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2010-10-07 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bear Creek Mining Corporation (TSX Venture: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") is very pleased to announce the results of a positive feasibility study ("the "Feasibility Study" or FS"), as defined by National Instrument 43-101 ("NI 43-101"), for its 100% owned Santa Ana silver deposit located in southern Peru. Highlights of this study include (all figures in this news release are in US dollars): - The planned development of Santa Ana by...

2010-07-16 15:30:00

ABINGDON, Va., July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, today clarified its second quarter and June 30 year-to-date 2010 Powder River Basin production volumes following incorrect mine production data reported on the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) website. The Belle Ayr mine produced a total of 5.6 million tons and the Eagle Butte mine produced a total of 5.4 million tons during the second quarter ended June 30,...

2010-05-26 16:00:00

ABINGDON, Va., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, today announced that seven of its affiliates' mining operations were recognized for their safety performance at the 27th Annual West Virginia State Joseph A. Holmes Safety Association meeting held May 21-22, 2010 at the Stonewall Resort in Roanoke, W.Va. The West Virginia state safety awards were presented to underground mines, surface mines and preparation plants from...

2010-05-19 16:53:00

ABINGDON, Va., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, announced the re-election of ten members of its board of directors at the company's annual meeting of stockholders held in Abingdon today. Additionally, KPMG LLP was ratified as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2010. Stockholders also approved the company's 2010 Long-Term Incentive Plan. Re-elected...

2010-05-18 16:37:00

ABINGDON, Va., May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, today announced that two of its affiliates have been recognized for their safety performance. Dora 8 underground mine in Jefferson County and the Clymer plant in Indiana County recently received prestigious Pennsylvania Holmes Safety Awards for 2009 based on lowest lost-time accidents frequencies in the state. Neither facility experienced a lost-time accident in 2009,...

2010-04-08 16:23:00

WRIGHT, Wyo., April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arch Coal's Thunder Basin Coal Company has been named the exclusive recipient of the 2010 Public Outreach Award by the Interstate Mining Compact Commission (IMCC). Since 1999, the IMCC Public Outreach Award has been presented each year to a single state government body, industry, environmental or citizen group to recognize excellent achievements in fostering awareness, cooperation, educational and community outreach. "It is a great honor...

2009-12-28 14:45:00

WHEAT RIDGE, Colo., Dec. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sun River Energy, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SNRV) announces that it has entered into a Definitive Agreement to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Raven Wing Resources, Inc. ("Raven Wing"), a private company, from Skana Capital Corp.(TSXV: SKN), for $3.5 million in cash and the assumption of $360 thousand in outstanding liabilities. Raven Wing will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Sun River Energy, Inc. ("Sun...

2009-10-29 12:03:00

ABINGDON, Va., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, today clarified its third quarter 2009 Cumberland Mine production volumes following incorrect mine production data reported on the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) website. The Cumberland Mine in Northern Appalachia produced a total of 1.6 million tons during the third quarter ended September 30, 2009, and year-to-date production through September 30, 2009...

2009-10-26 14:27:00

ABINGDON, Va., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, announced that its chief executive officer, Kevin S. Crutchfield, will appear at two upcoming investor events: On November 5, 2009, Crutchfield will provide an overview of Alpha Natural Resources and meet with investors at the Davenport Metals & Mining Conference at the Grand Hyatt New York. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 2:55 p.m. EST and will be...

2009-10-16 14:14:00

ABINGDON, Va., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, plans to report its third quarter 2009 results before the market opens on Tuesday, November 3, 2009. A conference call to review the results and current business conditions is scheduled to follow at 10:00 a.m. EST that morning. The conference call will be webcast live on the Internet, and the webcast will be available for replay following the event. The live...


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