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Spring 2018

First Mining announces major changes  
First Mining Finance Corp. (TSX: FF) announced that after accumulating 25 properties over the past two years through eight transactions, it’s changing its strategy and name going forward, and will focus on advancing existing properties to maximize shareholder value. As well, Jeff Swinoga has been appointed to succeed Dr. Chris Osterman as CEO effective Jan. 15, 2018, and Dr. Osterman will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer, focusing on project development. Patrick Donnelly, President, will continue in his current role and work closely with Mr. Swinoga.


Spring 2018 News:
• Benefits growing with Nunavut’s new mining industry 
• First Nations business alliance in Hornpayne
• Massive year-end fire at Kenora Forest Products mill
• Forest sector welcomes Clean Growth Program
• Battery research could triple range of electric vehicles
• UDMN member reaches commercial success
• EADDF guidelines from PDAC
• Agnico Eagle to purchase Canadian Malartic Corp.’s exploration assets
• Record year for Kirkland Lake Gold
• First Mining announces major changes
• Tolko Woodlands certified to SFI standards
• FPAC welcomes CPTPP
• Mountain Province to acquire Kennady Diamonds in friendly takeover
• Budget 2018 helps forest sector priorities in three areas
• FPAC and Earth Rangers announce Living Forests Initiative  

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