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  • Spectrum, Canada: 73m grading 0.97g/t Au, 0.26% Cu and 1.2g/t Ag from 199m depth (S16-077) 2016-08-25
  • Skeena Releases Drill Results From Spectrum & Commences Drilling at Snip 2016-08-24

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - August 24, 2016) - Skeena Resources Limited (TSX VENTURE: SKE) ("Skeena" or the "Company") is pleased to announce initial drill results from the Spectrum gold-copper project ("Spectrum") and the commencement of drilling at the Snip gold project ("Snip"), both located in the Golden Triangle of northwest British Columbia.

  • Skeena Announces Maiden Resource Estimate for Spectrum Gold-Copper Deposit 2016-04-25

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - April 25, 2016) - Skeena Resources Limited (TSX VENTURE: SKE) ("Skeena" or the "Company") is pleased to announce an initial, independent National Instrument 43-101 Mineral Resource estimate for its 100 percent-owned Spectrum gold-copper project in the Golden Triangle of northwestern BC. In addition, the Company is pleased to report on the commencement of additional metallurgical test work and exploration plans for the upcoming 2016 field season at Spectrum.

  • Skeena Acquires GJ Copper-Gold Project 2015-11-04

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 4, 2015) - Skeena Resources Limited (TSX VENTURE:SKE) ("Skeena" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of a 100% interest in the GJ property (the "GJ Property") from majority owner Teck Resources Limited (TSX:TCK) ("Teck") and its 49% joint venture partner, NGEx Resources Inc. (TSX:NGQ) ("NGEx"). The GJ Property is comprised of 80 mineral claims totaling 37,508 hectares and is located adjacent to the eastern boundary of Skeena's Spectrum Project in the Golden Triangle of northwest British Columbia.

  • Skeena Intersects 14 Metres Grading 7.82 g/t Au 2015-10-26

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 26, 2015) - Skeena Resources Limited (TSX VENTURE:SKE) ("Skeena" or the "Company") is pleased to report assay results for nine holes totaling 2,828 metres from its drill program at the Spectrum Gold project in the Golden Triangle of north-western British Columbia. Exploration drilling is now complete for the season, with a total of 17,357 m drilled in 61 holes. Assays for the remaining 18 holes (6,576 m) will be reported over the next four to six weeks.

Golden Bear Information

  • General 2015-05-10
    The Golden Bear mine is a closed underground and open pit heap leach gold mine located in the extreme northwest corner of British Columbia, 100 kilometers west of the town of Dease Lake. The mine is accessible by way of a 153 kilometer long access road from the Telegraph Creek road. The site is within the Tahltan Highland Ecosection which is a transitional area lying between the coastal mountains and the interior plateaus. Elevation on the site ranges from 957 meters to 2,614 meters, so mining activities on the site occurred in sub-boreal forest through to alpine environments. The Golden Bear mine was originally discovered by Chevron Minerals who, in partnership with Homestake Mining, operated the site from 1989 to 1993. In 1993 the property was sold to Wheaton River Minerals and was operated by North American Metals Corp (NAMC) which became a subsidiary of Goldcorp Inc. following a merger between Wheaton and Goldcorp Inc. on April 15, 2005. Mining started at the Golden Bear mine in 1989 as an underground and open pit operation that fed a small mill with a roaster and gold leach circuit. The mining and milling shut down in 1994 and then reopened in 1997 as a seasonal heap leach operation. A combination of open pit and underground ore was used to build two heap leach pads that continued to produce gold until 2001. Mining at the Golden Bear mine was completed in 2000 when the economic ore was depleted.

Related News

  • Metals Creek Resources Corp. Mobilizes Diamond Drill Rig to the Ogden Gold Project Timmins, Ontario 2016-09-20

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 20, 2016) - Metals Creek Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:MEK) (the "Company") is pleased to report that the Company has mobilized a diamond drill rig to the Ogden Gold Project in Timmins Ontario and drilling is expected to start within 2 days.

  • Goldcorp puts Los Filos mine in Mexico on block, eyes other sales 2016-07-29
    Goldcorp Inc has put its Los Filos gold and silver mine in Mexico on the block and is also looking at selling two other non-core mines, chief executive David Garofalo said on Thursday. Vancouver-based Goldcorp has started a formal sales process for the Los Filos mine, Garofalo said in an interview, and it is looking at options for its Alumbrera mine in Argentina and its Marlin operation in Guatemala, both of which are getting close to being mined out.
  • Goldcorp Inc. Completes Acquisition of Kaminak Gold Corporation 2016-07-20

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 19, 2016) - Kaminak Gold Corporation ("Kaminak" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:KAM) is pleased to announce that Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G)(NYSE:GG) ("Goldcorp") has completed its previously announced acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Kaminak ("Kaminak Shares") by way of plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement").

  • Tahoe Resources Acquires 2% NSR Royalty at Bell Creek, Signs Letter of Intent to Obtain 100% Interest in Whitney Joint Venture 2016-07-05

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 5, 2016) - Tahoe Resources Inc. ("Tahoe" or the "Company") (TSX:THO)(NYSE:TAHO) today announced that the Company has acquired from Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G)(NYSE:GG) ("Goldcorp") for $12.5 million in cash Goldcorp's 2% net smelter return ("NSR") royalty related to production at Tahoe's 100%-owned Bell Creek Mine. The parties have also signed a letter of intent to increase Tahoe's ownership interest in the Whitney Joint Venture ("Whitney JV") to 100%, with Goldcorp's current interest of approximately 30% being reduced to a 2% NSR royalty. Under the terms of the letter of intent, Tahoe will assume all closure liabilities with respect to the Whitney JV properties, including historic liabilities not previously assumed by the Whitney JV. These historic liabilities are currently estimated by Tahoe to total approximately $12.0 million, an amount that Tahoe believes could be reduced through the development and operation of an open-pit mine. The Whitney JV transaction is subject to execution of a definitive agreement and to the approval of Tahoe's Board of Directors. (All amounts are in US dollars.)

  • Metals Creek Resources Corp. Continues to Intersect Gold Mineralization West of Thomas Ogden Zone 2016-06-23

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 23, 2016) - Metals Creek Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:MEK) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that drilling continues to intersect gold mineralization west of the Thomas Ogden Zone (TOG) on the Ogden Gold Project, Timmins, Ontario. The Property is held under a joint venture in which Metals Creek owns 50%, and Goldcorp Canada Ltd. ("Goldcorp") owns 50% (as manager and on behalf of the Porcupine Joint Venture, a joint venture between Goldcorp Inc. and Goldcorp Canada Ltd.) with MEK being the operator of the project. The Ogden claims cover eight kilometers of strike length of the Porcupine-Destor Fault between Goldcorp's 16.5 million oz. Dome Mine and Tahoe Resources West Timmins Mine. The vast majority of the Porcupine-Destor Fault on the property is underexplored, compared to other properties in the Timmins Gold camp.

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