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2008-08-12 09:01:18

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 12, 2008) - Condor Resources Inc. ("Condor" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:CN) is extremely pleased to report on encouraging progress made at its 100% owned Brahma project in Chile. The first two diamond drill holes of the scheduled 3500m drill hole program have been completed for a total 801.40 metres of drilling, while a third hole is in progress. Copper mineralization was intersected in all three drill holes and coupled with our recent...

2008-06-26 12:03:04

Copper King Mining Corporation (Pink Sheets: CPRK), an ore mining, processing and exploration company located in southern Utah, today provided the updates concerning its mining operations at the Hidden Treasure open pit near Milford, Utah. Copper King commenced stripping the waste rock from its "Hidden Treasure Copper Skarn Ore Body" in June of 2007, removing approximately 2.2 million tons of such waste rock by drilling, blasting and excavation. Removal of the waste rock revealed the...

2007-12-11 06:00:24

By Hawkins, Michael The origins of the mines in the Ellenville area, like so many of the mines of early America, have been lost in the fog of time. Local legends have the mines variously attributed to the Dutch, the Spanish (remnants of Ponce de Leon's party searching for the fountain of youth), American Indians, or aliens in UFOs seeking to extract energy from the quartz crystals deep within the Shawangunk Mountains. Today, all that remains of the famous Ellenville mines are a few tailings...

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