Articles Tagged "saskatchewan"

Uranium Exploration Beyond the Athabasca Basin

Uranium – Uranium exploration in northern Saskatchewan has been going in a different direction recently. With the south of the basin staked-out, companies are looking once again to the under-explored northeastern part of Saskatchewan and into Manitoba where many of the same ingredients exist for high-grade mineralization potential. To learn more about the region, we spoke with Kivallq Energy's Jeff Ward and Northern Uranium's Chad Ulansky for insight on what's brought them to the region.

Alpha Completes Final Tranche of Private Placement

Uranium – Alpha Exploration (TSXV:AEX) announced that it has completed the final tranche of a non-brokered private placement, issuing 1.69 million flow-through units. In total, the company has issued 4,652,777 common shares and 2,326,387 to raise proceeds of $837,500. The proceeds are intended to fund exploration expenditures on properties in the Athabasca Basin.

Foran Mining ‘Firms Up’ Land Package Surrounding McIlvenna Bay Property

Copper – In a move to take greater control of land holdings surrounding its McIlvenna Bay property in east-central Saskatchewan, Foran Mining reached an agreement to extinguish Teck Resources's back-in rights on its Bigstone, Balsam and Hanson properties.