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2011-07-01 09:29:00

NEW YORK, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Plateau Mineral Development, Inc. ("Plateau Metals"). (Pink Sheets: PMDP) announced today it has finalized the production schedule for its newly acquired Little Prince Mine located in the extremely rich north western slope of Breece Hill, Leadville, Colorado.

2011-05-27 15:05:00

WILMINGTON, Del., May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Auric Mining Co.

2011-04-11 13:25:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- North America's top cycling event just got more social for riders and fans.

2011-02-02 16:12:00

ATLANTA, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Medalist Sports, based in Atlanta, Ga., announced today that it has been selected by Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) to oversee the event management of the Leadville Trail 100 Qualifier Series.

2009-10-14 07:20:00

DENVER, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone, at one time or another, endeavors to find their place in the world.

2009-05-14 12:40:00

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the economic downturn of 1857-58, Americans were looking for hope and prosperity, similar to many people today. Hardy souls who struck out across the barren prairie of the American plains did so in search of a new and better life.

2008-09-04 03:00:18

By Rosemeyer, Tom The Leadville mining district, whose history, geology, and mineralogy have been described in numerous publications, is one of the most famous silver mining camps in the United States.

2008-08-20 18:00:00

By R. Scott Rappold Creede - From above this historic mining town, Willow Creek is a river of poisons, with cadmium, lead and zinc-contaminated water flowing at 33 cubic feet per second.

2008-07-02 12:00:00

By Chris Woodka, The Pueblo Chieftain, Colo. Jul. 2--LEADVILLE -- A risk assessment study of the danger posed by blockage of the Leadville Mine Drainage Tunnel reveals a path that could head off future emergencies.

2008-07-02 09:00:31

By Todd Hartman Two mining giants have agreed to pay Colorado $20.5 million to compensate for a legacy of polluted streams, fish kills and contaminated groundwater from decades of hard rock mining around Leadville. Under terms of a consent decree to be filed in U.S.


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