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Cameco (TSX:CCO) (NYSE:CCJ) is pleased to announce that a tentative collective agreement has been reached with unionized employees at the McArthur River and Key Lake operations. All September 12, 2014

Cameco (TSX:CCO)(NYSE:CCJ) announced today that production continues to be suspended at the McArthur River mine and Key Lake mill operations in northern Saskatchewan due to a labour dispute.

All August 29, 2014

Cameco (TSX:CCO)(NYSE:CCJ) announced today that, in response to receiving strike notice from the United Steelworkers Local 8914, the company initiated a shutdown of its McArthur River mine and Key Lake mill operations and will cease production at those sites.

All August 27, 2014
Anti-nuclear activists have been circulating false information about the uranium mining industry in northern Saskatchewan. In fact, Saskatchewan's uranium mines are safe for people and the environment and that is confirmed through diligent regulation by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission and provincial authorities. Uranium mining has an overwhelmingly positive impact on northern Saskatchewan and enjoys the support of 79% of northern residents. If you are concerned by these false statements, please read the true information below. All August 21, 2014
The report provides data on Cameco's sustainability performance on 33 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) indicators and includes three indicators unique to the company. All August 19, 2014

Cameco (TSX:CCO)(NYSE:CCJ) today provided an update on recent developments at the Cigar Lake uranium mine in northern Saskatchewan.

Cigar Lake July 16, 2014

Cameco Touchdown for Dreams is a three-year partnership between Cameco, the Saskatchewan Roughriders and the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency.

All June 6, 2014
Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) has been recognized for its outstanding safety performance in 2013 by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM). All May 12, 2014
Cameco is proud to announce an exciting new partnership with Indspire, the largest supporter of Indigenous education outside the federal government. All April 25, 2014
Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) announced today that ore production has begun at the Cigar Lake uranium mining operation in northern Saskatchewan. All March 13, 2014
Five northern Saskatchewan communities were host to some special guests on Feb.24-25. All March 4, 2014
Cameco and the Saskatchewan Roughriders will be taking the Grey Cup on a unique journey through northern Saskatchewan – touching down in five communities in a 36-hour span. All February 14, 2014
For the fifth successive year, Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) has been selected by the Globe and Mail as one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for 2014. All February 10, 2014

Cameco's Dream & Believe camps kicked off on January 20th in Saskatoon as Andrew Albers, only the eighth Saskatchewan native to play in Major League Baseball, shared his story of overcoming adversity and realizing his dream to students at Tommy Douglas Collegiate.

All January 24, 2014

Cameco personnel from Rabbit Lake operation pitched in before winter's arrival this past October (2013) to build a replacement trapper's cabin for Gabriel Benoanie. His previous cabin burned this past year.

All January 3, 2014

A new activity at Key Lake operation during the last half of 2013 has been the testing of a circuit within the mill to recover natural uranium from byproduct produced at two Cameco uranium fuel processing facilities in Ontario.

All January 2, 2014

Cameco provides summer and co-op opportunities in Saskatoon, at our northern Saskatchewan sites and at our remote exploration projects.

All November 20, 2013

Sierra Club Canada’s submission to the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission opposing relicensing of Cameco’s uranium mining operations in northern Saskatchewan creates an entirely false impression of the environmental performance of these facilities.

All September 27, 2013

Cameco is very pleased to announce this year's recipients of the Cameco Northern Scholarship.

All September 3, 2013
Cameco's Key Lake operation is gathering information to pre-register people for access to the McArthur River road. This initiative was driven by both Cameco and English River First Nation leadership to help avoid delays for berry pickers and hunters this fall while ensuring that everyone on the road is safe. All August 28, 2013

Aspiring golfers from La Ronge and Stanely Mission enjoyed a unique opportunity to meet and learn from Notah Begay III in partnership with Cameco and the Dakota Dunes Open presented by SaskTel.

All July 15, 2013

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) will hold three public hearings on the applications by Cameco Corporation (Cameco) to renew its uranium mine and mill operating licences for the Key Lake, McArthur River and Rabbit Lake operations located in northern Saskatchewan.

All July 15, 2013

Students from Black Lake, Fond du Lac and Wollaston were treated like Memorial Cup players...

All June 4, 2013

Cameco released an update today to its sustainable development report, providing 2012 data for all 31 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) indicators and four indicators unique to the corporation.

All June 3, 2013

English River First Nation (ERFN), Cameco Corporation (Cameco), and AREVA Resources Canada Inc. (AREVA) are pleased to announce the signing of a collaboration agreement that will strengthen the relationship between the parties and formalize how benefits from uranium mining will be shared with the ERFN community.

All May 31, 2013
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All March 20, 2013
All March 6, 2013

For the fourth consecutive year, Cameco has been selected by the Globe and Mail as one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers.

All February 19, 2013

For the fourth consecutive year, Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) has been selected one of the 10 Best Companies To Work For in Canada by the Financial Post.

All February 6, 2013
All February 4, 2013
McArthur River and Key Lake Virtual Tours now available
All January 31, 2013
Thank you to everyone who submitted artwork to this year's Cameco Christmas Card Contest. All December 10, 2012

The camps provide young people with on-ice instruction, while reinforcing the importance of believing in one’s individual goals and dreams. Besides being the on-ice instructor, former NHLer Rich Pilon delivers a motivational message of overcoming adversity off the ice.

All November 19, 2012
The deadline for Cameco's annual Christmas Card Contest is fast approaching. All November 13, 2012
All October 24, 2012

The Saskatchewan Roughriders, Saskatchewan Cancer Agency and Cameco today announced the dream recipients in the Cameco Touchdown for Dreams program.

All October 19, 2012
For the second year in a row, Cameco joined forces with Missinipi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) to deliver the 2nd annual Cameco MBC Radio-a-thon in La Ronge in support of the Children's Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan (CHF). All October 15, 2012

For the fourth consecutive time, Cameco has received the honour of being named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in a national competition organized by Mediacorp Canada Inc. and published in The Globe and Mail.

All October 10, 2012

In support of the Children's Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan.

All August 22, 2012

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All August 22, 2012

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All August 22, 2012

On July 7 and 8 a two-day volleyball and ball tournament as well as a free children's festival is being held at the Jonas Robert Memorial Community Centre (JRMCC) in La Ronge to raise money for this year's Cameco MBC Radioathon on September 21.

All June 20, 2012
All June 19, 2012

The report measures Cameco's sustainability performance on 31 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) indicators and four indicators unique to the corporation. The report also describes Cameco's approach to corporate social responsibility and provides examples detailing our performance.

All June 18, 2012
Earlier this month, Fred Roy, Mayor of Beauval, accepted the keys to the town's new fire truck – a unit that had a previous life at Cameco's Key Lake mill. All May 31, 2012
The Saskatchewan Roughriders, Saskatchewan Cancer Agency (SCA) and Cameco have announced the Cameco Touchdown For Dreams program -- a new three-year partnership designed to help women across Saskatchewan fight cancer. All May 25, 2012
All May 22, 2012
With help from Cameco and the Missinipi Broadcasting Corporation, northern Saskatchewan residents set a new fundraising record for the Children's Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan. All November 29, 2011
All November 16, 2011

For Cameco, northern Saskatchewan has been - and will continue to be - the heartbeat of our operations. As Cameco grows and brings on new production, northern Saskatchewan will remain a vital part of our business.

All October 7, 2011