About Melissa Shaw

Melissa Shaw

Melissa Shaw is originally from Ontario and has worked primarily in radio and online media. She has a BA in Journalism from the University of King's College, a radio broadcasting diploma from Seneca College and a BA in English and Communication Studies from York University.

Melissa is an avid reader and joined INN in April 2017 as a staff writer for the resource division.


Base Metals Investing

Garibaldi Applies “Full Force” at Nickel Mountain

Garibaldi Resources TSX.V: GGI) (the “Company” or “Garibaldi”) is pleased to provide an exploration and corporate update pertaining to the Company’s 63 sq. km and 100%-owned E&L Project at Nickel Mountain in the heart of northwest British Columbia’s prolific Eskay Camp.


Crews, including Full Force Drilling out of Peachland, B.C., have mobilized to

Precious Metals Investing

Santacruz Silver Completes Gavilanes Property Sale to Marlin Gold

Santacruz Silver Mining (TSX.V:SCZ) (“Santacruz”) and Marlin Gold Mining (TSX.V:MLN) (“Marlin”) announce that, further to the companies’ joint press release dated August 8, 2017, the sale of Santacruz’s Gavilanes Property in Durango State, Mexico to Marlin (the “Gavilanes Transaction”) for total consideration of US$3.50 million plus applicable VAT (the “Purchase Price”) has been completed.

US$0.58 million from the Purchase Price was

Base Metals Investing

Midland and Altius Announce the Discovery of a New Nickel-Copper-Cobalt Showing in the James Bay Region Yielding up to 1.07% Ni, 0.24% Cu and 0.09% Co

Midland Exploration (“Midland”) (TSX VENTURE:MD) is pleased to announce the discovery of a new nickel-copper-cobalt showing, in the context of its strategic exploration alliance with Altius Minerals Corporation (“Altius”) (TSX:ALS).

The mineralization consists in a meta-pyroxenite with about 15% disseminated pyrrhotite and 3% pentlandite that returned 1.07% Ni, 0.24% Cu, 0.09% Co

Base Metals Investing

Victory Nickel Provides Corporate and Operations Update

Victory Nickel (“Victory Nickel” or the “Company”) (CSE: NI, www.victorynickel.ca) today provided an update on corporate and operating activity.

Nickel Assets
While frac sand has been the focus of management’s efforts over the past several years, the Company’s nickel projects remain valuable assets. Relative to the past several years, the nickel price has

Base Metals Investing

Group Ten Metals Completes Amended Acquisition Agreement for Catalyst Ni-PGE-Cu Project in Southwest Yukon

Group Ten Metals (TSX-V:PGE) (US OTC:PGEZF) (FSE:5D32) (the “Company” or “Group Ten”) is pleased to announce the execution of an amended agreement (the “Agreement”) to acquire a 100% interest in the Catalyst project in the southwest of Canada’s Yukon Territory.
The project is highly prospective for nickel-copper-PGE mineralization being adjacent to, and contiguous

Precious Metals Investing

Endeavour Silver Drilling Continues to Intersect High Grade Mineralization in the La Luz Vein on the Terronera Property in Jalisco, Mexico

Endeavour Silver (NYSE: EXK, TSX: EDR) announces that exploration drilling on the Terronera property in Jalisco State, Mexico continues to intersect high-grade, gold-silver mineralization at shallow depths within the La Luz vein.

Recent holes were drilled to test the boundaries of the current resource area (dated December 31, 2016) and successfully expanded the

Agriculture Investing

Kalum Lakes: Brine Fills Large Scale Pilot Ponds

Kalium Lakes (KLL) announced today that commissioning of the Large Scale Pilot Evaporation Ponds has commenced at the Beyondie Sulphate Of Potash Project (BSOPP), with brine being pumped from existing production bores into the pilot ponds.

Managing Director, Brett Hazelden, commented:
“Commissioning the Large Scale Pilot Evaporation Ponds within 65 days of

Critical Metals Investing

Geomega Enters Into Patent Ownership and Royalty Agreement with CTO and Closes First Tranche of Convertible Debenture Financing

Geomega Resources (“GéoMégA” or the “Corporation”) (GMA) is pleased to announce that the Corporation and Innord entered into a patent ownership and royalty agreement with its Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Pouya Hajiani, to insure the long-term development and commercialization of the Corporation’s proprietary rare earths extraction and separation technologies (the “Agreement”).

In addition,

Precious Metals Investing

Eastern Platinum Limited Reports Q2 2017 Results

Eastern Platinum (“Eastplats” or the “Company”) is pleased to report it has filed its Q2 2017 unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements and management discussion and analysis for the three and six-month period ended June 30, 2017. Below is a summary of our financial results for the period (all amounts in