De Beers recently accepted the Corporate Community Service Award from the Northwest Territories and Nunavut Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists (NAPEG) during the annual awards banquet held on March 12, 2020 in recognition of the company’s efforts to leave a positive, lasting legacy on northern communities.
In late March, Gold Terra announced the results of five holes from the winter 2020 drill program at Sam Otto. The drilling tested a previously undrilled One between the Sam Otto Main Zone and its southern extension.
In early April, Alamos Gold Inc. reported that a group of armed robbers obtained gold dore bars at its Mulatos mine site in Mexico, before escaping in an aircraft. According to The Canadian Press, a Spanish statement from Alamos’s Mexican subsidiary Minas de Oro Nacional said five heavily armed people subdued security guards who were loading the bars for transport on a plane on Wednesday morning.