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2011-07-11 08:15:00

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Guinness Exploration Inc. ("Guinness"), (OTC-BB: GNXP), announced today that its partner Ansell Capital Corp. ("Ansell"), (TSX: ACP), has begun the summer drilling program on the Charlotte Project in the Mount Nansen area of the Whitehorse Mining Division, of the Yukon Territory. Ansell reports that to date 8 holes have been completed on the Flex Zone for a total of 1276 meters. The drilling program is planned for a minimum of 3500...

2011-07-07 08:20:00

TSX:SPD www.silverpredator.com VANCOUVER, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Silver Predator Corp. (TSX: SPD) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Blair M. Shilleto to the Company's Board of Directors. Blair M. Shilleto Mr. Shilleto has been involved in the mining, tunnelling and construction industry throughout North America since 1976 when he began his career working for United Keno Hill Mine in Yukon, Canada. Mr. Shilleto formed and led his own tunnel/mine contract...

2011-06-27 16:55:00

VANCOUVER, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. (TSX: YNG) (Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Randy Reichert as Chief Operating Officer ("COO"). Mr. Reichert brings 23 years' experience to the Company from his international work at various operating mines and process facilities and will be key in continuing to improve the Company's operational effectiveness at Jerritt Canyon. Jerritt Canyon is a gold producing...

2011-06-01 08:25:00

TSX: GPD www.goldenpredator.com VANCOUVER, June 1 /PRNewswire/ - Golden Predator Corp. (TSX: GPD) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael G. Maslowski as the Company's Vice President, Exploration (Canada) where he is charged with overall direction of the Company's Yukon exploration and development activities. Michael G. Maslowski, BSc Geological Engineering Mr. Maslowski brings 30 years of exploration and production experience to Golden Predator. As...

2011-05-26 05:30:00

VANCOUVER, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. (TSX: YNG) (Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) (the "Company") has reached an agreement to settle a class action suit brought by former employees against the Company and Queenstake Resources USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company. Among other things, the $3.6M settlement agreement sets aside funds for the remaining 50% of the severance payments under the WARN Act (regular wages were paid at the time of severance),...

2011-05-18 09:39:00

OAKVILLE, ON, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: YGDC), is pleased to announce it has re-domiciled the Company to the State of Nevada from the State of Delaware by way of a merger into its wholly-owned Nevada subsidiary with the same name. The Company's trading symbol will change for the next 20 business days to "YGDCD". As part of the re-domiciling to Nevada, the shareholders approved an increase in the authorized common shares to...

2011-05-13 14:52:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ASRC today filed suit against the Department of the Interior over its unprecedented designation of more than 187,000 square miles as critical habitat for polar bears on Alaska's North Slope, an area larger than the state of California. Arctic Slope Regional Corporation is joined by the North Slope Borough and a coalition of Alaska Native groups from the North Slope and Northwest and Alaska in seeking judicial relief for the department's...

2011-05-03 13:35:00

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Guinness Exploration Inc. (Over-The-Counter Bulletin Board: GNXP) ('Guinness') announced today its partner Ansell Capital Corp (TSXV: ACP) ('Ansell') has successfully raised Cdn$5,582,000 (US$5,297,318) to fund exploration work at the Charlotte Project located in the Whitehorse Mining District of the Yukon Territory. This funding initiative fulfills a key term of the definitive Ansell Agreement executed on March 4, 2011 by Guinness,...

2011-05-02 11:31:00

TSX-V: KRX www.copper-ridge.com VANCOUVER, May 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Copper Ridge Explorations Inc. (TSXV:KRX) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Blair M. Shilleto to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Blair M. Shilleto, Director Mr. Shilleto has been involved in the mining, tunnelling and construction industry throughout North America since 1976 when he began his career working for the United Keno Hill Mine in Yukon, Canada. His training began with...

2011-04-21 08:30:00

TSX: GPD www.goldenpredator.com VANCOUVER, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Golden Predator Corp. (TSX: GPD) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has staked several additional project areas in the Yukon's Selwyn Basin comprising a total of 2,410 quartz claims and covering approximately 520 km2. These project areas are in addition to the Company's existing Rogue, Cynthia and Harlan project areas, and increase the Company's total land base in the Selwyn Basin to 7,805 quartz...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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