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Zinccorp Resources Completes 2010 Exploration Program at Michelle Project

– New prospecting discovery with 3727 g/t Silver (108 oz/ton) and 81% Lead

– 16 Mineralized Targets in 7 km by 17 km Zone

– Only 4 Of 16 Zones Drill Tested to date

Vancouver, British Columbia – Sept. 28, 2010 – ZINCCORP RESOURCES INC. (TSX VENTURE:ZN) is pleased to announce it has completed a 2010 diamond drill program at the Michelle Project in north-central Yukon Territory. The focus of the 2010 drill program was to drill untested targets within two of the fifteen mineralized zones. Ten holes totalling 1034m were drilled at the Blender and Nanny zones. Assays are awaited.

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Promoting Economic Growth In Ontario And Quebec

September 27, 2010

Private Sector Advisory Committee To Ensure Goals Of Trade Agreement Are Met

Ontario and Quebec have established a committee of private sector leaders, convened today, that will ensure recommendations contained in the joint provincial Cooperation and Trade Agreement promote the long-term economic growth of both provinces.

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Nanika Receives Permit on Red Cliff East Drill Program

Vancouver, Sept. 27 – Nanika Resources Inc. (TSX-V: NKA and FSE: C7X) Nanika Resources Inc. (TSX-V: NKA and FSE: C7X) is pleased to announce that approval has been received to commence a drill program on Nanika’s 100 per cent owned Red Cliff East Property. The property is located approximately twenty kilometers north-east of Stewart BC and Nanika’s Red Cliff East is located immediately adjacent to the property currently being worked by Decade Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:DEC). A map of the property is available at www.nanikaresources.com.

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Avalon Receives Positive Report on its Sustainability Performance from Jantzi-Sustainalytics

Toronto, Ontario – Sept. 27, 2010 – Avalon Rare Metals Inc. (TSX:AVL)(OTCQX:AVARF) (“Avalon” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has received a positive report from an independent analysis by Jantzi- Sustainalytics of core stakeholder perceptions, and its Environmental, Social, and Governance (“ESG”) performance.

In May 2010, Avalon engaged Jantzi-Sustainalytics to assess Avalon’s sustainability performance against a number of benchmarks including stakeholders’ expectations, competitors’ performance, industry average performance levels, and socially responsible investor expectations.

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Airborne Survey Now Complete On BC Rare Earth Prospect

September 27th, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada – Bolero Resources Corp. (the “Company” or “Bolero”), (TSX-V: BRU), (FRANKFURT: U7N1) announces that Aeroquest International Limited has completed the AeroTEM III and Radiometric surveys on the “Carbonatite Syndicate” Rare Earth prospect, in northern British Columbia. Following the interpretation of preliminary data, expected shortly, Bolero will be commencing a drill program on the property. Airborne data will be correlated with positive soil samples and existing field radiometric anomalies to establish priority Rare Earth “REE” drill targets on the property. The “Carbonatite Syndicate” Rare Earth prospect is located 80 km northeast of Prince George, BC, bordering Spectrum Mining’s “Wicheeda” Rare Earth discovery; that recently returned significant Rare Earth drill results, including a 48.64 metre interval which averaged 3.55% REE.

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The Fraser Institute: Reducing Barriers to Crude Oil Investment Will Foster Job Creation and Energy Security for United States, Canada, and Mexico

Calgary, Alberta – Sept. 27, 2010 – A hodgepodge of misguided government policies, costly and time-consuming regulatory processes, and environmental restrictions have resulted in multiple barriers to investment in North American crude oil production and transportation, concludes a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, Canada’s leading public policy think-tank.

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Capstone Reports Exceptionally High Grade Copper-Zinc Intercepts from Kutcho Project

Hole KC10-184 intercepts 10.3% Cu, 19.8% Zn, 2.9g/t Au & 666g/t Ag over 11.2m
(Including 14.7% Cu, 21.3% Zn, 2.0g/t Au & 126g/t Ag over 4.9m)

Vancouver, British Columbia — Capstone Mining Corp. (CS: TSX) today announced additional high grade intercepts from drilling on its high grade Kutcho Copper-Zinc Project. As previously reported, the current drill program is following up on a recommendation in the Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) announced on July 13, 2010 to increase the confidence in approximately 1.1 million tonnes of inferred mineral resources in the Esso deposit as part of an initiative to advance the project to a pre-feasibility study. Highlights for the latest holes are summarized below, while full results are attached. In situ copper equivalent grades are provided for illustrative purposes, based on the metal prices assumed in the PEA. Results for previous holes were announced in August and September.

by NationTalk on September 27, 2010573 Views

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Drills Upgrading Large Resource at Seabridge Gold’s Courageous Lake Project

Toronto, Canada – Sept. 27, 2010 – Eleven more core holes drilled this season by Seabridge (TSX:SEA)(NYSE Amex:SA) at its 100% owned Courageous Lake gold project continue to increase confidence in the current resource, moving it towards reserve status. These results are also likely to add to the multi-million ounce resource and increase its overall grade. In total, 44 holes will be drilled this season at Courageous Lake (22,300 meters). Assay results have now been released for the first 22 holes (see also the News Release dated August 5, 2010). The Courageous Lake project is located in Canada’s Northwest Territories.

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Everton Signs Binding Letter Agreement for the Sale of Shoal Lake Gold Properties to Kaskattama for $7.6 Million

Ottawa, Ontario – Sept. 27, 2010 – Everton Resources Inc. (“Everton”) (TSX VENTURE:EVR)(FRANKFURT:ERV) is pleased to announce that it has signed a binding letter agreement to sell all of the issued and outstanding shares of its wholly-owned subsidiary Hays Lake Gold Inc. (“HLG”) to Kaskattama Inc. (“Kaskattama”) for a total consideration of approximately $7.6 million. HLG holds the Shoal Lake Gold properties comprised of two significant high grade gold deposits: Duport and Cedar Island, on 81.3 km2, located in the Shoal Lake area, near Kenora, Ontario. The $7.6 million consideration is allocated as follows (all currency amounts in Canadian Dollars, unless otherwise indicated):

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Great Slave Helicopters Welcomes New Aboriginal Partnership K’ahsho Got’ine Helicopters

Fort Good Hope/Colville Lake, NWT, September 22, 2010 – Great Slave Helicopters Ltd. (GSH), has signed a new joint-venture partnership agreement related to the K’ahsho Got’ine Land District of Sahtu Settlement Area of the Northwest Territories.

The deal is a three-way partnership including Yamoga Energy Services of Fort Good Hope, Behdzi Ahda First Nation Economic Development Trust of Colville Lake, and GSH of Yellowknife and has resulted in the creation of majority Aboriginal-owned and controlled K’ahsho Got’ine Helicopters Ltd. Upon its creation, K’ahsho Got’ine Helicopters has immediately purchased its own Bell 206 LR helicopter which is now in service with the GSH fleet.

by NationTalk on September 27, 2010691 Views

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Slam to Start Trenching at Silverjack

Trenching and drilling planned to test high grade silver-copper-lead-zinc deposit.

Miramichi, NB, Sept. 24 – SLAM Exploration Ltd. (TSX-V:SXL) (“SLAM”) announces it is mobilizing equipment to commence trenching at its Silverjack property on Monday, 27 September. The proposed trenching will test for extensions to the Silverjack deposit where SLAM recently reported high grade drilling results ranging up to 653 g/t (19.05 oz/ton) silver, 2.69% copper, 11.9% zinc and 9.8% lead as announced 16 February 2010.

by NationTalk on September 24, 2010646 Views

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Slam to Drill Bonanza Gold Deposit – Drilling Planned to Step Out From 16.85 m Core Interval Grading 16.45 g/t Gold; Invitation to Toronto Resource Investment Conference

Miramichi, NB, Sept. 23 – SLAM Exploration Ltd. (TSX-V:SXL) (“SLAM”) has signed a 2,000 m diamond drilling contract and expects to start drilling on or about October 15 on its wholly owned Reserve Creek project in the Fort Hope area of Ontario. This program will comprise approximately 15 holes designed to test the extent of bonanza grade gold mineralization drilled in June. SLAM reported a 16.85 m core interval grading 16.45 g/t gold (55.3 feet grading 0.48 oz/ton) with individual samples up to 274 g/t gold over 0.5 metres (7.99 oz/ton over 1.6 feet) in hole RS10-16 (news release 17 August 2010).

by NationTalk on September 24, 2010646 Views

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BMO Capital Markets Donates $1.5 Million to North American Charities

BMO’s Equity Through Education Trading Day Raises Millions for Organizations That Promote Access to Education to Those Who Need it Most

Toronto, Ontario and New York, New York – Sept. 23, 2010 – BMO Capital Markets, the investment and corporate banking arm of BMO Financial Group (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO), will donate CAD$1.5 million (US$1.45 million) to nine charities across North America through the firm’s 6th Annual Equity Through Education charitable program.

by NationTalk on September 24, 2010735 Views

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Golden Predator Intercepts 22.86 m of 1.24 g/t Gold from Saddle Zone, Clear Creek Property, Yukon

TSX: GPD
www.goldenpredator.com

Vancouver, Sept. 23 – Golden Predator Corp. (TSX:GPD) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce additional results from its reverse circulation drilling program on its Clear Creek Project. Of particular significance are the results that were returned from RC Hole CC-17 in the Contact Zone which intercepted 2.06 g/t Au over 12.2 m from 70.1 m, RC Hole CC10-25 in the Saddle Zone which intercepted 1.24 g/t Au over 22.86 m from 10.67 m and RC Hole CC10-08 in the Bear Paw Zone which intercepted 0.88 g/t over 21.34 m from 1.52 m. Highlights of the drill results are included in the table below.

by NationTalk on September 24, 2010553 Views

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Alpha Gold Receives 2009 Best Reclamation Award from the Province

Coquitlam, BC, Sept. 23 – Alpha Gold Corporation (TSX-V: ALQ) (“Alpha Gold” or the “Company”) reported today that the British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation (TRCR) has named the Company the 2009 recipient of its Mineral Exploration Citation Award for outstanding achievement in reclamation at Lustdust, in north-central B.C. The award was presented yesterday evening in Courtenay, B.C., at the Ministry’s Reclamation Symposium Banquet held at The Westerly Hotel.

by NationTalk on September 24, 2010642 Views

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Baffinland Responds to Unsolicited Take-Over Bid

Toronto, Ontario – Sept. 22, 2010 –

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Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation (TSX:BIM) (“Baffinland” or the “Company”) announced today that it has received an unsolicited take-over bid from Nunavut Iron Ore Acquisition Inc. (the “Offeror”), a corporation wholly-owned by Iron Ore Holdings, LP, to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Company (other than common shares of the Company owned by the Offeror or any of its affiliates), together with the associated rights issued and outstanding under the shareholder rights plan of the Company, at a price of $0.80 in cash per common share (the “Offer”). An announcement containing the details of the Offer was released by the Offeror earlier today. The Offer is not a “permitted bid” under the Company’s shareholder rights plan.

by NationTalk on September 24, 2010649 Views

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Finavera Renewables Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Halfway River First Nation

Vancouver, Sept. 23 – Finavera Renewables Inc. (‘Finavera Renewables’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with the Halfway River First Nation (“Halfway”) for the development of the Company’s four wind projects in the Peace Region of British Columbia. The MOU is a mechanism through which the Halfway River First Nation has provided its acknowledgement and acceptance for the Tumbler Ridge, Wildmare, Meikle, and Bullmoose Wind Projects. The MOU establishes the processes and sharing of benefits that will ensure an ongoing positive relationship with First Nations communities.

by NationTalk on September 23, 2010662 Views

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Big River First Nation and Green Lake Receive CDTF Funding

News Release – September 22, 2010

The Government of Saskatchewan announced the approval of two projects totalling more than $3.1 million for the communities of Big River First Nation and Green Lake under the Community Development Trust Fund (CDTF).

Big River First Nation will receive $1.66 million in funding for construction of a Centre of Excellence that will serve as a central location for the incubation of small business. The Centre will also offer skill development, job training and counselling for job opportunities.

by NationTalk on September 22, 2010871 Views

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Mining Association of Canada Releases Sixth Annual Towards Sustainable Mining Report

Ottawa, Sept. 22 – The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) is pleased to announce the release of its sixth Annual Towards Sustainable Mining Progress Report. The 2009 Report outlines the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) achievements and goals of participating companies.

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CanAlaska Uranium Reports on Summer Exploration Surveys

Vancouver, Sept. 22 – CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (CVV – TSX.V) (the “Company” or “CanAlaska”) is pleased to announce preliminary results for summer exploration surveys in the Athabasca Basin on the Collins Bay Extension, Grease River and West McArthur uranium projects and new developments at the Fond Du Lac project.

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Premium All-Cash Offer to Acquire Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation Announced by Nunavut Iron Ore Acquisition Inc.

Highlights of the Offer:

– Fully-funded all-cash offer of $0.80 per Common Share;

– Premium of approximately 100% over volume-weighted average price per Common Share on the TSX over the 20 trading days ended August 26, 2010;

– Immediate liquidity and elimination of risk for shareholders;

– Approximately 15.3% of Common Shares (14.3% fully-diluted) now are owned by Nunavut Iron Ore and its affiliates or are subject to agreements to tender to the Offer.

Toronto, Sept. 22 – Nunavut Iron Ore Acquisition Inc. (“Nunavut Iron Ore”), a corporation wholly-owned by Iron Ore Holdings, LP, today announced that it has commenced an offer (the “Offer”) to purchase all of the Common Shares of Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation (“Baffinland”) (TSX – BIM).

by NationTalk on September 22, 2010687 Views

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Terra Firma Provides Update on Restigouche Uranium Property

Vancouver, British Columbia – Sept. 22, 2010 – Terra Firma Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TFR) (the “Company”) today provided an update respecting its Restigouche Property, which is located in the Gaspe region of Quebec and is comprised of 3,227 hectares over 58 mineral claims prospective for uranium. The Company has the right to earn a 100% interest in the property (subject to a 2% royalty) by making an aggregate of $750,000 in exploration expenditures on the property and issuing an aggregate of 750,000 shares to the optionor, La Grande Coulee Inc. (“Grande Coulee”).

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Galahad Prepares for Regcourt Drilling

Ottawa, Ontario – Sept. 22, 2010 – Galahad Metals Inc. (“GAX”) (TSX VENTURE:GAX) is pleased to announce that technicians from the geological consulting firm of MRB & Associates (MRB) of Val-d’Or (Quebec) have visited the Regcourt Property, confirmed that the site is suitable for a fall diamond-drilling programme, and have proceeded to spot the drill-collar locations.

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Ontario’s first diamond mine wins another major award

De Beers Canada Victor Mine named winner at Ontario Business Achievement Awards

Toronto, Sept. 21 – The De Beers Canada Victor Mine, Ontario’s first and only diamond mine, was honoured last night with the Desjardins Business Excellence Large Business Award at the 28th Annual Ontario Business Achievement Awards hosted by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce in Toronto.

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Three New Members Add Expertise to SFI Inc. Board

Vancouver, British Columbia, Sept. 21 — Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) announced today that three new members were elected to its independent Board of Directors, supporting its balanced approach to responsible forest management.

The new board members, announced during the 2010 SFI Annual Conference in Vancouver, are:

— John M. Hagan III, President, Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences;
— Stewart Hardacre, President and Chief Operating Office, Habitat for Humanity Canada; and
— Charles Tattersall (Tat) Smith Jr., Professor, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto.

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Work Program Now Underway On Yukon “White Gold” Prospect

September 21st, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada – Bolero Resources Corp. (the “Company” or “Bolero”), (TSX-V: BRU), (FRANKFURT: U7N1) announces work has now commenced on the 100% owned “White Gold” prospect in the White Gold District/Stewart River Area of the Yukon. Equity Exploration Consultants Ltd. has been engaged to carry out a comprehensive work program throughout the “Nicolas” claim block, in close proximity to recently announced discoveries by Kaminak Gold Corporation (KAM – TSX.V) at their “Coffee” property (August 24th 2010) and by Underworld Resources Inc. that has recently agreed to a friendly takeover by Kinross Gold Corp (June 30th 2010).

by NationTalk on September 21, 2010764 Views

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Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business Awards Sodexo a 4th gold PAR certification

Montreal, Sept. 21 – Sodexo Canada is proud to announce their 4th gold Progressive Aboriginal Relations (PAR) certification from the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business. The awards ceremony was held in Vancouver on September 16th, in recognition of Sodexo’s successful efforts to create opportunities for Aboriginal citizens, businesses, and communities. Sodexo Canada is the only organisation to receive this honour four times.

by NationTalk on September 21, 2010857 Views

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UEX Outlines the 58B Deposit and Expands Mineralization at the Kianna Deposit, Including Intercepts of 12.40% eU(3)O(8) Over 3.7 Metres and 1.39% eU(3)O(8) Over 34.3 Metres

Trading Symbol: UEX-TSX

Vancouver, Sept. 21 – UEX Corporation (“UEX”) is pleased to announce results from the continued exploration of the Kianna and the 58B Deposits, both of which occur in northern portions of the Shea Creek Project (“Shea Creek”) in the Athabasca Basin of northern Saskatchewan. The drilling results for the completed $8.25 million 2010 Shea Creek exploration program have been reported to UEX by AREVA Resources Canada Inc. (“AREVA”). Shea Creek hosts the Kianna, Anne, Colette and 58B Deposits and is 49%-owned by UEX, with AREVA being the operator (see Figure 1).

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Pacific Iron Ore Corporation Updates Drilling Activities on the Bugaboo Creek Iron Project

Calgary, Alberta – Sept. 20, 2010 – Pacific Iron Ore Corporation (TSX VENTURE:POC), announces that drilling activity on the Bugaboo Creek project is now complete for the 2010 exploration season. The drilling activity has been focused on the exploration of massive magnetite skarns found in the Bugaboo Creek area near Port Renfrew, B.C. In late 2008, Pacific Iron Ore Corporation announced an inferred resource of 7.8 million tonnes of approximately 63 percent magnetite.

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Primary Petroleum Increases Land Holdings to 150,000 Gross/Net Acres (234 Sections) on Its Alberta Basin Bakken Project in Western Montana

Calgary, Alberta – Sept. 20, 2010 –

Highlights:

— Increases land holdings by 23,000 gross/net acres to 150,000 gross/net acres on its Western Montana Alberta Basin Bakken Prospect.
— Is the largest contiguous land holder south of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation located within the Alberta Basin Bakken fairway in Western Montana.
— Identifies 12 drilling locations to evaluate multi-zone oil potential formations including the Lodgepole; Bakken; Three Forks and Nisku.

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Synex International Inc – Annual Report for Fiscal 2010

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Vancouver, Sept. 20 – Revenue increased to $2,924,901 in fiscal 2010 from $2,688,811 in fiscal 2009. The increase in revenue is primarily a result of increased revenue from the 2.8 MW Cypress Creek Hydro Plant, being its first full year of operation, offset by a decrease in revenue from the Engineering Division and a decrease in revenue from the Ka:’yu:’k’t’h’/Che:k:tles7et’h’ First Nation (the “KCFN”) in respect of the Kyuquot powerline.

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Globex Updates Its Timmins Area, Talc-Magnesite Project

Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec – Sept. 20, 2010 – GLOBEX MINING ENTERPRISES INC. (TSX:GMX)(FRANKFURT:G1M)(OTCQX:GLBXF) is pleased to provide shareholders with an update in our magnesite-talc project.

Since the last update, we have been working diligently albeit methodically advancing the project through detailed hydrometallurgical tests while stick handling numerous aspects of the project from environmental and mining permitting to project design, and all that entails.

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Baffinland Reports High Grade Assays From the First Drill Holes at Deposit No. 5

Toronto, Ontario – Sept. 17, 2010 – Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation (TSX:BIM) (“Baffinland” or the “Company”) announces high grade iron assay results from the first holes drilled at Deposit No. 5. The 2010 drill program consisted of 6,802 metres of diamond drilling in 44 holes focused on widely spaced drilling to define additional resources. The majority of the drilling, 36 holes, were completed at Deposits No. 4 and No. 5, while eight holes tested specific targets at Deposits No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 on the Company’s Mary River iron ore deposits, Baffin Island, Nunavut Territory, Canada. Deposits No. 4 and No. 5 are located some 25 kilometres north-west from Deposits No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 and are closer at just 75 kilometres to Milne Inlet. A location map showing the location of the deposits is located on the Company’s website at www.baffinland.com.

by NationTalk on September 20, 2010677 Views

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Kria Resources Begins Traditional Knowledge Study for Halfmile Lake Project With Mi’gmag First Nations; Appoints Dr. Mark Cruise to Board

Toronto, Ontario – Sept. 17, 2010 – Kria Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:KIA) (“Kria” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with the Mi’gmag First Nations through an agreement with the North Shore Micmac District Council Inc. (“NSMDC”) to undertake a Traditional Knowledge Study (“TKS”) on the lands impacted by the Company’s Halfmile Lake Project, located in the Bathurst mining district of New Brunswick.

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BMO Receives Highest Honour for Its Relationship With Aboriginal Peoples, Communities and Businesses

Sets the Gold Standard With 3rd Progressive Aboriginal Relations (PAR) Award

Vancouver, British Columbia – Sept. 17, 2010 –

At the 8th Annual Gala Dinner, BMO Financial Group was presented with a Gold Progressive Aboriginal Relations (PAR) Award by the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) for its efforts to enhance partnerships with Canada’s First Peoples.

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Historic First Nations Signing For Ring Of Fire Discoveries

Toronto, Sept. 16 – Marten Falls First Nation and Webequie First Nation announced today that both communities have signed a Relationship Protocol with each other. The two Chiefs of the First Nations also signed a Letter of Intent with the two Ministers of Ministry of Northern, Mines, and Forestry and Ministry of Natural Resources.

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Renewable energy and advances in sustainable mining to be highlighted at Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference

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September 16, 2010

Whitehorse – Minister of Energy, Mines and Resources Patrick Rouble will attend the 67th annual Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference in Montreal September 16 and 17. Minister Rouble will participate in discussions to advance renewable energy and sustainable mining in Canada.

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Nanika Announces Airborne Survey on Rivett Lake

Vancouver, Sept. 16 – Nanika Resources Inc. (TSX-V: NKA and FSE: C7X) announces that an airborne geophysical survey has commenced on Nanika’s Rivett Lake property located approximately 200 Kilometers northeast of Yellowknife in the Northwest Territories.

Nanika’s Rivett Lake property consists of 30 claims totaling 59,714.59 acres (24,165.72 hectares) located approximately 30 kilometres southwest of the De Beer’s Snap Lake Diamond Mine.

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Ontario, First Nations Commit To Ring Of Fire Cooperation

September 16, 2010

McGuinty Government Supports Effective Consultation With Aboriginal Communities

The Ontario government and two First Nations in proximity of the Ring of Fire in Ontario’s Far North have reaffirmed their commitment to addressing issues related to the development of the mineral-rich deposit.

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Community of Cross Lake Signs Settlement Agreement with Province, Manitoba Hydro

September 16, 2010

Historic Agreement to Provide Employment, Education, Training, Recreation Opportunies: Robinson

Cross Lake Community – The Cross Lake Community Council signed a landmark agreement with the Province and Manitoba Hydro here today, Aboriginal and Northern Affairs Minister Eric Robinson has announced.

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Canada To Host The Second Canada – U.S. Northern Oil And Gas Research Forum

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Ottawa, Ontario, (September 15, 2010) –The Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians, announced today that Canada will host the second Canada – United States Northern Oil and Gas Research Forum. The event will take place in Calgary, Alberta, from November 30 to December 2, 2010, and will host scientists, industry personnel, Aboriginal representatives and regulators from both countries.

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Encanto Potash Corp. Enters Into Joint Venture for the Exploration of Oil and Gas Assets on First Nations Lands in Saskatchewan

Trading Symbol: TSXV EPO.V

Vancouver, Sept. 16 – Encanto Potash Corp. (“Encanto”) is pleased to announce that its operating subsidiary, Encanto Resources Ltd. (the “Company”), has entered into a joint venture agreement (the “Sundance Agreement”) with Sundance Energy Corporation (“Sundance”) pursuant to which:

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ATCO Structures & Logistics Wins Workforce Housing Project

Oilsands camp will provide accommodation for more than 700

Calgary, Alberta – Sept. 16, 2010 – ATCO Structures & Logistics (ASL) today announced it has been awarded a contract to provide a major oilsands operator with workforce housing facilities for 744 people. The project is located 200 kms south of Fort McMurray, adjacent to this new in situ oilsands development.

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Bolero Resources Corp.: Drill Permits Granted on BC Rare Earth Prospect

Vancouver, British Columbia – Sept. 16, 2010 – Bolero Resources Corp. (the “Company” or “Bolero”), (TSX VENTURE:BRU), (FRANKFURT:U7N1) announces it has received permits from the B.C. Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources to conduct a diamond drill program on its Carbonatite Syndicate Rare Earth prospect north of Prince George, British Columbia. Drilling is scheduled to commence shortly, following the interpretation of preliminary data from the airborne AeroTEM and Radiometric surveys currently being flown.

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Kivalliq Closes Final Tranche of CDN$6.2 Million Private Placement

Vancouver, British Columbia – Sept. 16, 2010 – Kivalliq Energy Corporation (TSX VENTURE:KIV) (“Kivalliq” or the “Company”) today announced that it has closed the CDN$6.2 million non brokered private placement with Lumina Capital Limited Partnership (“Lumina Capital”) and other strategic investors previously announced on July 15 and July 29, 2010.

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Tender Called for the Construction of New Fixed Weigh Scales in Labrador West

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September 16, 2010

The Provincial Government has called a tender to begin construction of a new fixed weigh scales on the Trans Labrador Highway (TLH) in Labrador West. This new weigh scales will bring the province’s number of permanent weigh scale operations to six and will serve to protect the TLH from damage by overweight vehicles.

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Azimut, Aurizon and Everton sign a Letter of Intent for the Opinaca gold property, James Bay region, Quebec

Symbol: AZM.TSX Venture

Longueuil, QC, Sept. 16 – Azimut Exploration Inc (“Azimut”) announces the signing of a Letter of Intent with Aurizon Mines Ltd (“Aurizon”) and Everton Resources Inc (“Everton”) whereby Aurizon can acquire up to a 60% undivided ownership interest in the Opinaca property in the James Bay region, 350 kilometres north of Matagami, Quebec. The Opinaca property is currently owned by Azimut and Everton with an undivided interest of 50% each, and comprises the A, A East, B and B North claim blocks for a total of 649 mining claims covering 338 km2.

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Pele Mountain Reports Progress at Eco Ridge Mine Uranium and Rare Earth Elements Project

Toronto, Ontario – Sept. 16, 2010 – Pele Mountain Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:GEM) (“Pele” or the “Company”) today reported that it has achieved significant progress on several fronts at its Eco Ridge Mine uranium and rare earth element (“REE”) project near Elliot Lake in Northern Ontario. Eco Ridge is owned 100-percent by First Canadian Uranium, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pele.

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Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. Hits 46.9 g/t of Gold at Ketza River

Vancouver, Sept. 16 – Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. (Toronto Stock Exchange: YNG; Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) is pleased to announce further excellent results from its ongoing 2010 drilling program at Ketza River. The Ketza River property is wholly owned by Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp., and it is a past gold producer located near the town of Ross River in the Yukon Territory, Canada.

by NationTalk on September 16, 2010572 Views

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Northern Freegold Reports Initial Drill Results From Freegold Mountain Project, Yukon; Launches Phase Two Drill Program

Highlights
— Program designed to test broader mineralized system in Revenue Zone was successful in identifying significant gold, silver, copper system which may lead to additional resources at Freegold Mountain
— Significant mineralized 800 m x150 m x 150m zone identified in Discovery Target

by NationTalk on September 16, 2010621 Views

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