Tag Archives: Chuck Fipke

Ace of diamonds: Prospector Gren Thomas on his next big score

My interest in Canadian diamond exploration and search for value led me to Gren Thomas and North Arrow Minerals, the subject of this post. It’s a collaboration with my friend Tommy Humphreys, founder of CEO.ca, whose video interview with the … Continue reading

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Busy week in Canadian diamond world

by James Kwantes As regular World of Mining readers know, I have written about Eira Thomas and followed her career since I was an Ashton Mining shareholder. I interviewed Eira recently about her diamond pursuits and other endeavours for the … Continue reading

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Diamond riches fuel Chuck Fipke’s Derby dreams

Kentucky Derby winner Orb dominated the headlines and basked in the accolades following a muddy win at Churchill Downs on Saturday. The second-place finisher wasn’t a bad story either. Golden Soul overcame pre-race odds of 34-1 to take second in … Continue reading

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Chasing the carat: Canada’s Queen of Diamonds comes full-circle

A World of Mining Special – Part 1 of 2 This is a story about Eira Thomas, dubbed the “Queen of Diamonds” for her role leading the geologists who discovered the kimberlite pipes that became the Diavik diamond mine. Diavik, … Continue reading

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