 Preliminary Assessment Report (the "Preliminary Assessment") on the Young-Davidson Project in Matachewan, Ontario.

2005-09-23 07:30:00

Long before Hurricane Katrina inundated New Orleans with what officials describe as a dangerous toxic soup, Montana's mining capital struggled to deal with a massive watery hazard.

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