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Savanna Energy Services Corp. Announces Q2 2010 Results

Calgary, Alberta – Aug. 12, 2010 – Savanna Energy Services Corp. (“Savanna” or “the Company”) (TSX:SVY) is an oilfield services company operating throughout North America. The Company’s overall business is conducted through two major divisions: contract drilling and oilfield services.

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NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines Announces New Executive Director

NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release

Yellowknife, August 11, 2010.

The NWT/NU Chamber of Mines is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Hoefer to the position of Executive Director.

Tom has had a long and successful career working with both industry and government in promoting and advancing the North’s important resource industry. His experience over the past 25 years encompassed exploration, mining, regulation and sustainable development in both the private and public sectors. A born and raised Northern resident, Tom completed undergraduate studies in Geology at the University of Saskatchewan and went on to complete his Masters in Mineral Exploration at Queen’s University.

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Quadra FNX Mining Ltd. Announces 2010 Second Quarter Financial Results

Vancouver, Canada – August 12, 2010, Quadra FNX Mining Ltd. (the “Company” or “Quadra FNX”) (TSX: QUX) announces net earnings of $21.7 million or $0.16 per share (basic) for the three months ended June 30, 2010 compared to a loss of $7.3 million or ($0.08) per share (basic) for the three months ended June 30, 2009. Earnings in the quarter benefited from a higher average copper price in the current year, and the increased earnings contributed from the Carlota and Franke Mines, as well as the earnings from the Sudbury operations since May 21, 2010 (the date after the closing of the merger with FNX Mining Ltd.). Second quarter adjusted earnings, which exclude the impact of derivative gains, gains and losses on marketable securities and investments, merger costs and related tax adjustments, were $20.6 million or $0.15 per share (basic). Operating cash flow before working capital of $43.4 million or $0.31 per share in the second quarter 2010 compares to $24.4 million or $0.26 per share in the same period of 2009. During the second quarter 2010, Quadra recorded revenues of $169.1 million from the sale of 46.5 million pounds of copper and 28,133 ounces of total precious metals (TPM).

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UBCIC Information Bulletin

VOLUME 4, ISSUE 7
SUMMER 2010

ALL CHIEFS’ TASK FORCE

The All-Chiefs’ Task Force is a volunteer group of First Nation leaders from across the province that was established at the August 2009 All-Chiefs’ Assembly. They were created to build upon the outcomes and energy of the gathering by: raising awareness and recognition of Aboriginal title and rights at the provincial, national and international levels, as well as with the general public; and, undertaking work to better organize ourselves internally as First Nations in British Columbia.

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Marathon Announces 2010 Q2 Financial Results

Toronto, Aug. 11 – Marathon PGM Corporation (“Marathon” or the “Company”) announced today its financial results for the period ended June 30, 2010.

At June 30, 2010, Marathon had cash and short-term investments of $7.3 million, compared to $10.8 million at December 31, 2009, with operations and project spending in the period amounting to $0.5 million and $3.2 million respectively.

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Geoscience BC Releases New Geochemical Data for B.C.’s Southern Interior

Vancouver, British Columbia – Aug. 11, 2010 – Geoscience BC is pleased to announce the release of new geochemical results from the QUEST-South Project. Data released today includes almost 1000 new samples from regional stream-based and basal till geochemical surveys conducted in the Merritt area in 2009.

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Tyhee Development Corp Discovers Two New Gold Zones on Yellowknife Gold Project and Drilling Continues to Expand the Clan Lake Main Zone

TSX Venture: TDC

Vancouver, Aug. 11 – Tyhee Development Corp. (TSX-V, TDC) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the discovery of two new gold zones on its Yellowknife Gold Project, Northwest Territories, Canada. These new gold zones, The Bear and The Spud Zones, were discovered within the 7 kilometre long, 1.2 kilometre wide Clan Lake Structure which now hosts eight gold zones.

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The Fraser Institute: Alberta Surpasses Quebec as Preferred Place for Mining Investment, According to Global Mining Survey Update

Release Date: August 11, 2010

TORONTO—Alberta is now seen as the world’s most attractive jurisdiction for mineral exploration and development, ending Quebec’s three-year reign as the preferred destination for mining investment, according to the Survey of Mining Companies: 2010 Mid-Year Update, released today by the Fraser Institute, Canada’s leading public policy think-tank.

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Frontline Gold Options Two Gold Properties in Stewart Gold Camp Region, B.C.

Halifax, Nova Scotia – Aug. 11, 2010 – Walter Henry, President and CEO of Frontline Gold Corporation (“Frontline”)(TSX VENTURE:FGC) announces that Frontline has optioned both the Stewart and Poly gold properties in the Stewart Gold Camp region of British Columbia.

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Plutonic Power Issues Progress Update and Second Quarter ended June 30, 2010 Financial Results

Vancouver, Aug. 10 – Plutonic Power Corporation (the “Company”) (PCC: TSX) announced today a progress update and its financial results in Canadian Dollars for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2010.

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Capstone Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter and Year-to-Date

August 10, 2010

Net Earnings of $45.4 million in Second Quarter and $58.9 million in first six months of 2010
(All amounts in US$ unless otherwise specified)

Vancouver, British Columbia – Capstone Mining Corp. (CS: TSX) today announced its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2010, including net earnings of $45.4 million or $0.23 per share in the Second Quarter and $58.9 million or $0.30 per share in the first six months of 2010. Copper produced in the first six months at Capstone’s two mines, Cozamin and Minto, totalled 37.4 million pounds of payable copper at an estimated total cash cost(1) of $1.23 per payable pound. Capstone ended the quarter with cash on hand of $151.6 million (including $10.8 million of restricted cash) and held liquid investments of $18.1 million as of June 30, 2010.

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Sivunivut Corp. Notice of Nominations

Tuesday, 10 Aug 2010

Notice is hereby given by the Inuit Community Corporation of North West River that nominations will be accepted for the position of Chairperson for the upcoming election to be held on the 14th day of September 2010.

by NationTalk on August 10, 2010521 Views

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Canada’s Territories Benefit From Rebound In Demand For Commodities

Ottawa, August 10 —Canada’s three territories are expected to post strong economic growth this year, thanks to a rebound in global demand for commodities, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s latest Territorial Outlook, a Centre for the North publication.

by NationTalk on August 10, 2010568 Views

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BC Hydro announces fiscal results for 2010

July 8, 2010

VANCOUVER – BC Hydro today announced its financial results for fiscal 2010, including a consolidated net income of $447 million for the year ended March 31, 2010, which is $82 million higher than the prior year’s net income.

by NationTalk on August 10, 2010645 Views

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Finavera Renewables Signs Participation Agreement with McLeod Lake Indian Band for British Columbia Wind Projects

Vancouver, Aug. 10 – Finavera Renewables Inc. (‘Finavera Renewables’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce it has signed a Participation Agreement with the McLeod Lake Indian Band for the Tumbler Ridge, Wildmare, Meikle, and Bullmoose Wind Energy Projects. The Agreement was completed at a signing ceremony at the McLeod Lake Indian Band Annual General Assembly. The Agreement sets out the guidelines for engagement between Finavera and the McLeod Lake Indian Band and represents a commitment by the parties to enter into discussions to develop further agreements.

by NationTalk on August 10, 2010872 Views

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Northern Freegold Reports on Progress and Enhances Drill Program With Titan Deep IP Survey at Freegold Mountain, Yukon

Highlights

— Completed ~3,000 m of a planned 4,500 m Phase 1 drill program to expand 1 million ounce resource1 at Nucleus deposit
— Completed ~4,100 m of a planned 5,500 m Phase 1 drill program to test potential for significant new resources at adjacent Revenue zone
— Initiating a Titan-24 (Quantec Geoscience) Deep Penetrating IP/Resistivity Survey to identify large scale (epithermal gold/porphyry gold-copper) targets associated with and adjacent to Nucleus-Revenue system

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Ivanhoe Energy reports second quarter 2010 financial results and operational highlights

Calgary, Aug. 10 – Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: IVAN; TSX IE) reported today financial results and operating highlights for the second quarter of 2010. Ivanhoe Energy has filed its quarterly financial report on Form 10-Q with the Securities and Exchange Commission and its Interim Financial Statements with the Canadian Securities Administrators for the period ended June 30, 2010. All figures reported are in US dollars unless otherwise noted.

by NationTalk on August 10, 2010608 Views

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SLAM Drilling Red Lake Type Gold Grades at Reserve Creek

Diamond Drill Hole Cuts 16.85 Metres Grading 16.45 g/t; Individual Samples Up To 274 g/t Gold Over 0.5 Metres

Miramichi, NB, Aug. 9 – SLAM Exploration Ltd. (TSX-V:SXL) (“SLAM”) is pleased to announce a 16.85 m interval grading 16.45 g/t gold from hole RS10-16 on its wholly owned Reserve Creek project in the Fort Hope area of Ontario. This interval is included within a 47.5 m core interval grading 6.58 g/t (155.8 ft grading 0.19 oz/ton) gold. Individual samples range up to 274 g/t gold over 0.5 m (1.6 ft grading 7.99 oz/ton). Significant drill core intervals are tabulated as follows:

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BC’s largest independent Run-of-River Hydro Project starts generating clean power

Vancouver, Aug. 9 – Plutonic Power Corporation (TSX: PCC) and GE Energy Financial Services, a unit of GE (NYSE: GE), announced today that their Toba Montrose General Partnership (“TMGP”) has commenced selling electricity to BC Hydro under an Electricity Purchase Agreement (“EPA”) from power generated by the East Toba River and Montrose Creek generation facilities. TMGP has received confirmation from BC Hydro that the project has met its guaranteed commercial operations date commitment under the EPA. Both facilities are now operating at full capacity while their commissioning continues.

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Duncastle Signs Agreement with First Nations at Porphyry Creek

Vancouver, British Columbia – Aug. 9, 2010 – Duncastle Gold Corp. (the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:DUN)(FRANKFURT:5D3) reported today that it has signed a Communciations and Engagement Agreement with First Nations for 2010 exploration work on the eastern portion of its Porphyry Creek project located 20 kilometres northwest of Smithers in northwest British Columbia.

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Request for Proposals Aboriginal Procurement and Outreach ~ Project Management Services

(AHRC — July 28, 2010)

AHRC Proposal Call for 2010-2011 Procurement Project

1 Introduction

The Aboriginal Human Resource Council (AHRC) is seeking to hire specialized Project Management expertise for the period August 20 to March 31, 2011 for its Aboriginal Procurement and Outreach Project.

by NationTalk on August 9, 2010837 Views

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Watson Lake area fire community information centre now open

FOR RELEASE #10-150
August 6, 2010

Whitehorse – The Protective Services division of the Department of Community Services is pleased to announce that a community information centre is now open to serve the public concerned about the Watson Lake area fire.

by NationTalk on August 9, 2010676 Views

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Partnership Creates Jobs For First Nations In Northwestern Ontario

August 5, 2010

McGuinty Government Supports Economic Opportunities In The North

A wood products manufacturing facility in Kenora is creating skills training, employment and economic development opportunities for local First Nations.

With the support of the Ontario government, Wincrief Forestry Products Limited has bought, renovated and equipped an existing plant and has begun manufacturing modular homes for First Nations and other nearby communities. The company also plans to begin manufacturing untreated wood poles for utility companies and log home manufacturers.

by NationTalk on August 6, 20101042 Views

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Board of Director Member Elections – Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers (CANDO)

The Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers (CANDO) is a dynamic National Aboriginal community economic development organization dedicated to “Building capacity to strengthen Aboriginal economies”. The foundation of the organization is the Economic Development Officers (EDOs) who work through a host of Aboriginal communities and organizations across Canada. This is the profession that is dedicated to the challenge of fostering community and economic growth for Aboriginal people.

by NationTalk on August 6, 2010595 Views

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Denison Mines Corp. Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results

Toronto, Ontario – Aug. 5, 2010 – Denison Mines Corp. (“Denison” or the “Company”) (TSX:DML)(NYSE Amex:DNN) today reported its financial results for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2010. All amounts in this release are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise indicated. For a more detailed discussion of the Company’s financial results, see management’s discussion and analysis (“MD&A”), a copy of which is attached to this release.

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Peregrine discovers first Two Kimberlites at Qilaq

August 5, 2010
Trading Symbol: PGD
For Immediate Release

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. (“Peregrine” or “the Company”) (TSX:PGD) is pleased to report the discovery of two new kimberlites, named Q1 and Q2, by prospecting on the Company’s 854,000 hectare Qilaq project (“Qilaq”
or “the Project”) on Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada. Qilaq is located on Hall Peninsula, northeast of Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut, and is adjacent to Peregrine’s Chidliak project (“Chidliak”) where, as reported in a news release on August 4, 2010, the Company has discovered 32 kimberlites in the past two years. Qilaq is 100 percent-owned by Peregrine and is not encumbered by any third party earn-in or back-in rights other than a one kilometre buffer zone within Qilaq along the boundary of Chidliak which is subject to BHP Billiton’s earn-in rights to Chidliak. Both Q1 and Q2 are outside of this buffer zone.

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New Relationship Trust 2009/10 Annual Report

Message from the Chair & CEO

Kathryn Teneese and Cliff Fregin

With 203 First Nation communities, BC is a vast region that is home to one of the world’s most culturally diverse arrays of indigenous peoples. This diversity goes beyond cultures and languages – it extends to the lifestyles, livelihoods, social and economic status of our people. There are First Nation people living in the most remote regions of the Province as well as in the midst of BC’s cities – and everywhere in between. Some communities number in the thousands; others have fewer than a hundred remaining members. And each community is at a different stage in their path toward selfreliance; each has unique capacity building needs.

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Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. announces second quarter 2010 financial results

TSX: BXE

Calgary, Aug. 5 – (TSX: BXE) Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. (“Bellatrix” or the “Company”) announces its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2010.

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Thompson Creek reports significantly improved financial results for second quarter 2010 with revenue up 100% and cash flow from operations up 575% from the same period one year ago

NYSE: TC
TSX: TCM, TCM.WT
Frankfurt: A6R

Toronto, Aug. 5 – Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. (“Company” or “TCM”), one of the world’s largest publicly traded, pure molybdenum producers, today announced financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2010 prepared in accordance with United States generally accepted accounting principles (“US GAAP”). All dollar amounts are in United States (“US”) dollars unless otherwise indicated.

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Serengeti Completes Exploration Access Agreement for Kwanika Project with Takla Lake First Nation

Vancouver, British Columbia – Aug. 5, 2010 – Serengeti Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:SIR)(FRANKFURT:34S) and the Takla Lake First Nation today announced signing of an Exploration Access Agreement for Serengeti’s Kwanika property, located 120 km north of Fort St. James in north central British Columbia. The Agreement covers all exploration and related activities on the Kwanika property until such time as a decision is made to enter into the mining permit application process.

by NationTalk on August 5, 20101106 Views

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Drilling at Courageous Lake Yields Positive Results for Seabridge Gold

Thursday, 5th August 2010

Toronto, Canada – The first 11 holes drilled this season by Seabridge Gold on the FAT deposit at its 100% owned Courageous Lake gold project have exceeded expectations, increasing confidence in the current resource and potentially expanding it. The Courageous Lake project is located in Canada’s Northwest Territories. Drilling continues with another 30 holes planned for this summer.

by NationTalk on August 5, 2010606 Views

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North Arrow Increases Non-Brokered Private Placement

August 04, 2010

North Arrow Minerals Inc. (NAR: TSXV) (“North Arrow” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce an increase to the non-brokered private placement previously announced on July 16, 2010. The private placement will now consist of 3,958,333 flow-through units (the “FT Units”) at a price of $0.18 per FT Unit, for gross proceeds of up to $712,500. Each FT Unit will consist of one flow-through common share of the Company and one-half of one non-flow-through common share purchase warrant. Each full warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one additional common share of the Company for a period of one year from the closing date at a price of $0.25 per share. The private placement is subject to acceptance by the TSX Venture Exchange.

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Peregrine discovers Six New Kimberlites at Chidliak

August 4, 2010
Trading Symbol: PGD
For Immediate Release

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. (“Peregrine” or “the Company”) (TSX:PGD) is pleased to report the discovery of six new kimberlites at the Chidliak project (“Chidliak” or “the Project”) on Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada. Three of the kimberlites, CH-29, CH-30 and CH-32, were discovered by drilling, and the other three, CH-27, CH-28 and CH-31 were discovered at surface by prospecting. The summer exploration programme continues with geophysical anomalies being prioritized for drilling by prospecting and ground geophysics.

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Paramount Resources Ltd.: Financial and Operating Results for the Three and Six Months Ended June 30, 2010

Calgary, Alberta – Aug. 4, 2010 – Paramount Resources Ltd. (TSX:POU) (“Paramount” or the “Company”) announces its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2010.

FINANCIAL AND OPERATING HIGHLIGHTS (1)
($ millions, except as noted)

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Stina Adds 180 More Claim Blocks to Dime Property in Yukon

Vancouver, British Columbia – Aug. 4, 2010 – Stina Resources Ltd. (“the Company”) (TSX VENTURE:SQA) announces that it has more than doubled the size of its Dime Property in the Yukon by staking an additional 180 claims on the west, north and east of the previous 128 Dime claims. This brings the total Dime claims to 308, increasing the property size from 6,400 acres (25 sq km) to 15,400 acres (61 sq km).

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Oceans North Canada Applauds New Arctic Shipping Regulations

Ottawa, Aug. 3 – Oceans North Canada applauds Fisheries Minister Gail Shea for announcing new mandatory ship-tracking rules in Arctic waters to improve pollution control, search-and-rescue and security.

“We commend the government for taking the lead to protect Canada’s fragile Arctic waters from the harmful impacts that increased vessel traffic will bring,” said Chris Debicki, Nunavut projects director for Oceans North Canada. “These regulations will help Inuit at a time when rapidly melting ice is opening the Arctic Ocean to new industrial expansion, tanker traffic, and cruise ships.”

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Governments Celebrate Groundbreaking of Infrastructure Projects in Windsor

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Windsor, Ontario, August 3, 2010 − Canada’s Transport and Infrastructure Minister, John Baird; Jeff Watson, Member of Parliament for Essex; the Honourable Sandra Pupatello, Ontario Minister of Economic Development and Trade and Member of Provincial Parliament for Windsor West; the Honourable Dwight Duncan, Ontario Minister of Finance and Member of Provincial Parliament for Windsor–Tecumseh; and His Worship Eddie Francis, Mayor of the City of Windsor, today marked the progress of 18 infrastructure projects currently underway in the City of Windsor.

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Governments Celebrate Completion of New Madawaska Multi-Purpose Building

Madawaska, Ontario, July 31, 2010 – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nippissing-Pembroke, the Honourable Carol Mitchell, Ontario Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, and South Algonquin Township Mayor Percy Bresnahan today celebrated the completion of the new Madawaska multi-purpose building. This new facility includes a community centre, flexible services area, a library and a fire hall.

by NationTalk on August 4, 2010682 Views

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North Arrow Announces Option Of Yukon Gold Properties

August 03, 2010

North Arrow Minerals Inc. (NAR: TSXV) is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement with Cathro Resources Corp. (50%) and Cazador Resources Ltd. (50%), both private companies and collectively the vendors, whereby North Arrow can earn a 100% interest in the Cal 1-28 (1,446 acres) and Dotty 1-12 (620 acres) mineral claims situated in north-central Yukon Territory.

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SLAM drills 107 g/t gold at Reserve Creek

High Grades Included In 30 Metre Interval Grading 5.48 g/t Gold

Miramichi, NB, Aug. 3 – SLAM Exploration Ltd. (TSX-V:SXL) (“SLAM”) is pleased to announce assay results from the second of 3 diamond drill holes on its wholly owned Reserve Creek project in the Fort Hope area of Ontario. Hole RS10-15 intersected a 30 m core interval grading 5.48 g/t (98.6 ft grading 0.16 oz/ton) gold. This includes a 5.36 m interval grading 10.04 g/t gold, a 6 m interval grading 7.26 g/t gold and a 1.38 m interval grading 33.85 g/t gold. Individual samples range up to 107 g/t gold over 0.3 m (1 ft grading 3.12 oz/ton). Significant drill core intervals are tabulated as follows:

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Financial and Operating Results of Trilogy Energy Corp. for the Three and Six Months Ended June 30, 2010

Calgary, Alberta – Aug. 3, 2010 – Trilogy Energy Corp. (TSX:TET) is pleased to announce its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2010.

On February 5, 2010, the Trust completed a conversion (the “Conversion”) from an income trust structure to a corporate structure through a business combination with a private corporation pursuant to a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Alberta) and related transactions. The name of the resulting corporation is Trilogy Energy Corp. References to Trilogy in this press release for periods prior to February 5, 2010 are references to the Trust and for periods on or after February 5, 2010 are references to Trilogy Energy Corp. Additionally, Trilogy refers to shares, shareholders and dividends which are comparable to units, unitholders and distributions previously under the Trust.

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FSIN Executive Weekly Communique

The FSIN is embarking on a new communication strategy. Part of this plan includes, the FSIN executive keeping the 74 First Nations in the province informed and updated on the important treaty issues.

Office of the Chief- Guy Lonechild

Meeting with Minister Strahl, Chilliwack, BC on July 29, 2010

Chief Guy Lonechild and Vice-Chief Delbert Wapass met with INAC Minister Chuck Strahl in the Minister’s constituency office in Chilliwack, British Columbia this past Thursday to discuss a range of issues. The meeting began with the Minister praising the FSIN for its leadership on treaty issues and governance reforms.

by NationTalk on August 3, 2010887 Views

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Diavik 2010 mid year socio economic highlights

Diavik 2010 mid year socio economic highlights

Yellowknife, NT – Diavik Diamond Mines Inc., operator of the Diavik Diamond Mine, is pleased to release its 2010 mid year socio-economic monitoring agreement report, which provides a detailed summary of our training, employment, and business initiatives. Highlights include:

· Training: At mid year, Diavik and its contractors employed 16 apprentices (our commitment is 8-18 apprentices) of whom 14 are northerners. In first half, three northerners successfully completed their apprenticeships bringing the total number of Diavik apprentices to have achieved journeyperson certification to 21.

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SK 2009-10 First Nations and Métis Relations Annual Report

July 2010
His Honour, The Honourable Dr. Gordon L. Barnhart
Lieutenant Governor, Province of Saskatchewan

May it Please Your Honour:

I respectfully submit the Annual Report of the Ministry of First Nations and Métis Relations for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2010.

The Government of Saskatchewan is committed to delivering and building on its promises to Saskatchewan people. Two of those promises are a commitment to increased transparency and accountability and to responsibly manage expenditures. This report will provide details on the progress made in this regard.

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Western Reports Second Quarter 2010 EBITDA of $20.9 million

Vancouver, British Columbia – July 30, 2010 – Western Forest Products Inc. (TSX:WEF) (“Western” or “the Company”) today announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010. The Company reported EBITDA of $20.9 million for the second quarter of 2010 compared to EBITDA of $8.0 million in the first quarter and negative EBITDA of $16.0 million for the second quarter of 2009. Net income for the second quarter of 2010 was $9.5 million ($0.02 per share), on sales of $181.5 million, which compared to a net income reported in the first quarter of 2010 of $7.3 million ($0.02 per share) and a net loss reported for the second quarter of 2009 of $30.1 million ($0.06 per share).

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Pictou Landing First Nations Community Centre Office Opens

Department of Justice
July 30, 2010

Policing services in Pictou Landing will be delivered more efficiently and effectively after the official opening of the Pictou Landing First Nations Community Centre Office today, July 30.

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2010 Mid-Year Stats Mark Rebound In Port Metro Vancouver Cargo

Upswing Trend in 2010 Signals Return to 2008 Levels

Vancouver, July 30 – Port Metro Vancouver has released the 2010 mid-year results of overall throughputs in the Cargo Statistics Report. The report shows that 2010 is building momentum, with an overall tonnage increase of 20 per cent totalling 58.4 million tonnes to date.

by NationTalk on July 30, 2010624 Views

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Northern Canada Includes Both The Wealthiest And Poorest Regions In The Country

Ottawa, July 29 — Canada’s North is home to both the wealthiest and the poorest regions in the country, a stark dichotomy that illustrates both the challenges and opportunities in the North. The Conference Board of Canada illustrates this disparity in its first Here the North map, released today as part of the launch of the Centre for the North’s web portal.

by NationTalk on July 30, 2010722 Views

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Kivalliq Closes CDN$5 Million First Tranche of CDN$6.2 Million Private Placement

Vancouver, British Columbia – July 29, 2010 – Kivalliq Energy Corporation (TSX VENTURE:KIV) (“Kivalliq” or the “Company”) today announced that it has closed the initial CDN$5 million tranche in a non brokered private placement with Lumina Capital Limited Partnership (“Lumina Capital”) and other strategic investors.

by NationTalk on July 30, 2010593 Views

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Savanna to Release Q2 2010 Results on August 12, 2010

Calgary, Alberta – July 29, 2010 – Savanna Energy Services Corp. (“Savanna”) (TSX:SVY) intends to release its Second Quarter 2010 results after markets close on Thursday, August 12, 2010. The results will be available on the Company’s web site after the dissemination has taken place over the news wire service.

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