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After being hailed mid-decade as the most significant greenfields discovery in Kambalda for many years, Mincor Resources’ Cassini nickel deposit has delivered its highest value drill intercept thus far (reports MiningNews). Diamond core drilling hit 15.4m grading 4.7% nickel (with a true width of more than 13m), and encouragingly the intercept was on the boundary of the current mineral resource and 73m along strike from an earlier assay of 6.3m at 7.1% nickel.

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27th September 2019

A soaring gold price, now sitting above US$1500 per ounce, has enabled Western Australian Red 5 to generate significant revenue from its mines of A$151.5 million, but development of its Darlot and King of the Hills mines meant the company still delivered a net loss of $3 million (reports MiningNews).

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The upside at Northern Star Resources’ Pogo gold mine in Alaska remains clear, writes Kristie Batten

The upside at Northern Star Resources’ Pogo gold mine in Alaska remains clear, writes Kristie Batten after a site visit last week (reports MiningNews). Northern Star hosted a group of analysts and investors at site following the Denver Gold Forum, with some returning after 12 months to view the company's progress after it took ownership in late September 2018. Since then, the company has been working on an 18-month "renovation" of the asset, a Jundee lookalike, to realise its full potential.

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Gold’s return to $2200 an ounce appears to have shifted the fear-v-greed equation for shareholders in a pair of juniors targeted by Northern Star Resources and Silver Lake Resources (reports The Australian).

Gold’s return to $2200 an ounce appears to have shifted the fear-v-greed equation for shareholders in a pair of juniors targeted by Northern Star Resources and Silver Lake Resources (reports The Australian). Both bids are backed by the boards of the respective targets, but Silver Lake’s all-share offer for Egan Street Resources, and its Rothsay gold project in WA, looks to be in the most trouble.

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26th September 2019

Kalgoorlie explorer Bardoc Gold is bracing itself for a step change after tapping the market for $15 million (reports The Kalgoorlie Miner). Bardoc said it had firm commitments to raise $12 million through a share placement, with an additional $3 million potentially stemming from a share purchase plan.

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Kingston Resources (ASX: KSN) has just pulled off a rare feat – two high-grade gold discoveries on opposite sides of the Asia-Pacific in less than a fortnight. And, in the process the Sydney-based company may have put itself in contention to join the list of up-and-coming high-grade WA gold stories, following in the footsteps of market darlings such as Bellevue Gold (ASX: BGL) and Spectrum Metals (ASX: SPX).

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Northern Star Resources will spend $43 million expanding the capacity of its Pogo gold mine in Alaska by 30 per cent (reports The West Australian).

Northern Star Resources will spend $43 million expanding the capacity of its Pogo gold mine in Alaska by 30 per cent (reports The West Australian). The ASX-listed miner told the market this morning it would start work this financial year and complete the expansion early in the 2021 calendar year, increasing Pogo’s annual throughput capacity from one million tonnes to 1.3 million tonnes.

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After 10 years of trying to develop an iron ore mine in Brazil has prepared Centaurus Metals for what could be a company-making project – in nickel (reports Tim Treadgold on MiningNews).

After 10 years of trying to develop an iron ore mine in Brazil has prepared Centaurus Metals for what could be a company-making project – in nickel (reports Tim Treadgold on MiningNews). The switch can be put down to two issues. It's hard to be a small iron ore miner in a country better known for the world-class projects operated by Brazil's national mining champion, Vale, and it helps that Vale is keen to see its smaller base metal discoveries developed as "mini-mines".

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