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2011-08-05 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Prosperity Goldfields Corp. (TSX-V: PPG) ("Prosperity Goldfields") is pleased to announce drilling has progressed well at it 100% controlled Kiyuk Gold Project, Nunavut. To date, approximately 1,700 meters of diamond drilling have been undertaken at the Cobalt and Gold Point Zones. The company is on track to complete its 3,500 meter program Phase One drill program by the end of August. -- Seven diamond core holes, CS11-001 through...

2011-06-10 12:00:00

VANCOUVER, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Guyana Frontier Mining Corp. ("Guyana Frontier", formerly known as Shoreham Resources Ltd.) is pleased to announce the results of a diamond drilling program on the Borland Lake target area at the Favourable Lake Project in Ontario, Canada. The Favourable Lake Project, located approximately 200 kilometres north of Red Lake, Ontario, is a joint venture between Guyana Frontier, which holds a 70.3% interest, and Gold Canyon Resources Inc., which...

2011-06-02 16:06:00

CLEVELAND, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today 2011 and 2012 outlooks for its Bloom Lake Mine, an iron ore operation acquired as part of its recent acquisition of Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines Limited. Cliffs also announced an update for its North American Coal business segment. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CLIFFSLOGO ) Outlook for Bloom Lake Operations (metric tons) As previously disclosed, Cliffs...

2011-05-24 07:00:00

VIRGINIA CITY, Nev., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Comstock Mining Inc. ("Comstock Mining" or "the Company") (OTCBB: LODE) announced results from the remaining assays from Phase I drilling at the East-Side target in the Lucerne Resource Area. The pattern of significant mineralization identified in the first twelve holes continued in all fifteen new holes, including the highest gold assay yet reported by Comstock Mining: 3.562 oz/ton gold (121.99 g/t) and 5.200 oz/ton silver (178.08 g/t)...

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