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Creating Opportunities for Graduates in Greater Sudbury
November 24, 2017 - Ontario is helping to attract and retain college and university graduates to Northern Ontario by providing one-year internships with companies and organizations based in the North. 

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.

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Recent News

MAM Update - Special PDAC edition - March 2017

Mines and Minerals Division: 

See You at the 2017 PDAC Convention

The Mining Act Modernization Phase 3 team will be at the 2017 annual convention of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) to provide a number of venues and opportunities for mineral development clients to learn more about Schedule 2 of the proposed Aggregate Resources and Mining Modernization Act (Bill 39).

2017 Ontario Geological Survey Field Projects

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey will conduct approximately 20 geoscience mapping projects across Ontario during 2017. The accompanying map highlights active projects planned for Northern and Southern Ontario.

Exploration Plans and Permits table

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Exploration Plans & Permits Table has been updated (November 21, 2017)

Publications Release Notice — March 6, 2017

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on March 6, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is April 4, 2017. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

COME SEE US AT PDAC 2017

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ministry of Northern Development and Mines (MNDM) will present a number of seminars at the 2017 Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) annual convention at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, March 5-8. From geoscience expertise provided by the Ontario Geological Survey (OGS), to strengthening relationships with Indigenous communities, ministry staff will help you explore Ontario’s mineral development and investment opportunities.

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