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  • General 2015-05-10
    The mine was in operation from 1956 to 1960, and again from 1968 to 1990, during which time it produced 44 million tons of ore from two separate shafts. It was operated by Rio Algom. The site has been rehabilitated and its tailings facility is currently undergoing environmental monitoring.

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  • Denison Completes Highly Successful Summer 2016 Drilling Program at Wheeler River 2016-10-06

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 6, 2016) - Denison Mines Corp. ("Denison" or the "Company") (TSX:DML)(NYSE MKT:DNN) is pleased to report the completion of a safe and highly successful summer 2016 drilling program on the Company's 60% owned Wheeler River project, located in the infrastructure rich eastern portion of the Athabasca Basin region in northern Saskatchewan. The summer program included 37 drill holes for a total of 23,622 metres, which were focused on expanding the mineralization in the vicinity of the Gryphon deposit and completing an initial set of infill and delineation holes. The program's objectives were exceeded, demonstrating the Gryphon deposit is part of a large and robust mineralizing system that remains open in numerous directions. Key highlights for the program include:

  • Denison Expands High-Grade Mineralization of Gryphon Deposit as Drilling Continues at Wheeler River 2016-09-22

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 22, 2016) - Denison Mines Corp. ("Denison" or the "Company") (TSX:DML)(NYSE MKT:DNN) is pleased to report the expansion of the high-grade A and B series lenses both down-dip and up-dip on the southwestern portion of the Gryphon deposit, located on the Company's 60% owned Wheeler River project in the infrastructure rich eastern portion of the Athabasca Basin region in northern Saskatchewan. A further four exploration drill holes have been completed at the Gryphon deposit, with each hole returning significant uranium intersections outside of the existing mineralized extent of the current mineral resources estimated for the Gryphon deposit.

  • Denison Expands Strike Length of Gryphon D Series Lenses and Announces Plans for Follow-Up Drilling at K-West on Wheeler River 2016-09-07

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 7, 2016) - Denison Mines Corp. ("Denison" or the "Company") (TSX:DML)(NYSE MKT:DNN) is pleased to announce that results from an additional 13 exploration drill holes, targeting the D series mineralized lenses, have successfully expanded the strike length of the lenses immediately north and northwest of the Gryphon uranium deposit, on the 60% owned Wheeler River property, which is located in the infrastructure rich eastern portion of the Athabasca Basin region in northern Saskatchewan.

  • Denison Announces Initiation of Pre-Feasibility Study and Result of First Infill Drill Hole at Wheeler River Gryphon Deposit 2016-07-19

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 19, 2016) - Denison Mines Corp. ("Denison" or the "Company") (TSX:DML)(NYSE MKT:DNN) is pleased to announce the initiation of a Pre-Feasibility Study ("PFS") for its 60% owned Wheeler River property, located in the infrastructure rich eastern portion of the Athabasca Basin region in northern Saskatchewan, and the results from its first infill drill hole at the basement-hosted Gryphon deposit. Drill hole WR-668 intersected 0.93% eU3O8 over 14.1 metres (including 2.1% eU3O8 over 3.7 metres and 1.4% eU3O8 over 1.3 metres) and 2.4% eU3O8 over 7.3 meters (including 3.7% eU3O8 over 4.5 metres), which reinforces the high grade results previously reported for the Gryphon deposit.

  • Denison Reports McClean Lake Mill Obtains Regulatory Authorization to Produce Up to 24 Mlbs U3O8 Per Year 2016-05-31

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 31, 2016) - Denison Mines Corp. ("Denison" or the "Company") (TSX:DML)(NYSE MKT:DNN) is pleased to report that its 22.5% owned McClean Lake mill has obtained authorization from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission ("CNSC") to increase its annual production capacity of uranium ("U3O8") from 13 million to 24 million pounds per year.

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