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2008-08-19 09:00:53

Fronteer Development Group Inc. ("Fronteer" or the "Company") (TSX: FRG)(AMEX: FRG) is pleased to announce the discovery of a new zone of high-grade gold mineralization at its Long Canyon Project in Nevada. Results from Long Canyon's 2008 work program confirm the presence of a parallel zone of mineralization, referred to as the Shadow Zone, located approximately 200 metres to the northwest of the previously reported main mineralized zone. Drill results from the new Shadow Zone have returned...

2008-08-18 12:00:49

DEVENTER, The Netherlands, August 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Bed manufacturer Phi-ton introduced interlocutory proceedings against Auping to object to its slogan: "No bed ventilates better". The court ruled in favour of Auping on Thursday, 14 August, and rejected all of the claims by Phi-ton. Moisture ventilation has been one of the core values of Auping for more than 120 years. This makes it logical that Auping will continue using the slogan "No bed ventilates better". In fact, the court's...

2008-08-18 09:00:46

Eaglecrest Explorations Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: EEL)(FRANKFURT: EAT) today announced it has completed two gold concentrate shipments from its San Simon project in Bolivia, including bulk sample grades that averaged 4.7 to 6.3 grams per tonne gold in the L463 gold shoot. The gold shipments, Eaglecrest's eighth and ninth respectively, were received by the Met-Mex Penoles S.A. de CV smelter in Torreon, Mexico and were produced at Eaglecrest's onsite bulk sampling mill at San Simon. The eighth...

2008-08-14 15:00:47

Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by Palm Harbor Homes, Inc. for the sale of an excellent, one-story, 119,520 sq. ft. building with acreage in Sabina, Ohio. This first-rate facility features ceiling heights to 20' clear; steel columns spaced 20' x 100' and 20' x 80'; 100% wet sprinkler system; 3,500 sq. ft. of modern air-conditioned office space; one 50 hp air compressor with air-lines throughout; all utilities; twelve 2-ton and three 5-ton cranes; one truck dock and 21 overhead...

2008-07-29 21:00:34

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 29, 2008) - Imperial Metals Corporation (TSX:III) reports results from the underground drill program at its Sterling property. Drill hole SU08- 48 targeted the core of the 144 zone and intersected a 112 foot interval grading 0.21 ounces per ton (7.2 g/t) gold. This completed phase of underground drilling to define and expand the 144 zone included 52 holes totaling over 13,000 feet. Positive results of this drill program include: -...

2008-07-29 09:00:59

Fronteer Development Group Inc. ("Fronteer" or the "Company") (TSX: FRG)(AMEX: FRG) is pleased to announce that recent drilling has extended the length and width of gold mineralization at Long Canyon, further enhancing this property. Results from 18 reverse-circulation (RC) holes include grades as high as 17.63 grams per tonne gold (0.515 ounces per ton) over 4.6 m (15 feet), as intersected in hole LC87. The results are the first from Long Canyon's 2008 work program, which commenced in May....

2008-07-22 15:00:51

GOLD HILL, Nev., July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GoldSpring, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: GSPG) reported today a continuation in the trend of encouraging assay results from its latest four drill holes, numbered 45-48, suggesting expanded depth and surface area of the identified ore body in the Hartford Complex. The Hartford Complex represents less than five percent of the Company's total leases of landholdings in the Comstock Lode. "The assays from drill holes 45-48 continue the trend of...

2008-07-16 12:01:22

Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SFMI) today released the results of tonnage calculations, conducted by one their contractors, on 13 tailings on War Eagle Mountain. Belle Peck Pile : 30,000 tons Belle Peck Landing Pile : 40,000 tons Oso Pile : 15,000 tons South Poorman # 1 Pile : 7,000 tons South Poorman # 2 Pile : 4,000 tons North Poorman # 1 Pile : 10,000 tons North Poorman # 2 Pile : 2,000 tons @ 3.3 g/ton Gold and 9...

2008-07-16 09:01:00

CHIHUAHUA, MEXICO--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. (AMEX:PZG)(TSX:PZG)(FRANKFURT:P6G)(WKN:A0HGKQ) announces assay results from 2 holes (SA-54 and SA-55) in the San Antonio zone. Drill hole SA-55 intercepted three, well mineralized intervals; one near the surface, a second at 110 meters down the hole, and a third at 450 meters down the hole (300 meters vertical depth). The deepest intercept contained 2.55 meters true thickness, grading 3.36 g/t Au and 585 g/t...

2008-07-08 18:00:32

As a result of the recently announced iron ore settlements between major Asia-Pacific iron ore producers and consumers, as well as the rising price of hot band steel, Cleveland-Cliffs Inc (NYSE: CLF) today updated its 2008 iron ore revenue and cost-per-ton guidance. In addition, the Company provided commentary on expected pricing for its North American Iron Ore segment for 2009. Asia-Pacific Iron Ore 2008 Outlook With the recent iron ore pricing settlements in Australia of an 80%...


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  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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