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2008-08-15 21:00:16

VANCOUVER, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. (Toronto Stock Exchange: YNG; Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) today announces the consideration of various plans to maximize the short term and long term value of its investment in the Jerritt Canyon Mine, Nevada in light of current economic difficulties. The ongoing negative cash flow situation at Jerritt Canyon required immediate action and the decision was made to suspend underground mining on August 8th, 2008 (see...

2008-08-15 09:00:50

Pacific Coast Nickel Corp. (TSX-V: NKL) is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced on the Burwash Yukon project. The Burwash property hosts nickel-copper-platinum group element (PGE) mineralization related to intrusions of the Late Triassic Kluane Mafic-Ultramafic Suite that were emplaced during a period of uplift and extension related to widespread basaltic volcanism. The property overlies the east half of the Quill Creek Mafic-Ultramafic Complex, a 20 km long multiphase sill-like...

2008-07-31 09:01:04

VANCOUVER, July 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. (Toronto Stock Exchange: YNG; Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) is pleased to announce that it has engaged the Commodities and Resource Finance Division of Investec Bank (UK) Limited ("Investec") to arrange project finance and hedging facilities for the expansion of the Company's Jerritt Canyon Mine in Nevada. The facilities are comprised of a term loan of US$40 million and a partial gold hedging program for the term of the...

2008-07-22 09:00:55

Dynamite Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: DNR) today announced that an additional drill rig will be placed on the Mike Lake gold-copper property, located in the Yukon Territory, which brings the total number of drills operating at Mike Lake to three. The 2008 drill program at Mike Lake will now comprise 10,000 metres of drilling with a total exploration budget of $6.5 million. To date, a total of 3,000 metres has been drilled on the property. "We are excited about the progress being made at Mike...

2008-07-21 15:00:49

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 21, 2008) - Western Copper Corporation ("Western Copper" or the "Company") (TSX:WRN) announces the completion of the first permitting step for its Carmacks Copper Project with the release of the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board (YESAB) final Screening Report and Recommendation. The YESAB final Screening Report recommends that the Carmacks Copper Project proceeds, subject to the terms and conditions of the mitigative...

2008-07-14 09:00:51

VANCOUVER, July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. (Toronto Stock Exchange: YNG; Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) has received very exciting results from underground drilling in the SSX - Steer Mine complex at Jerritt Canyon. Underground drilling with two diamond drills (core) and a reverse circulation drill (RC) have continued to define additional resources in the SSX - Steer Complex. Since the last report (news release dated April 28, 2008) 55 resource conversion holes...

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2008-07-10 10:33:23

In a lawsuit filed on Tuesday, two environmental groups are demanding a reversal of regulations passed last month giving permission to oil companies working in the Chukchi Sea to disturb the polar bears and walrus that live there. Filed by the Center for Biological Diversity and Pacific Environment, the lawsuit hopes to overturn a ruling reached by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service last month which allows "incidental takes" of native animals to the region. The regulations, which are set to...

2008-07-10 09:01:06

VANCOUVER, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. (Toronto Stock Exchange: YNG; Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) has received very encouraging results from three holes, one drilled in the Smith Mine area, another in the Mahala Basin area and the third hole recently drilled in the Alchem zone near the Marlboro Canyon deposit, all at Jerritt Canyon. The drill hole in the Smith Mine Exploration area shows promise for further expansion and exploration. Reverse circulation...

2008-07-07 09:00:47

Pacific Coast Nickel Corp. (TSX-V: NKL) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it is mobilizing in preparation for drilling at its Burwash Yukon Property. Burwash Yukon The Company has been informed by the operator of the Burwash, Yukon Project that the drill and support equipment has been contracted and will be moved to the property upon completion of another job. It is expected that drilling will commence in as soon as 15 days. This program will test a number of prospective...

2008-07-07 09:00:47

VANCOUVER, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. (Toronto Stock Exchange: YNG; Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) is pleased to provide continuing favorable results from its on-going 2008 drilling program at Ketza River. The Ketza River property is wholly-owned by Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp., and is a past gold producer located near the town of Ross River in the Yukon Territory, Canada. All drill holes referenced in this release are diamond drill holes from two drill rigs...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
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