Michael Allan McCrae

Water shortage threatens Centerra Gold's Mount Milligan copper-gold mine

Centerra Gold's (TSX:CG) Mount Milligan mine, located about 250 km north of Prince George, may have to reduce production due to reduced precipitation and a minimal snow melt The...

No charges laid for Imperial Metals from 2014 Mount Polley tailings breach

Imperial Metals has escaped charges relating to the breach at its Mount Polley tailings pond in...

Security guards with Vancouver’s B2Gold project shot dead in the Philippines

Vancouver-based B2Gold (TSX:BTO) says two security contractors were found dead after being shot at their guard post at the Masbate gold project in the Philippines. The incident occurred in the early...

Canada is seen as world’s 10th least corrupt nation, new survey reveals (with interactive map)

Canada is near the bottom of a list of the world’s most corrupt countries, according to ...

Northern Dynasty-backed mine may be blocked by little-known U.S. EPA regulation

The United States Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to invoke a little used provision that may block Pebble Mine – an proposed Alaska copper project backed by Vancouver’s...

Scientists discover unique mineral 'unrelated to anything'

A researcher has discovered a mineral from Western Australia that is unique and doesn't appear to be related to any other mineral family.

Goldcorp extends Osisko offer

Goldcorp (TSX:GG) extended its $2.6 billion offer to Osisko (TSX:OSK) shareholders until March 21, 2014.

New Prosperity assessment was “very damning”: Harper

Prime Minister Stephen Harper, speaking at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) 2014 convention March 3, said the weight of the environmental assessment compelled his...

Pan American Silver posts massive net loss in 2013

Vancouver's Pan American Silver (TSX:PAA) posted a net loss of $293.1 million in 2013, attributable in most part to an impairment charge on its Dolores Mine resulting from long-term metal prices and...

Sandstorm reviewing its investment in cash-starved Colossus Minerals

Vancouver streaming company Sandstorm Metals & Energy (TSX-V:SND) is reviewing its investment in Colossus Minerals (TSX:CSI), which ceased underground development of its Serra Pelada...