Veris Gold Corp., formerly Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp., is engaged in the production of gold in Nevada. The Company is also engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties of merit with a particular focus on gold, silver, zinc and copper properties in the Yukon Territory and British Columbia in Canada and in Arizona and Nevada in the United States. Its projects include Jerritt Canyon Mine, Nevada, Ketza River Project, Yukon Territory and Silver Valley Property, Yukon. Jerritt Canyon is a gold property with two active underground mines, ore stockpiles and a 1.5 million ton per year capacity processing plant. Jerritt Canyon Mine is located in Elko County, Nevada, approximately 50 miles north of Elko. The Ketza River property includes 712 mineral claims and leases, a gold mill, a 49-person camp and office facility, and necessary licences and permits to conduct exploration.