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2009-01-26 08:30:00

Horst Engineering readies itself for projected increased sales demand TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tucson, Arizona-based Offshore Group announced that Horst Engineering and Manufacturing Co., of East Hartford, Connecticut will establish a new manufacturing facility in Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico under its Shelter Program. The company will lease 18,326 square feet of industrial space at the Roca Fuerte Industrial Park. The move will substantially expand Horst's capacity to produce...

2008-10-13 09:00:34

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Capital Gold (TSX: CGC; OTC Bulletin Board: CGLD) announced today that the Company produced 4,350 ounces of gold in September at its El Chanate mine in Sonora, Mexico, bringing the combined production for August and September to a record two month total of 9,100 ounces, over 1,000 ounces more than any previous two months. Meanwhile cash costs for our first fiscal year (excluding royalties) were kept to $224 an ounce -- well below industry average...

2008-09-18 12:00:29

Tara Gold Resources Corp. (PINKSHEETS: TRGD) (FRANKFURT: T8N) is pleased to provide an update on its current pipeline of nine near production and exploration projects in Mexico. Tara Gold is currently focused on closing the San Miguel sale; start-up of Gold/Silver/Copper production at Lluvia de Oro; start-up of Zinc/Lead/Silver production at Don Ramon and Lourdes; and assessing opportunities to advance Picacho and La Currita. Tara Gold also owns equity positions in some of its...

2008-09-17 12:00:25

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 17, 2008) - Timmins Gold Corp. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:TMM) provides the following update on its recent activities at its San Francisco Mine in Northern Sonora, Mexico. The new crushers, conveyors and screens are being delivered to the mine. The new Sandvik model CH660 crushers have been designed and calibrated for the rock type and capacity of the mine to maximize throughput and minimize down time. They have a current capacity to crush...

2008-09-08 18:00:28

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 8, 2008) - CANGOLD LIMITED (TSX VENTURE:CLD) (the "Company") has completed the Phase I core drilling program on the Plomo Project in northwestern Sonora, Mexico. The objective of the first-pass drilling was to gain a better understanding of the structural control of the gold mineralization within the 5 by 3 kilometre structural corridor identified by surface mapping and sampling, and to look for areas where the flat-lying gold-bearing...

2008-08-27 09:01:10

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 27, 2008) - Timmins Gold Corp. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:TMM) has entered into an option agreement to acquire a 100 percent interest in the 703 hectare Picacho property located 20 kilometers W-SW of its San Francisco gold mine in Northern Sonora, Mexico. The Company has also staked an additional 6,500 hectares encompassing the claims along the principal trend of the mineralization and now controls over 7,200 hectares in the Picacho area and...

2008-08-25 15:00:46

Goldrich Mining Company (OTCBB: GRMC) ($0.23) ("Goldrich" or "the Company") reports drill results completed at the La Jarra zone of the Marisol bulk-tonnage gold prospect in northern Sonora, Mexico. The diamond-core drill holes are the last two drill holes of a ten-hole program evaluating the grade and continuity of mineralization at the property. The La Jarra zone is within the concessions controlled by Goldrich, through its Mexico subsidiary Minera LSG, S.A. de C.V. The area is located...

2008-08-12 09:01:18

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Capital Gold (TSX: CGC; OTC Bulletin Board: CGLD) announced today that the Company has produced approximately 11,046 ounces of gold in the fourth fiscal quarter (ended July 31, 2008) at its El Chanate mine in Sonora, Mexico. Estimates for the cost of production (including mining, crushing, processing and site G & A) have remained at $246 per ounce, which are in line with the first three quarters of production, and among the lowest in the gold...

2008-07-14 09:00:52

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 14, 2008) - Riverside Resources Inc. ("Riverside") (TSX VENTURE:RRI) is pleased to announce it has signed an option agreement to acquire a 100% interest in the privately owned Destierro Gold Property in western Sonora, Mexico. The 485 hectare property has produced numerous gold surface samples many of which were greater than 2 g/t, but it has yet to be drill tested. Riverside has also staked more than 110 km2 surrounding the Destierro Property....

2008-06-20 02:30:00

Nearly 30,000 tons of tomatoes are trapped in northern Mexico due to a salmonella scare in the United States, the Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fishing and Feeding Ministry of Mexico (Sagarpa) said on Thursday. A total of 2,259 hectares of tomatoes were planted in Sonora, which will produce 28,600 tons of tomatoes for the U.S. market in 2008, said Fernando Miranda Blanco, a representative of the northern state of Sonora in Sagarpa. The situation will turn grave for Mexico's...


Latest Sonora Reference Libraries

Sky Islands
2009-07-04 14:40:55

Sky Islands are mountains located within ranges that are isolated by valleys in which other ecosystems are located. As a result, mountain ecosystems are isolated from each other, and species can develop separately, as occurs on island groups such as the Galápagos Islands. The best known example of sky islands are the northern end of the Sierra Madre Occidental in New Mexico, Arizona, Chihuahua and Sonora on the U.S.-Mexico border. Other sky islands of note in the U.S. are the Great...

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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'