Western Copper and Gold Corporation (TSX:WRN) is advancing its 100% owned Casino Project, a large copper-gold deposit located in the politically-stable territory of Yukon, Canada.
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Highland Copper Company Inc. (TSXV:HI) has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement pursuant to which Upper Peninsula Copper Holdings Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Highland, will acquire all of the rights, title and interest of Copper Range Company, a subsidiary of First Quantum Minerals Ltd., in the White Pine copper project located in the Upper Peninsula region of Michigan, U.S.A.
South American Silver Corp. (TSX:SAC,OTCQX:SOHAF) announce that it will be changing its name to TriMetals Mining Inc. effective in late March after the PDAC.
Southern Silver Exploration Corp. (TSXV:SSV,FWB:SEG) reported that Freeport-McMoRan Exploration Corporation provided $475,000 to Southern Silver - utilized as to $250,000 to pay the February 2014 periodic option payment to the optionor of the Cerro Las Minitas mineral concessions, with the balance of $225,000 utilized in exploration expenses on the property. Southern Silver also reported that FMEC completed a second phase of exploration on the Cerro Las Minitas project.
Avrupa Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:AVU) reported that recent drilling at Sesmarias South in the Alvalade Joint Venture project in the Pyrite Belt of southern Portugal, intersected copper-bearing massive and semi-massive sulfide mineralization. Highlights include 0.85 meters of massive and semi-massive/stockwork sulfide mineralization grading 1.81% Cu, 2.57% Pb, 4.38% Zn, 0.13% Sn, and 75.27 ppm Ag.
Tarsis Resources Ltd. (TSXV:TCC) announced a private placement of 3 million units at $0.075 cents to raise $200,000.
Nevada Copper Corp. (TSX:NCU) announced that Vice President, Operations for Nevada Copper, Mr. Timothy Arnold, has been named by the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration's Nominating Committee as its candidate for President-elect Designate.
Zincore Metals Inc. (TSX:ZNC) announced the next phase of drilling at the Dolores copper porphyry project in southern Peru. Drilling is set to begin after the end of the region's rainy season in April.
Copper Mountain Mining Corporation (TSX:CUM) provided investors with an update on the construction of the new permanent secondary crusher at the Copper Mountain mine located in southern British Columbia.