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Peregrine Diamonds: (Barely) buried treasure on Baffin Island

by James Kwantes, World of Mining Peregrine Diamonds released its maiden resource estimate for Chidliak Wednesday, and it sparkled. The diamond exploration company led by Eric Friedland reported an NI 43-101 compliant inferred resource of 7.47 million carats of diamonds … Continue reading

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Chidliak grade gives Peregrine Diamonds an “A”

Eric Friedland’s Peregrine Diamonds released news this morning that moved the stock 52%, to 64 cents, by the time markets closed. A 222-dry-tonne bulk sample from the company’s CH-6 kimberlite returned an impressive grade of 2.7 carats per tonne and … 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: The Friedlands go diamond-hunting

A World of Mining special – Part 2 of 2 Part 1: Chasing the carat: Canada’s Queen of Diamonds comes full-circle | World of Mining by James Kwantes Stornoway Diamonds’ hostile takeover of Ashton Mining and Quebec’s Renard diamond project … Continue reading

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