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2008-09-19 09:00:28

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 19, 2008) - NovaGold Resources Inc. (TSX:NG)(AMEX:NG) today announced that it has received regulatory authorizations and has begun production at its Rock Creek gold mine near Nome, Alaska. State regulators have approved the start of production, allowing NovaGold to begin fully processing ore and depositing inert tailings material into the Tailings Storage Facility. As part of the start up process under the regulatory authorization from the...

2008-08-05 12:00:40

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 5, 2008) - Millrock Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MRO) ("Millrock", or the "Company"), along with its partner Alix Resources Corp. ("Alix") is pleased to announce that drilling has been initiated at the Divide Project, north of Nome, Alaska. Additionally, the companies report that they have executed a definitive option and joint venture agreement following on from a Letter of Intent announced August 16, 2007. The Divide Property is located in...

2008-06-16 09:00:52

Millrock Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: MRO) ("Millrock" or the "Company"), along with its partner Alix Resources Corp. (Alix) is pleased to announce the commencement of its 2008 exploration program at the Divide Project, near Nome, Alaska. Millrock will operate the exploration program. The total project budget is $1.5 million, with costs borne equally by the partners. The program will consist of: - Lithological and structural mapping - Reverse Circulation drilling of approximately 3,600...


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