Greater Sudbury

Inventus Drills 4.4 g/t Gold and 0.09% Cobalt Over 7 Metres at Cobalt Hill

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:54pm

Our principal assets are a 100% interest in the Pardo Paleoplacer Gold Project and the Sudbury 2.0 Project located northeast of Sudbury.

Key Points: 
  • Our principal assets are a 100% interest in the Pardo Paleoplacer Gold Project and the Sudbury 2.0 Project located northeast of Sudbury.
  • Pardo is the first important paleoplacer gold discovery found in North America.
  • The samples collected by Inventus described in this release were transported in secure sealed bags for preparation and assayed by SGS Laboratories.
  • Samples over 10 g/t gold were subject to a 50 g aliquot FA with gravimetric finish.

Rockcliff Initiates Rail Property Drill Program and Receives $300,000 Grant from Manitoba Mineral Development Fund

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 11:57am

Sudbury, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 8, 2021) - Rockcliff Metals Corporation(CSE: RCLF)("Rockcliff" or the "Company")is pleased to announce a 6 hole, 1,800 metre drill program has commenced at its 100% owned Rail Property that will be subsidized by a $300,000 grant from the Manitoba Mineral Development Fund ("MMDF").

Key Points: 
  • Sudbury, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 8, 2021) - Rockcliff Metals Corporation(CSE: RCLF)("Rockcliff" or the "Company")is pleased to announce a 6 hole, 1,800 metre drill program has commenced at its 100% owned Rail Property that will be subsidized by a $300,000 grant from the Manitoba Mineral Development Fund ("MMDF").
  • The drill program is designed to test 2 potential volcanogenic massive sulphide ("VMS") targets south of the Rail Deposit.
  • The Rail Property is part of the Company's recent Preliminary Economic Assessment ("PEA") published January 25, 2021.
  • Highlights of the $300,000 MMDF Grant:
    "We are pleased to announce the commencement of an important drill program exploring for a new VMS discovery at the Rail Property and the receipt of grant support from the Manitoba Government.

Thorneloe University Will Seek Remedy in the Court to Block Attempt by Laurentian University to Terminate 60-Year Old Federation Agreement

Saturday, April 3, 2021 - 1:02am

SUDBURY, ON, April 2, 2021 /CNW/ - Thorneloe University has announced that it will apply to Court to block an attempt by Laurentian University to unilaterally terminate the 60-year old federation agreement between Thorneloe and Laurentian that was jointly entered into when the institutions were established.

Key Points: 
  • SUDBURY, ON, April 2, 2021 /CNW/ - Thorneloe University has announced that it will apply to Court to block an attempt by Laurentian University to unilaterally terminate the 60-year old federation agreement between Thorneloe and Laurentian that was jointly entered into when the institutions were established.
  • On April 1, 2021, Laurentian sent Thorneloe a "Notice of its intention to disclaim or resiliate" its federation agreement with Thorneloe, effective May 1, 2021, even though there is no termination provision in the federation agreement to allow Laurentian to do so.
  • The next day, Throneloe's lawyers sent a letter that Thorneloe would oppose Laurentian's attempt in Court.
  • Thorneloe University is an interdisciplinary centre of teaching, learning and research in the humanities, the arts and theology that is fully integrated with Laurentian University.

Inventus Receives Approval for Pardo Bulk Sample

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 10:00am

Inventus is a mineral exploration and development company focused on the world-class mining district of Sudbury, Ontario.

Key Points: 
  • Inventus is a mineral exploration and development company focused on the world-class mining district of Sudbury, Ontario.
  • Our principal assets are a 100% interest in the Pardo Paleoplacer Gold Project and the Sudbury 2.0 Project located northeast of Sudbury.
  • Pardo is the first important paleoplacer gold discovery found in North America.
  • Forward-looking statements may be identified by such terms as believes, anticipates, expects, estimates, may, could, would, if, yet, potential, undetermined, objective, or plan.

Faculty appalled there’s no money for Laurentian in new government funding for postsecondary education

Friday, March 19, 2021 - 9:43pm

TORONTO, March 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ontarios faculty and academic librarians are appalled and dismayed that none of the $106.4 million in new postsecondary funding announced by the Ontario government has been allocated to Laurentian University.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, March 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ontarios faculty and academic librarians are appalled and dismayed that none of the $106.4 million in new postsecondary funding announced by the Ontario government has been allocated to Laurentian University.
  • This announcement demonstrates this governments callous disregard for the people of Sudbury and the students, faculty, and staff who work at Laurentian.
  • Laurentian University is the first and only public university to experience financial distress and not receive financial assistance from the Ontario government.
  • From day one, the Ford government has been ignoring the voices of faculty, staff, and students as it carelessly mismanages Ontarios public postsecondary education system.

SPC Nickel Corp. to Commence Trading on the TSX-V

Monday, March 8, 2021 - 2:21pm

Sudbury, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - March 8, 2021) - SPC Nickel Corp. (TSXV: SPC) ("SPC", the "Company") is pleased to announce its common shares will commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange on March 8, 2021 under the symbol "SPC".

Key Points: 
  • Sudbury, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - March 8, 2021) - SPC Nickel Corp. (TSXV: SPC) ("SPC", the "Company") is pleased to announce its common shares will commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange on March 8, 2021 under the symbol "SPC".
  • Highlights of SPC Nickel Corp. include:
    Proven management team and Board with strong exploration, development and operations skills, as well as capital markets experience.
  • (PGO), CEO and President of SPC Nickel Corp. and a Qualified Person under National Instrument 43-101.
  • SPC Nickel Corp. is a new Canadian public corporation focused on exploring for Ni-Cu-PGMs within the world class Sudbury Mining Camp.

SPC Nickel Corp. Files Final Prospectus and Announces Initial Public Trading Date

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:10pm

Sudbury, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - February 25, 2021) - SPC Nickel Corp. (TSXV: SPC) ("SPC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that that the Company filed and obtained a receipt for its final long form prospectus with the Ontario Securities Commission today.

Key Points: 
  • Sudbury, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - February 25, 2021) - SPC Nickel Corp. (TSXV: SPC) ("SPC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that that the Company filed and obtained a receipt for its final long form prospectus with the Ontario Securities Commission today.
  • The Company has provided TSX Trust with notice of the automatic exercise of the Special Warrants.
  • We believe we have multiple opportunities for growth and are excited to embark on the next phase of SPC's development."
  • SPC Nickel Corp. (TSXV: SPC) is engaged in the exploration of nickel, copper and platinum group metal mineral projects within the Sudbury mining district of Ontario.

Inventus Provides Sudbury 2.0 Drilling Update

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 7:44pm

Inventus is a mineral exploration and development company focused on the world-class mining district of Sudbury, Ontario.

Key Points: 
  • Inventus is a mineral exploration and development company focused on the world-class mining district of Sudbury, Ontario.
  • Our principal assets are a 100% interest in the Pardo Paleoplacer Gold Project and the Sudbury 2.0 Project located northeast of Sudbury.
  • Although these statements are based on information currently available to the Company, the Company provides no assurance that actual results will meet managements expectations.
  • The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, other than as required by law.

Transition Metals Declares Dividend-In-Kind of Shares Held in SPC Nickel Corp.

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:10pm

Sudbury, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - February 24, 2021) - Transition Metals Corp (TSXV: XTM) ("Transition", the "Company") is pleased to announce that its board of directors has declared a special dividend-in-kind (the "Dividend") of a portion of the common shares of SPC Nickel Corp. ("SPC Nickel") held by the Company to the Company's shareholders of record as at March 3, 2021 (the "Record Date").

Key Points: 
  • Sudbury, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - February 24, 2021) - Transition Metals Corp (TSXV: XTM) ("Transition", the "Company") is pleased to announce that its board of directors has declared a special dividend-in-kind (the "Dividend") of a portion of the common shares of SPC Nickel Corp. ("SPC Nickel") held by the Company to the Company's shareholders of record as at March 3, 2021 (the "Record Date").
  • Each holder of the Company's common shares on the Record Date will receive 0.1 of an SPC Nickel share (each whole SPC Nickel share, a "SPC Nickel Share") for each one Transition share held by the Transition shareholders.
  • Transition Metals Corp (TSXV: XTM) is a Canadian-based, multi-commodity project generator that specializes in converting new exploration ideas into Canadian discoveries in Canada.
  • The Company has an expanding portfolio that currently includes more than 25 gold, copper, nickel and platinum projects across Canada.

Northern Ontario Health Coalitions Hold Press Conference on "Northern Bubble" and Travel Issues

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 9:19pm

TORONTO and SUDBURY, Ontario, Feb. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Public Health has recommended that everyone stay home as much as possible and not engage in unnecessary travel.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO and SUDBURY, Ontario, Feb. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Public Health has recommended that everyone stay home as much as possible and not engage in unnecessary travel.
  • Reducing the number of contacts between people is critical to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
  • Ontario is seeing initial positive results already from the "lockdown, but we are not safe yet.
  • With the potential of March break travel around the corner, the emergence of the UK variant in northern communities, and a public debate about a "northern bubble", the Ontario Health Coalition and local Health Coalitions in Northern Ontario are holding a press conference.