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2008-09-04 06:00:00

TORONTO, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited ("Agnico-Eagle" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on its recent exploration activities at the Kittila project in northern Finland, which have resulted in a significant addition to the inferred resource category. The recent program at Kittila has added 4.9 million tonnes grading...

2008-09-04 06:00:16

CHIHUAHUA, Mexico, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mexoro Minerals Ltd. intersects 13 meters of 6.52 g/t gold and 266.5 g/t silver and continues to extend the mineralized body at its Cieneguita project which remains open to the west. (MXOM.OB) (Frankfurt: OYA1). Mexoro Minerals Ltd. (BULLETIN BOARD: MXOM) is pleased to announce the results of 6 diamond core drill holes completed in the Central and West part of the Cieneguita project in the state of Chihuahua, Mexico. To date, 52 drill...

2008-08-26 09:01:02

Kinbauri Gold Corp. ("Kinbauri") (TSX VENTURE: KNB)(FRANKFURT: 3KG.DE) is pleased to announce that its in-fill drill program (145 holes) was completed on August 16th; a total of 22,275 m were drilled. Final assay results from 11 holes are pending with receipt expected in early September. Resource at El Valle and Carles Completion of the in-fill drill program will allow delivery of a new N.I. 43-101 technical report (resource up-date) by mid-October. In addition to the expected up-grades...

2008-08-14 15:00:47

Redcorp Ventures Ltd. (TSX: RDV) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Redcorp Empreendimentos Mineiros Unipessoal Lda ("REM") (together, "the Company"), are pleased to present geochemical results from ongoing exploration programs in Portugal. Geochemical results have been received from both the drill program at Lagoa Salgada, a base metal project near Grandola, and from a channel sampling program at the Vila de Rei gold project, northeast of Lisbon. LAGOA SALGADA PROJECT (Base/Precious Metal...

2008-07-31 09:01:04

Serengeti Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: SIR) reports additional promising results from the next batch of holes in the 2008 drill program underway on it's 100% owned Kwanika copper-gold property, British Columbia. "Clearly we are pleased that we continue to encounter long intervals of high grade copper-gold mineralization in step-out holes along the western side of the central zone at Kwanika," stated President and CEO David Moore. "In addition, four holes to the north of the central zone...

2008-07-29 09:00:58

IAMGOLD Corporation ("IAMGOLD" or "the Company") (TSX: IMG)(NYSE: IAG)(BOTSWANA: IAMGOLD) is pleased to announce results of the Pre-Feasibility Study (the "Study") of its 100% owned Quimsacocha Gold Project located in Ecuador. The Study was compiled by IAMGOLD Project Development Group, with the collaboration of Golder Associates, SNC Lavalin, Lakefield Research, Promas, Water Management Consultants, J. Kaehne Associates and Caminosca. Joseph Conway, President and CEO of IAMGOLD said,...

2008-07-22 12:00:53

Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. (TSX: PZG)(AMEX: PZG)(FRANKFURT: P6G)(WKN: A0HGKQ) announces assay results from six additional drill holes at its Cieneguita Project from their strategic alliance with Mexoro Minerals (OTC: MXOM.OB). It is in the same mineralized trend and only 20 km away from Goldcorp's El Sauzal mine, Mexico's largest producing gold mine and adjacent to Paramount's Andrea project. Cieneguita was last in production by Glamis Gold Ltd. between 1995 and 1998 prior to its...

2008-07-17 12:00:57

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 17, 2008) - Alexandria Minerals Corporation (TSX VENTURE:AZX)(FRANKFURT:A9D) reports that it has intersected 2.47 g/t Au over 4.70 m (true width, 3.29 m) at 15 m depth, including 10.42 g/t Au over 1.00 m (true width, 0.60 m) at its Orenada 2 zone in Val d'Or, Quebec. Hole OAX-08-43 expands a sub-horizontal, near-surface gold bearing zone that has been enlarged to 360 m long by 120 m depth, and includes previously reported drill hole assays of 2.19 g/t Au...

2008-07-09 12:00:35

ECU Silver Mining (TSX: ECU) ("ECU Silver" or "the Company") is very pleased to announce that it has confirmed grades from the two massive sulphide veins intercepted at depth. The first drill intercept yielded 3.66 g/t Au, 295 g/t Ag, 7.87% Pb and 12.07% Zn over a core length of 12.04 metres (40 feet) (17 g/t Au equivalent or 1,100 g/t Ag equivalent). The second intercept yielded 7.90 g/t Au, 550 g/t Ag, 11.25% Pb and 27.68% Zn over a core length of 1.75 metre (6 feet) (33 g/t Au equivalent...

2008-07-09 09:00:45

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 9, 2008) - Nelson W. Baker, President and CEO of Rainy River Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:RR), is pleased to report that the Company's first phase exploratory drill program in the Off Lake area, consisting of five widely-spaced holes totalling 1550-metres primarily designed to test a large mineralized felsic dyke complex, has returned multiple gold- bearing VMS-style intersections in three holes (see Table I below for details and...


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