Archive : ' Rubicon'

Rubicon temporarily shuts down mill on Government order, CEO leaves

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY Rubicon Minerals has declined to comment on why its CEO Michael Lalonde “left the company” following a temporary government-ordered shut down of effluent releases from its Phoenix gold mill. “We cannot provide further [...]

Premier Wynne visits Red Lake, discusses short and long-term development of area

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE The over all big picture of economic development in the Red Lake area, both in the short and long term, was the main topic of conversation during The Northern Sun News’ recent sit-down [...]

Rubicon faces a couple set-backs, but pleased with progress

BY THE NORTHERN SUN NEWS STAFF Based on current plans, Rubicon expects first commercial production for its Phoenix Gold Project in Q1 2016. “Significant progress has been made at the Phoenix Gold Project to-date,” stated Michael [...]

Rubicon makes first gold pour at Phoenix Gold Project

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE Rubicon Minerals Corporation is ramping up to projected commercial production in mid-2015 and announced its first gold pour of 741 ounces last week at the Phoenix Gold Project. “This first pouring of gold [...]

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, [...]