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Top News Stories

Marshall Minerals Corp. and President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Marshall Minerals Corp. Fined Under the Mining Act.
November 3, 2017 - Convicted - Marshall Minerals Corp. and Harry Quint, President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Marshall Minerals Corp.

Applications open for Mineral Exploration and Training Resources
November 2, 2017 - Ontario is continuing to provide incentives to junior exploration companies to foster training and capacity building for new and potential prospectors, and to encourage Indigenous Peoples to become more involved in prospecting or gain employment in the mineral development sector.

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Recent News

Publications Release Notice — December 16, 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on December 16, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is February 3, 2014. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Recommendations for Exploration, 2014-2015

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Recommendations for Exploration across Ontario have been released for 2014-2015. The recommendations are generated annually by staff of the Ontario Geological Survey from research, field programs and areas of industry activity.

Northwest Mining and Exploration Status Report 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The 2014 Northwest Mining and Exploration Status Report has been released by the staff of the Northwest Ontario Resident Geologist Program.   The report highlights activities in the region which include producing mines and quarries, major exploration projects, amethyst producers and identified mineral resources.

OGS field work activity posters presented at the 2014 Ontario Exploration and Geoscience Symposium Sudbury Ontario

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Ontario Geological Survey posters presented by geoscientists of the Earth Resources and Geoscience Mapping Section at the Ontario Exploration and Geoscience Symposium (OEGS) November 4 and 5, 2014, Sudbury Ontario

Publications Release Notice — November 4, 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on November 4, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is early December, 2014. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

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