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2009-02-05 08:30:00

GOLD HILL, Nev., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GoldSpring, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GSPG) announced today strong gold and silver mineralization in the deposit at the Hartford Complex in the Comstock Lode District of Nevada. The findings were derived from independent assay results of 13 Infill Drill Holes, 72-84, commenced in late 2008. The highest content of gold per ton was assessed in Infill Drill Hole 76, which contained 75 feet of 0.271 ounces of gold per ton (9.272 grams per ton)....

2008-10-03 12:00:17

GOLD HILL, Nev., Oct. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GoldSpring, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: GSPG) announced today that it has been featured in an edition of "The Economic Report," which will air on the Fox Business Network and on CNN Headline News and Regional News Networks in October and November. The feature program revisits the history of the Comstock Lode District, one of the greatest gold and silver discoveries of its time. The show also provides insights into the rebirth of this prolific...

2008-07-02 15:00:37

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 2, 2008) - High Desert Gold Corporation ("HDG" or the Company) (TSX:HDG)(TSX:HDG.WT) is pleased to announce that the ongoing North American reconnaissance program has completed the initial evaluation of its wholly owned Kinkaid gold-copper property located approximately 24 kilometers northeast of Hawthorne, Nevada. HDG acquired the property through staking in September of 2007 and now has 260 federal lode claims covering 2,174 hectares. The...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.