Leagold Mining has reported drilling results for the first 20 holes of its infill and step-out exploration program at the Bermejal Underground deposit at the Los Filos gold mine in Guerrero state, Mexico. Highlights from the program include 7.2 g/mt over 18.8 m, 6.8 g/mt over 13.3 m, and 26.3 g/mt over 2 m (all capped grades and true widths).
Barkerville Gold Mines has announced additional drilling results from its ongoing, 130,000-m Phase II Island Mountain exploration drilling program on its flagship Cariboo gold project in central British Columbia, Canada. The company is currently exploring and delineating the Valley and Shaft zones of the project with seven drill rigs, while an eighth drill rig is conducting exploratory drilling on Barkerville Mountain.
Kingsgate Consolidated has discovered a new zone of silver mineralization at Cerro Blanco West on its 100% owned Nueva Esperanza precious metals project in the Maricunga district of Atacama province, Chile. Eight reverse circulation holes totaling 1,226 m were completed on the new target prior to drilling being halted by the early onset of winter conditions. Intercepts included 60 m grading 67.57 g/mt of silver from 40 m to 100 m downhole and 50 m grading 84.04 g/mt of silver from 62 m to 112 m downhole.