Athabasca

PowerED™ by ATHABASCA UNIVERSITY JOINS D2L WAVE AS AN EDUCATION PARTNER

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:50pm

Kitchener, Waterloo , July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global learning technology leader D2L announced today that PowerED by Ath abasca University (AU) , a leader in online education, has joined D2L Wave as one of its first education partners.

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  • Kitchener, Waterloo , July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global learning technology leader D2L announced today that PowerED by Ath abasca University (AU) , a leader in online education, has joined D2L Wave as one of its first education partners.
  • PowerED by Athabasca University has revolutionized the delivery of online professional development learning, making them an ideal fit for D2L Waves education partner network.
  • By including PowerED s continuing education courses in D2L Waves catalog, corporations can quickly empower their employees to explore continuing education opportunities that meet their career goals.
  • Almost all PowerED students are working while theyre learning, so we understand the challenges around upskilling and reskilling, says Jessica Butts Scott, Director, PowerED by Athabasca University.

CanAlaska Mobilizes for West Athabasca Diamond Project

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 1:30pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 22, 2021) - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSXV: CVV) (OTCQB: CVVUF) (FSE: DH7N) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has mobilized a crew to begin kimberlite indicator mineral (KIM) sampling down-ice of its West Athabasca Diamond Project areas. The Company holds 51,654 hectares (129,135 acres) of claims encompassing over 300 circular magnetic anomalies in the Athabasca Basin of Saskatchewan. The project is located north and northeast of the past-producing Cluff Lake Uranium Mine (Figure 1).

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 22, 2021) - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSXV: CVV) (OTCQB: CVVUF) (FSE: DH7N) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has mobilized a crew to begin kimberlite indicator mineral (KIM) sampling down-ice of its West Athabasca Diamond Project areas.
  • Based on this observation, the West Athabasca claims were staked in 2015 and later optioned to DeBeers in 2016.
  • CanAlaska CEO, Cory Belyk, comments, "The team has done an excellent job of re-evaluating the potential of our West Athabasca Diamond Project.
  • CanAlaska is currently working with Cameco and Denison at two of the Company's properties in the Eastern Athabasca Basin.

Purepoint Uranium Completes Drilling at Umfreville and Provides an Update on Tabbernor Projects

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 11:30am

The Tabbernor Fault System (TFS) is a wide, >1500 km geophysical, topographic and geological structural zone that trends approximately northward along Saskatchewan's eastern boundary.

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  • The Tabbernor Fault System (TFS) is a wide, >1500 km geophysical, topographic and geological structural zone that trends approximately northward along Saskatchewan's eastern boundary.
  • Reactivation of the TFS may have coincided with the age of formation of large uranium deposits in the Athabasca Basin (Davies, 1998).
  • Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (TSXV: PTU) actively operates an exploration pipeline of 12 advanced projects in Canada's Athabasca Basin, the world's richest uranium region.
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    SOURCE Purepoint Uranium Group Inc.

Athabasca Minerals Announces RockChain(TM) Chief Technology Officer and Other Management Changes

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 9:35pm

Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - July 8, 2021) - Athabasca Minerals Inc. (TSXV: AMI) ("AMI" or the "Corporation") announces the following organizational changes:

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  • Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - July 8, 2021) - Athabasca Minerals Inc. (TSXV: AMI) ("AMI" or the "Corporation") announces the following organizational changes:
    Paul Leveille has been appointed as Chief Technology Officer ("CTO") of AMI RockChain Inc., effective July 1, 2021.
  • In her new role, Cheryl will be responsible for corporate and stakeholder relations, corporate governance, and strategic Human Resource initiatives.
  • Tanya Finney has resigned from her position as Director of Investor and Stakeholder Relations to pursue other interests.
  • Athabasca Minerals is an integrated group of companies capable of full life-cycle development and supply of aggregates and industrial minerals.

Athabasca Minerals Announces Voting Results from 2021 Annual General and Special Meeting

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10:47pm

An archive of the webcast of the meeting and the corporate update are available on the Athabasca website: https://www.athabascaminerals.com/investor-relations/ .

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  • An archive of the webcast of the meeting and the corporate update are available on the Athabasca website: https://www.athabascaminerals.com/investor-relations/ .
  • Athabasca Minerals is an integrated group of companies capable of full life-cycle development and supply of aggregates and industrial minerals.
  • In some cases, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of the words "would", "will", "anticipates", believes", "explores" and similar expressions.
  • The forward-looking statements included in this news release are not guarantees of future performance and should not be unduly relied upon.

Mikisew Cree First Nation urges Canada to resolve major challenges identified by UNESCO that are keeping Wood Buffalo National Park in peril

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 12:26am

Wood Buffalo National Park is moving closer to possibly becoming Canada's first World Heritage Site to be added to UNESCO's List of World Heritage in Danger until more corrective measures are completed.

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  • Wood Buffalo National Park is moving closer to possibly becoming Canada's first World Heritage Site to be added to UNESCO's List of World Heritage in Danger until more corrective measures are completed.
  • "Our way of life depends on having a healthy Peace Athabasca Delta in Wood Buffalo National Park," said Mikisew Chief Peter Powder.
  • "It was bittersweet to receive this report on National Indigenous Peoples Day," added Melody Lepine, Mikisew's UNESCO lead.
  • "Saving Wood Buffalo National Park provides many opportunities for Canada to show it is a champion for the environment and reconciliation in a tangible way.

Athabasca Minerals Announces Filing of Regulatory Application for Prosvita Sand Project and Updates Its Regional Sand Resources

Monday, June 21, 2021 - 12:00pm

AMI Silica has filed its regulatory application with Alberta Environment & Parks (AEP) for the 'Prosvita Sand Project' (formerly called the Duvernay Sand Project).

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  • AMI Silica has filed its regulatory application with Alberta Environment & Parks (AEP) for the 'Prosvita Sand Project' (formerly called the Duvernay Sand Project).
  • Measured and Indicated resources of 40/140 mesh fraction were calculated to be 11.9 million tonnes ("MT") with an additional 0.9 MT of Inferred resources.
  • Athabasca Minerals is an integrated group of companies capable of full life-cycle development and supply of aggregates and industrial minerals.
  • Privco2 supports the Prosvita Sand Project (formerly called the Duvernay Sand Project).

Athabasca Minerals Announces Change of Venue for Annual General and Special Meeting to be Held on June 22, 2021

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 9:30pm

Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - June 17, 2021) - Athabasca Minerals Inc. (TSXV: AMI) ("Athabasca" or the "Corporation") announces that the venue for the Corporation's Annual General and Special Meeting ("AGSM") has been changed to Roslyn Building, Floor 4 - Conference Centre, 400 - 5th Avenue SW, Calgary, AB T2P 0L6.

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  • Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - June 17, 2021) - Athabasca Minerals Inc. (TSXV: AMI) ("Athabasca" or the "Corporation") announces that the venue for the Corporation's Annual General and Special Meeting ("AGSM") has been changed to Roslyn Building, Floor 4 - Conference Centre, 400 - 5th Avenue SW, Calgary, AB T2P 0L6.
  • As previously published, the AGSM will take place at 9:30 am (MT) on Tuesday, June 22, 2021.
  • The AGSM will be convened with the minimum quorum of shareholders as stated in the by-laws of the Corporation.
  • Athabasca Minerals is an integrated group of companies capable of full life-cycle development and supply of aggregates and industrial minerals.

West Mining Completes Acquisition of Kena & Daylight Properties

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 3:32pm

b'VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- West Mining Corp. (\xe2\x80\x9cWest\xe2\x80\x9d or the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d) (CSE: WEST) (OTC: WESMF) is pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisition of a 100% interest in its Kena and Daylight properties (collectively, the \xe2\x80\x9cKena Project\xe2\x80\x9d or the \xe2\x80\x9cProject\xe2\x80\x9d) located in the Nelson Mining District in southeastern British Columbia.\n\xe2\x80\x9cSecuring 100% ownership of our flagship Kena Project is a monumental step for the Company,\xe2\x80\x9d stated Nicholas Houghton, President and CEO of West.

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  • b'VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- West Mining Corp. (\xe2\x80\x9cWest\xe2\x80\x9d or the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d) (CSE: WEST) (OTC: WESMF) is pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisition of a 100% interest in its Kena and Daylight properties (collectively, the \xe2\x80\x9cKena Project\xe2\x80\x9d or the \xe2\x80\x9cProject\xe2\x80\x9d) located in the Nelson Mining District in southeastern British Columbia.\n\xe2\x80\x9cSecuring 100% ownership of our flagship Kena Project is a monumental step for the Company,\xe2\x80\x9d stated Nicholas Houghton, President and CEO of West.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cHistoric gold production at Daylight bodes well for its future development.
  • To acquire the shares of 1994854 from Boundary, West made a cash payment of $800,000 to Boundary and issued an aggregate of 7,361,112 Shares to Boundary.\nWest\xc2\xa0Mining\xc2\xa0Corp.\xc2\xa0is\xc2\xa0a\xc2\xa0mineral\xc2\xa0exploration\xc2\xa0company\xc2\xa0acquiring\xc2\xa0and\xc2\xa0developing\xc2\xa0advanced and\xc2\xa0prospective\xc2\xa0early stage\xc2\xa0exploration\xc2\xa0projects.\xc2\xa0\xc2\xa0It\xc2\xa0is\xc2\xa0fully\xc2\xa0focused\xc2\xa0on\xc2\xa0its\xc2\xa0100% owned\xc2\xa08000 hectare\xc2\xa0Kena\xc2\xa0Project located near Nelson, British Columbia.\xc2\xa0 Over 37,000 metres of drilling completed\xc2\xa0to date on the project.\xc2\xa0\xc2\xa0The Kena Project comprises three adjoining Properties:\xc2\xa0 Kena, Daylight and Athabasca.\xc2\xa0 The Kena Property hosts the Kena Gold, Gold Mountain and Copper King showings together with the historic Euphrates and Gold Cup gold mines.
  • The Daylight property contains the historic past producing Daylight, Starlight, Victoria and Great Eastern gold mines.\xc2\xa0\xc2\xa0Along\xc2\xa0trend to the north is the Athabasca Property, with the historic Athabasca Gold Mine.\xc2\xa0 The historic mines and known mineralized zones on these three properties are structurally controlled along a 15 kilometre strike as identified by strong geophysical signatures.\n'

Athabasca Minerals Announces Q4 2020 and Year-End Results and Investor Update

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 5:06pm

b'Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 21, 2021) - Athabasca Minerals Inc. (TSXV: AMI) ("Athabasca" or the "Corporation") announces its financial results for the fourth-quarter and year-ended December 31, 2020.

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  • b'Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 21, 2021) - Athabasca Minerals Inc. (TSXV: AMI) ("Athabasca" or the "Corporation") announces its financial results for the fourth-quarter and year-ended December 31, 2020.
  • The Corporation\'s 2020 Financial Statements and Management\'s Discussion and Analysis ("MD&A") are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and on the Athabasca Minerals Inc. website at www.athabascaminerals.com .
  • The Corporation also announces the Q4 2020 Results Investor Update to be held on April 27, 2021.\nIn the fourth quarter of 2020, Athabasca reported consolidated revenue of $0.5 million ($1.1 million in Q4 2019) with a total loss and comprehensive loss of $0.9 million, compared to loss of $1.1 million in Q4 2019.\nRobert Beekhuizen, Chief Executive Officer, states: "In 2020, we streamlined our company with operational efficiencies and reduced our expenses.
  • "\nAthabasca Minerals reports the following key highlights for Q4-2020:\nAMI Aggregates was impacted by lower activity due to COVID-19 as well as the economic downturn.