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2014-04-14 16:22:03

40(th) Anniversary Forum commemorates Elliot Lake miners SUDBURY, ON, April 14, 2014 /CNW/ - "The most important thing to come out of the mines is the miner," wrote Dr. James Ham in his 1976 Royal Commission report on the Health and Safety of Workers in Mines. The United Steelworkers (USW) shares that conviction, 40 years after Elliot Lake uranium miners went on a wildcat strike for better health and safety conditions. "Today all workers have laws to protect them, thanks to...

2011-07-27 09:04:00

Symbol:  GEM Listing:  TSX Venture Exchange Common Shares Outstanding: 133,938,746 TORONTO, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Pele Mountain Resources Inc. (TSXV: GEM) (OTCQX: GOLDF) ("Pele" or the "Company") announced today that Roger Payne, P.Eng., has accepted an appointment to serve as Executive Vice-President of Pele, effective immediately. Mr. Payne has more than 40 years of professional engineering experience in Europe, Africa, and the Americas, including nearly 20 years...

2011-07-05 06:00:00

Trading Symbol: TSX Venture : GEM OTCQX : GOLDF Shares Outstanding: 133,918,746   TORONTO, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Pele Mountain Resources Inc. (TSXV: GEM) (OTCQX: GOLDF) ("Pele" or the "Company") today announced results of a NI 43-101 Preliminary Economic Assessment (the "PEA") on its Eco Ridge Mine Rare Earths and Uranium Project ("Eco Ridge" or the "Project"). The PEA was prepared by Roscoe Postle Associates ("RPA") and...

2011-05-24 08:02:00

TORONTO, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Pele Mountain Resources Inc. (TSX Venture: GEM; OTCQX: GOLDF) ("Pele" or the "Company") today announced the arrival of two drill rigs and the commencement of a 7,000-metre drill program at its Eco Ridge Mine Rare Earths and Uranium Project at Elliot Lake, Ontario.  Eco Ridge is 100-percent owned by First Canadian Uranium Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company. As the mineralized reefs of the Elliot Lake mining camp are well known for...

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