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2010-10-18 16:39:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Statement by Clara Padilla Andrews, President of the National Association of Hispanic Publications - (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101018/CL83975 ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101018/CL83975 ) Edmundo "Eddie" Escobedo, founder and publisher of El Mundo Spanish-language newspaper and President of the National Hispanic Press Foundation passed away in his hometown of Las Vegas on October 15, 2010. The Hispanic community...

2010-10-18 10:00:00

SPARKS, Nev., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. ("Golden Phoenix") (OTC Bulletin Board: GPXM) is pleased to announce its Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held at 10:00 a.m. (Pacific Time), on Friday, November 19, 2010, at the Company's corporate office, located at 1675 East Prater Way, Suite 102, Sparks, Nevada 89434. Shareholders of record as of October 4, 2010, will be receiving a Proxy Statement and proxy card in the mail shortly after its anticipated mailing...

2010-10-18 08:15:00

RENO, NV, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ - Infrastructure Materials Corp. (NASDAQ OTC-BB: Symbol IFAM) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Silver Reserve Corp. ("SRC"), has signed a letter of intent with International Millennium Mining Corp. ("IMMC") to sell an 85% interest in SRC's NL Extension Projects Claim Group (the "NL Project").  Pursuant to the letter of intent, SRC will receive $350,000 and 1,925,000 shares of IMMC for the NL Project.  SRC...

2010-10-13 08:09:00

SEATTLE, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Small-ship line InnerSea Discoveries, sister company to American Safari Cruises, offers exhilarating cruises in Alaska in 2011 that go beyond the norm. Each of the four itineraries ranging from 7- to 14-nights is designed to take advantage of the wonder and wildlife that are hallmarks of the Alaskan wilderness. Rather than just being an observer, guests are invited to participate in daily included activities such as kayaking, hiking, stand-up paddle...

2010-10-12 09:30:00

SPARKS, Nev., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. ("Golden Phoenix") (OTC Bulletin Board: GPXM) would like to invite interested shareholders to participate in a conference call to be hosted on Friday, October 22, 2010, at 1:00 P.M. Pacific/4:00 P.M. Eastern Time. Company management will be available during the one-hour event to provide acquisition, debt reduction and growth strategy updates; and answer certain written questions submitted in advance by...

2010-10-05 19:46:00

JUNEAU, Alaska, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beard Company, 25% owner of Geohedral LLC, reported in its second quarter 2010 Operating Results that recent assays have failed to indicate commercial quantities of gold and silver in any of its 64,000 acres of claims in Alaska's Yakutat Forelands. Assays have also found significantly less magnetite (iron ore) and ilmenite than was previously publicized. In September of 2009, Geohedral announced a significant deposit of gold and silver...

2010-09-28 10:00:00

SPARKS, Nev., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GPXM) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the repurchase of an aggregate of up to 20% of its outstanding Common Stock, effective immediately. "Based on current market prices, we believe the repurchase program is in the best interests of our shareholders," stated Tom Klein, CEO of Golden Phoenix. The repurchases will be made from time to time on the open market at...

2010-09-24 09:56:00

SPARKS, Nev., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. ("Golden Phoenix") (OTC Bulletin Board: GPXM) is pleased to announce that on September 24, 2010, it entered into an option agreement with Crestview Capital Master, LLC to repurchase 20,000,000 warrant shares issued by Golden Phoenix in favor of Crestview pursuant to the Bridge Note and Debt Restructuring Agreement entered into by the parties on January 30, 2009, the terms and obligations of which have been...

2010-09-22 07:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alaska Pacific Energy Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ASKE) a publicly traded oil and gas exploration and technology company, today announced that the Company has filed its financial results for three and six month periods ended July 31, 2010 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and has made progress on several, pending development milestones. In early June 2010, the Company announced that it had entered into a purchase...

2010-09-21 16:53:00

PHOENIX, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Community leaders throughout Arizona have formed a coalition called ONE Arizona, comprised of 10 diverse non-profit organizations throughout the state. The group is leading an intense voter outreach campaign aimed at demonstrating the power of the Latino voter through the ballot box now and in the future. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100921/LA68916LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100921/LA68916LOGO ) "The Latino...


Latest West Coast of the United States Reference Libraries

Gifford Pinchot National Forest
2013-11-25 14:48:46

The Gifford Pinchot National Forest is a national forest found in southern Washington, USA, managed by the US Forest Service. It has an area of 1.32 million acres and extends 116 kilometers along the western slopes of Cascade Range from Mount Rainier National Park to the Columbia River. The forest straddles the crest of the South Cascades of Washington State, spread over broad old growth forests, high mountain meadows, several glaciers, and a number of volcanic peaks. The forests highest...

Olympic National Park
2013-04-18 01:02:08

Olympic National Park is located in the state of Washington, in the Olympic Peninsula, in the United States. The park holds 922,650 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native Americans. Most of the tribes were wiped out once European explorers introduced diseases into the area. In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the logging industry boomed, but the public began to express concerns of over logging in the 1920’s. However, the first proposal to establish the area as a...

North Cascades National Park
2013-04-18 00:41:24

North Cascades National Park is located in the state of Washington in the United States and was established in 1968. The park holds 504,781 acres and is the largest of three national park areas known as the North Cascades National Park Service Complex. It once contained 318 glaciers, but all of these have retreated at a fast rate and many glaciers have completely disappeared. The largest remaining glacier is Boston Glacier, but other large glaciers include Redoubt, Neve, and McAllister....

The Sierra Nevada Mountain Range
2012-07-17 13:48:38

The Sierra Nevada Mountains located along the Eastern portion of California and the Western Portion of Nevada have a huge impact on the weather in this region. The first is the Sana Anna winds. These are very warm winds that ascend from the mountains westward back into the basins of California in such places like Los Angeles. These are very dry winds that can heat the temps up into the 100s and can cause rapidly forming fires. When weather systems come in from the west they hit these...

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  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
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