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2014-08-27 08:23:06

DR. JOHN-MARK STAUDE JOINS BOARD OF ADVISORS VANCOUVER, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Gold Reach Resources Ltd. (the "Company") (GRV: TSX-V) will be broadcast via conference call for its upcoming Annual General and Special Meeting to be followed by a question and answer period, including remarks by Conrad Swanson, Chairman and CEO and Shane Ebert, President. The meeting will be held at the Coast Inn of the North, 770 Brunswick Street, Prince George, British Columbia on Friday,...

2014-07-08 16:22:13

VANCOUVER, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Taseko (TSX: TKO; NYSE MKT: TGB) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has been chosen winner of the 2013 Mining and Sustainability Award presented by the Mining Association of BC ("MABC") and the Government of British Columbia. In announcing the award, Karina Briño, President and CEO of the MABC stated, "Over the past decade, Taseko has demonstrated a commitment to responsible development and continuous improvement at all levels...

2014-05-14 12:25:06

VANCOUVER, May 14, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) honoured over 50 individuals and organizations for their achievements in various fields of mining at the CIM Awards Gala that took place the evening of Monday, May 12 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Sponsored by Caterpillar and its Canadian dealers, this gala, held annually as part of the CIM 2014 Convention, honours leaders that are integral to the sustainability of the...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'