Archive : ' Rubicon'

Rubicon accepted into industrial electricity incentive program

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE Rubicon Minerals Corporation expects an annual electricity cost savings of approximately $4 million now that the company has been accepted into a special Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) industrial incentive program. The program, [...]

Rubicon faces big year ahead

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE Despite the rollercoaster ride gold prices have endured over the course of 2013, Rubicon management has got its chin up as it looks forward to 2014 – the year it will work toward [...]

Rubicon announces capital shortfall, increased mineral resource

By Lindsay Briscoe Rubicon Mineral Resources’ updated preliminary economic assessment (PEA) indicates, on the one hand, a $100 million shortfall in project capital and, on the other, a 111 per cent increase in mineral resources. “When [...]

First Nation calls for halt on RL gold project

By Jennifer Thurbide Rubicon Minerals Limited’s proposed Phoenix Gold Project received a court challenge for Christmas last month as Wabauskang First Nation (WFN) filed a lawsuit asking a provincial court to “either suspend or entirely cancel” [...]

Ebbs and flows: a look back at 2012

By Jennifer Thurbide As we turn the page on another year The Northern Sun News looks back on some of the headline grabbing news from the last twelve months. Ear Falls celebrates new government building Residents [...]