Before joining the Investing News Network as senior editor, Andrew was an editor at MINING.com, a mining and mineral exploration blog covering the global mining industry and commodities markets. With a background in newspaper and trade magazine reporting, Andrew has written for the Black Press newspaper chain in British Columbia, Business in Vancouver and Baum Publications, where he edited magazines on construction and environmental technology. Andrew also has experience in transportation logistics, having worked at the Port of Vancouver and for Korean shipping giant Hanjin. He studied journalism and political science, and earned a Master's degree from the London School of Economics. In his spare time Andrew enjoys cooking, playing squash and travel.
Klondex Mines (TSX:KDX), working to put its Fire Creek gold project in Nevada into production, on Wednesday said it will pay Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM) about $83 million for its Midas mine and milling facility in the same state.
Calico Resources (TSXV:CKB), which owns the Grassy Mountain gold play in southeast Oregon, on Tuesday announced it has agreed to sell the project to private company Rockstar Resources for a consideration of $35 million.
Resources Appalaches (TSXV:APP), a Quebec-based company developing the Dufferin gold mine in Nova Scotia, said on Wednesday it is fully permitted to proceed with gold production, after the final industrial permit was issued by provincial authorities.