McEwen Mining Inc.

03:21 PM EST - McEwen Mining Inc. : Reports that in order to protect the health of its workforce, their families, and the nearby communities from the spread of COVID-19, both the Black Fox and Gold Bar mines will scale down operations beginning today for a period of 14 days. Certain production and exploration activities will continue at Gold Bar in areas where social distancing can be observed, including ore crushing, irrigation of the heap leach pad, and operation of the process plant. At Black Fox, we expect to continue development activities related to the Froome access ramp. Both sites will continue to be minimally staffed to ensure safety, security and environmental compliance. Our projects in Mexico are continuing to operate normally. McEwen Mining Inc. shares T.MUX are trading down $0.02 at $1.03.