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2011-07-22 07:00:00

ABBOTSFORD, BC, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Nubian Resources Ltd. (NBR:TSX.V) is pleased to announce that it has signed a lease agreement with Timberwolf Minerals Ltd., a private corporation, to acquire a 100% interest in Timberwolf's  Idaho Sedex lead-zinc-silver prospect area in Lemhi County, Idaho effective June 30(th) 2011. Nubian paid the Lessor an upfront payment of USD $5,000 upon signature of the contract and will pay the Lessor a minimum annual payment on the...

2011-04-15 09:00:00

VANCOUVER, April 14 /PRNewswire/ - Callinan Mines (TSXV: CAA) (OTCBB: CCNMF) has received complete assays from its recent drill program at Gossan Hill in Northern Manitoba. All 32 holes completed as part of the program returned gold and silver mineralization in encouraging widths and concentrations. The Company has also received assays of additional samples from previously reported diamond drill hole GOS 28. With the new samples incorporated, the zone now averages 4.60 grams of gold...

2011-03-03 17:08:00

VANCOUVER, March 3 /PRNewswire/ - Callinan Mines (TSXV: CAA) (OTCBB: CCNMF) is pleased to report that assay results have confirmed that DDH GOS 28 has intersected 5.94 grams of gold per tonne and 22.00 grams of silver per tonne over 14.77 meters at its Gossan Hill Property, Manitoba. Highlights from GOS 28 are included in the table below. _____________________________________________________ | |from (m)|To (m)|Core Width (m)|Au g/Mt|Ag g/Mt| | | |...

2011-02-25 11:05:00

VANCOUVER, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ - Callinan Mines (TSX.V: CAA) ongoing exploration program at Gossan Hill has intersected gold mineralization in each of 12 holes for which assay results have recently been received. The best results, in hole GOS 25, grade 9.73 grams of gold per tonne, and 6.91 grams of silver per tonne over a width of 5.75 meters. The gold intersection in DDH GOS 25 included a width of 3.35 meters grading 15.80 grams of gold per tonne, and 10.87 grams of silver per...

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