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Global 8 Environmental Technologies, Inc. Revises Plans for Shares of Golden Bear Environmental Technologies, Inc.

Newport Beach, CA –(December 15, 2008) – On December 8, 2008 Global 8 Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: GBLE) announced that the registered shareholders of record as of December 31, 2008 would receive one share of Golden Bear Environmental Technologies, Inc. for every one share of Global 8. Upon further investigation into the mechanics and compliance issues for making such a dividend, Global 8 seeks to clarify the company’s options in this regard.

by NationTalk on December 15, 2008934 Views

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Two Native Community Development Financial Institutions Honored for Achievements in Helping Build Native Economies

Albuquerque, N.M. – December 12, 2008 – Two Native opportunity finance institutions were honored last evening for their commitment to community development and asset building in Native communities at the 2008 Native Awards Ceremony, part of the 5th Annual Native CDFI Convening hosted by Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) and First Nations Oweesta Corporation (Oweesta).

by NationTalk on December 15, 2008819 Views

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North West Company Fund Announces Third Quarter Earnings and a Distribution

Winnipeg, Manitoba –(Dec. 12, 2008) – North West Company Fund (the “Fund”)(TSX:NWF.UN) today reported 2008 third quarter earnings of $22.1 million for the period ended October 31, 2008. The Fund also announces a quarterly distribution of $0.32 per unit to unitholders of record on December 31, 2008, distributable by January 15, 2009.

Report to Unitholders

The North West Company Fund reports third quarter earnings to October 31, 2008 of $22.1 million, an increase of 19.4% over last year’s third quarter earnings of $18.5 million. Diluted earnings per unit improved to $0.46 compared to $0.39 last year.

by NationTalk on December 14, 2008866 Views

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Important Invitation to all BC First Nations and Local Governments

To: Local Government Mayors, Chairs, and Administrators
BC First Nations Chiefs and Administrators

From: UBCM Executive and First Nations Summit

Date: December 9, 2008

RE: FUNDING NOW AVAILABLE FOR NEWLY ELECTED C2C PROGRAM

by NationTalk on December 14, 2008708 Views

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Starfield Resources Discovers Diamond At Ferguson Lake

Nearby Sample Found To Contain Diamond-Indicator Garnet Grains

Toronto, Ontario – December 10, 2008 – Starfield Resources Inc. (TSX: SRU / OTCBB: SRFDF) today announced the discovery of a diamond in a till sample taken from an area located near the center of the Company’s claim block in Nunavut, Canada.

by NationTalk on December 14, 2008836 Views

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Diavik Response to Market Conditions

News release
10 December 2008

Diavik Diamond Mines Inc. (DDMI) is taking a series of measures to help protect the business and its workers during the current global economic crisis. These actions will help to reduce and defer costs until such time as the global economic situation has stabilized and becomes more favourable.

by NationTalk on December 14, 2008763 Views

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Tyhee announces additional diamond drillhole results from Goodwin Lake and Clan Lake properties, Yellowknife Gold Belt, NWT, Canada

December 11, 2008
For immediate release
Release: Series 9
Release 16
TSX Venture: TDC

VANCOUVER, BC (December 11, 2008) – Tyhee Development Corp. (TSX-V: TDC) today announced the final results of gold assays from the second phase of diamond drilling at Goodwin Lake and Clan Lake, Yellowknife Gold Belt, NWT, Canada.

Highlighted intersections from the recent program:

Goodwin Lake:
• Drillhole GL022: 35.5 metres (m) of 1.83 grams per tonne (gpt) gold Including:
16.5m of 3.33 gpt gold; and
16.5 m of 1.40 gpt.
• Drillhole GL024 10.5 m of 8.38 gpt gold
• Drillhole GL028: 6.0 m of 2.04 gpt gold

by NationTalk on December 11, 2008616 Views

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Baffinland Provides Update on Mary River Project

TORONTO, ONTARIO –(Dec. 5, 2008) – Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation (“Baffinland” or the “Company”) (TSX:BIM) provides today a general update on the continuing advancement of its Mary River Project.

In January 2008, Baffinland retained CIBC World Markets Inc. and Citigroup Global Markets Inc. to act as the Company’s co-financial advisors to seek a strategic partner or partners, evaluate potential transactions, assist in the course of negotiations and render such other financial advisory and investment banking services as may from time-to-time be agreed upon by the financial advisors and the Company. Baffinland has long recognized the need for strategic partnering due to the scale of its Mary River Project, particularly with regard to the expected capital cost of the project.

by NationTalk on December 11, 20081018 Views

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Harry Winston Diamond Corporation Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2009 Results

TORONTO, Dec. 10 – Highlights (All figures are in United States dollars unless otherwise indicated)

The Company recorded consolidated net earnings of $71.9 million, or $1.17 per share, for the third quarter compared to a net loss of $7.4 million, or $0.13 per share, respectively, in the third quarter of the prior year. Consolidated net earnings for the third quarter included a $49.0 million net foreign exchange gain, or $0.80 per share, as a result of the weakening of the Canadian dollar relative to the US dollar, compared to a $40.6 million net foreign exchange loss, or $0.70 per share, in the comparable quarter of the prior year.

by NationTalk on December 11, 2008943 Views

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Press Release re: Delay in JRP Review

The NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines sympathizes with the people whose livelihoods are seriously affected by this delay, many of whom are suffering under difficult economic conditions. The Chamber sees this development as further evidence of the urgent need for government to urgently address the environmental and socio-economic assessment process in the north.

December 7, 2008
Yellowknife NT

Joint Review Panel Report Delay

Friday’s announcement by the Joint Review Panel that its report on the Mackenzie Valley Natural Gas Pipeline will be delayed by a further year is severely disappointing to the residents of the Mackenzie Valley.

by NationTalk on December 10, 2008752 Views

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Coastal First Nations Study Award Winning Hartley Bay Tourism Model

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, News Editor, Travel/Tourism Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor

VAancouver, BC, PRESS RELEASE –(Dec. 9, 2008) – Representatives of Coastal First Nations working together under the Turning Point Initiative are meeting with leaders from the Gitga’at Nation of Hartley Bay to review the model of their relationship with award winning tourism operator, King Pacific Lodge.

by NationTalk on December 9, 20081379 Views

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First Aboriginal Business Awards Recipents Announced

NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
2008OTP0285-001854
Dec. 9, 2008

Office of the Premier
Ministry of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation
British Columbia Achievement Foundation

VANCOUVER – The recipients of the inaugural British Columbia Aboriginal Business Awards were announced today by Premier Gordon Campbell and Keith Mitchell, chair of the BC Achievement Foundation. The recipients will be honoured at a gala celebration on Jan. 27, 2009 in Vancouver.

by NationTalk on December 9, 20081063 Views

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Linear Metals Reports 43-101 Mineral Resources at KM61 Project

Tuesday December 9, 2008

Highlights

· Indicated Resource of 66.6 million tonnes at 0.063% molybdenum equivalent
· Inferred Resource of 38.9 million tonnes at 0.065% molybdenum equivalent

December 9, 2008 – Toronto, Ontario – Linear Metals Corporation (TSX: LRM) is pleased to report an initial Mineral Resource estimate for the Main Zone at its KM61 Project located near Armstrong, Ontario. This resource consists of a single body of mineralization as detailed in the tables below. At a cut-off grade of 0.02% molybdenum, the 66.6 million tonne Indicated Resource includes in-situ metal quantities of 127.7 million pounds of copper, 78.2 million pounds of molybdenum, and 5.5 million ounces of silver. In addition, the 38.9 million tonne Inferred Resource includes in-situ metal quantities of 78.0 million pounds of copper, 46.5 million pounds of molybdenum, and 3.4 million ounces of silver.

by NationTalk on December 9, 2008781 Views

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Empire Industries Aboriginal Parnership appoints new Maintenance Manager

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, Dec. 9 – Empire Industries Ltd. (TSX-V: EIL) (“Empire” or the “Company”), a manufacturer of specialized engineered products and provider of steel fabrication and installation services, today announced that its Aboriginal partnership in Fort McMurray has hired Vince Tidder as Projects and Maintenance Manager for Sorge’s Welding Ltd. and its wholly owned subsidiary, Lemax Machine & Welding Inc. Sorge’s Welding Ltd. is jointly owned by Empire and the ACFN Holding Corporation.

by NationTalk on December 9, 2008836 Views

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Global 8 Environmental Technologies, Inc. Announces Record Date for Shareholders to Receive Shares of Golden Bear Environmental Technologies, Inc.

Newport Beach, CA –(December 8, 2008) – Global 8 Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: GBLE), a leading provider of environmental technology solutions, today announced that the registered shareholders of record as of December 31, 2008 will receive one share of Golden Bear Environmental Technologies, Inc. for every one share of Global 8.

by NationTalk on December 8, 2008729 Views

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PhosCan Chemical Corp.: Martison Phosphate Project Development Update and Announcement of Special Meeting of Shareholders

Toronto, Ontario –(Dec. 8, 2008) – PhosCan Chemical Corp. (TSX VENTURE:FOS) announces an update on the development of the Company’s wholly-owned Martison Phosphate Project and a special meeting of PhosCan shareholders.

Martison Phosphate Project Update

by NationTalk on December 8, 20081195 Views

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OMA President Addresses North Bay CIM Members

Ontario Mining Association President Chris Hodgson encouraged members of the Canadian Institute of Mining´s Northern Gateway Branch in North Bay to help the public gain a broader appreciation of what mining does for society and the economy. In speaking to about 120 members of the CIM Branch at a luncheon meeting on December 3, he saluted many of the innovative communications initiatives carried out in North Bay including activities during the city´s Mining Week and reminded them of the many tools the OMA has developed to support these efforts.

by NationTalk on December 7, 2008887 Views

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First Nations Successful Partnership with Fish Farming Company

Campbell River, British Columbia –(Dec. 5, 2008) –

www.marineharvestcanada.com. Klemtu – A celebration was recently held in the small coastal village of Klemtu, British Columbia, to commemorate the ten years of salmon farming success between the Kitasoo/Xai’xais First Nation and Marine Harvest Canada.

Twenty years ago the people of Klemtu turned to salmon aquaculture to try to replace the economic opportunity lost in the decline of the commercial salmon fishery. This pioneering salmon aquaculture business lasted for five years but eventually declining salmon prices and high operating costs combined to shut down the operations in 1993.

by NationTalk on December 7, 20081048 Views

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Leadership shown in Unconventional Gas Development

NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
2008EMPR0070-001843
Dec. 5, 2008

Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources

VICTORIA – Shell Canada will take a break in exploration activity in the Klappan and have more discussions with First Nations and the community, Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Minister Richard Neufeld announced today.

by NationTalk on December 7, 2008783 Views

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Canadian Arrow Mines receives road permit for Kenbridge Nickel Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 4, 2008

Sudbury, Ontario – December 4, 2008 – Canadian Arrow Mines, Ltd. (CRO: TSX-V) (the “Company”), reports that it has received a work permit from the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources for the construction of an all-weather road into the Kenbridge Nickel Project site. The 10km construction will involve the widening and surfacing of an existing trail that provides seasonal access to the project site from the Maybrun road. A single, temporary bridge crossing is already in place over the Atikwa River.

by NationTalk on December 5, 20081046 Views

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AFOABC November 2008 Newletter

From the President’s Chair
by Brian Titus, Chief Financial Officer
Osoyoos Indian Band Development Corp.

I am very pleased to be the new president of AFOA. This job has been made much easier because of the years of hard work and service by former president Sue Wood of Skidegate. Sue took us to a new level and I will do my best to continue her sterling work.

by NationTalk on December 4, 2008802 Views

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2008 RBC Canadian Woman Entrepreneur Award Finalists

Largest number of nominees in event history

TORONTO, Dec. 4 – RBC today announced the 11 finalists of the 2008 RBC Canadian Woman Entrepreneur Awards (CWEA) program. Approximately 1,200 women entrepreneurs were nominated for this year’s award, the highest number since the program was created in 1992.

by NationTalk on December 4, 20081041 Views

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Marine Harvest and Kitasoo/Xai’xais mark Ten Years of Partnership at Klemtu

Dec 3, 2008
MHC Release
For Immediate Release

Media Contact: Ian Roberts: 250.850.3276 (7256)
Percy Starr: 250-839-1255

Klemtu –A celebration was recently held in the small coastal village of Klemtu, British Columbia, to commemorate the ten years of collaboration and business success between the Kitasoo/Xai’xais First Nation and Marine Harvest Canada.

by NationTalk on December 3, 20081340 Views

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Northern Development Provides Measureable Economic Benefits to Every Community in Central and Northern Rural British Columbia

Dec 2, 2008

Prince George, BC – Northern Development Initiative Trust today announced an update on project investments in central and northern BC and has shared community and business feedback received on a number of successful rural and regional economic development initiatives the organization has directly supported.

by NationTalk on December 3, 2008810 Views

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Global 8 Environmental Technologies’ Shareholders to Receive Shares of Golden Bear Environmental Technologies, Inc.

NEWPORT BEACH, CA –(December 3, 2008) – Global 8 Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: GBLE), a leading provider of environmental technology solutions, today announced that the registered shareholders will be receiving common shares of Golden Bear Environmental Technologies, Inc.

“The record date for the shares of Golden Bear Environmental Technologies, and the number of shares to be distributed, are in the process of being finalized by the Company and its advisors in order to maximize the value to our shareholders,” said Javan Khazali, Chief Executive Officer of Global 8 Environmental Technologies, Inc.

by NationTalk on December 3, 2008920 Views

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CanAlaska to Undertake Uranium Exploration with Chinese Mining Partner

Vancouver, Canada, December 2nd, 2008 – CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX.V — CVV) (“CanAlaska” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with East Nickel Mining Inc. (“ERI”) to undertake joint exploration for uranium on its 100%-owned North East Wollaston Project (the “Project”).

by NationTalk on December 2, 2008729 Views

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Run of River Power Reports Third Quarter 2008 Results

Friday, November 28, 2008

The information posted on this page was accurate at the time of posting, but may be superseded by subsequent disclosures.

TSX Venture Exchange Symbol: ROR

VANCOUVER, Nov. 28 – Run of River Power Inc. (“ROR Power” or “the Company”) (TSX-V: ROR) today announced financial and operating results for the three months ended September 30, 2008. The Management’s Discussion and Analysis, consolidated financial statements and accompanying notes will be available on SEDAR and on ROR’s website www.runofriverpower.com on November 28, 2008. All figures reported herein are Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated.

by NationTalk on December 2, 2008792 Views

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Forum Signs MOU With Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated for Exploration of Inuit Owned Land Nearby Areva’s Kiggavik Uranium Deposit, Nunavut

Vancouver, British Columbia –(Dec. 2, 2008) – Forum Uranium Corp. (TSX VENTURE:FDC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) to earn a 100% interest in all minerals on 27,344 hectares of the northern half of Inuit Owned Land (IOL) parcel BL-21, located 20 kilometres east of Areva’s 148 million pound Kiggavik uranium mine development project and 60 kilometres west of the Hamlet of Baker Lake, Nunavut (See: www.forumuranium.com/i/maps/North-Thelon-Project-Map2.jpg). Areva is currently conducting a feasibility study on the Kiggavik project.

by NationTalk on December 2, 2008922 Views

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Media Advisory: Fraser Institute Wraps Up Fall Cocktail Series With Discussion on Property Rights and Tax Regimes on Aboriginal Lands

Calgary, Alberta –(Dec. 2, 2008) – Join Dr. Tom Flanagan, senior fellow at the Fraser Institute, and C.T. (Manny) Jules, chief commissioner of the First Nations Tax Commission, for a discussion on property rights and tax regimes on aboriginal lands during the final evening of the Fraser Institute’s fall cocktail series, Behind the Spin: Fraser @ Centini, on Thursday, December 4.

by NationTalk on December 2, 2008745 Views

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NaiKun Moves to Tier 1 Listing on TSX Venture Exchange

Vancouver, British Columbia – November 28, 2008 – NaiKun Wind Energy Group Inc. (“NaiKun”) is pleased to announce that it has been upgraded to a Tier 1 listing on the TSX Venture Exchange, effective November 28, 2008.

Tier 1 is the TSX Venture Exchange’s premier tier and is reserved for advanced companies with significant financial resources. Advantages of a Tier 1 listing include a more favourable regulatory environment and increased opportunity for participation by institutional investors.

by NationTalk on December 1, 2008748 Views

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De Beers Canada signs on to the NWT Mining Workforce Initiative

Yellowknife, November 27, 2008 – De Beers Canada, in partnership with the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT), and the two other diamond producers in the NWT have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work together toward building a cooperative and focused plan, called the “NWT Mining Workforce Initiative”.

by NationTalk on December 1, 2008701 Views

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Kodiak Energy, Inc Announces New Joint Venture Agreement with CREEnergy Oil and Gas Inc. and a Joint Press Conference

Calgary, Alberta –(Dec. 1, 2008) – Kodiak Energy, Inc. (TSX VENTURE:KDK)(OTCBB:KDKN) (“Kodiak” or the “Corporation) is pleased to announce a new joint venture agreement (the “Agreement”) between CREEnergy Oil and Gas Inc.(CREEnergy) and Kodiak Energy, Inc. CREEnergy is licensed by the Communities of Peerless/Trout Lake and Bison Lake First Nations.

by NationTalk on December 1, 20081021 Views

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PharmEng Reports Reduced Cash Burn, Financing Update, Strategic Update, Board Member Additions, and Third Quarter Earnings for 2008

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Nov. 30, 2008) – PharmEng International Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PII), a full-service consulting and contract manufacturing company, today reported its results for the period ended September 30, 2008. The Company also announced Board changes and provided an update on the strategic plan involving the integration of the newly commissioned Sydney facility. Readers are encouraged to review the Company’s complete Interim Consolidated Financial Statements and accompanying Management’s Discussion & Analysis which are available under the “investors” section of its website at www.pharmeng.com and on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

by NationTalk on December 1, 2008893 Views

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New Certainty Given to Yukon’s Mineral Sector

FOR RELEASE #08-299
November 27, 2008

WHITEHORSE – New certainty has been given to Yukon’s mineral sector with the passing of amendments to the Quartz Mining Act and the Miners Lien Act. Following passage by the Yukon Legislative Assembly, the amendments were given assent from The Honourable Geraldine Van Bibber, Commissioner of Yukon, today.

by NationTalk on November 28, 2008735 Views

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Petrobank’s Whitesands Expansion Approval Advances

CALGARY, ALBERTA –(Nov. 27, 2008) – Petrobank Energy and Resources Ltd. (“Petrobank” or the “Company”) (TSX:PBG) announces that it has today received copies of two letters (the “Correspondence”) from the Energy and Resources Conservation Board (“ERCB”) to objecting parties that indicate that the ERCB has decided that the three well expansion at Petrobank’s Whitesands site (the “Expansion”) has met all regulatory requirements and the ERCB will issue their approval document in due course (“Decision”).

by NationTalk on November 28, 2008798 Views

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MNBC 2009 Annual General Meeting Invitation to Tender

November 26th, 2008
Métis Chartered Communities
Métis Nation British Columbia

Re: 2009 Annual General Meeting Invitation to Tender

Please accept this Invitation to Tender to host the Métis Nation British Columbia (MNBC) 2009 Annual General Meeting (AGM). MNBC will be accepting proposals from the Métis Chartered Communities for consideration in determining the location of the 2009 AGM. All tender submissions will be presented to the MNBC Métis Nation Governing Assembly (MNGA) for review.

by NationTalk on November 28, 20081022 Views

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CFC announces Additions to Board of Directors

NEWS RELEASE

OTTAWA (November 26, 2008) – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce the appointment of seven new members to its national Board of Directors. The Directors hail from communities across the country, together they will lead CFC’s work as the national membership association for the country’s 165 community foundations.

by NationTalk on November 27, 20081139 Views

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OZ Minerals to Defer Projects and Cut Operating Costs

OZ Minerals will defer several capital projects and make substantial cuts to operating cost budgets as a result of the review of capital and operating expenditure it announced to the market recently. The Company has also identified further synergy benefits flowing from the merger of Oxiana and Zinifex.

In summary, OZ Minerals:

– will defer capital expenditure of approximately A$495 million (net);
– has identified total merger synergy benefits of A$54 million per annum;
– will reduce operating expenditure budgets in 2009 by approximately A$185 million, in addition to the merger synergy benefits mentioned above;
– will cut annual production of zinc from Century by 20,000 tonnes per annum.

by NationTalk on November 27, 2008842 Views

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AltaCanada Announces Q3 2008 Results

PRESS RELEASE
NOVEMBER 26, 2008
TSX-V SYMBOL: ANG

CALGARY, ALBERTA — AltaCanada Energy Corp. is pleased to present financial highlights from the third quarter of 2008. Complete details and the full third quarter report are available on our website (www.altacanada.com), on SEDAR at www.sedar.com, or from the Corporation.

by NationTalk on November 27, 2008791 Views

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Finavera Renewables and Saulteau First Nations Sign Relationship Protocol

Vancouver, British Columbia –(Nov. 25, 2008) – Finavera Renewables Inc. (‘Finavera Renewables’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX VENTURE:FVR) is pleased to announce it has signed a Relationship Protocol with the Saulteau First Nations in British Columbia, Canada. The protocol will guide communication activities and efforts to build trust and sustain a unique long-term working relationship as the Company develops 295 megawatts of wind energy projects in the Peace Region of British Columbia.

by NationTalk on November 25, 2008859 Views

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Plutonic Power, GE Submit Bids for More Than $4 Billion in Hydroelectric Projects, Canada’s Largest

Vancouver, British Columbia –(Nov. 25, 2008) – Plutonic Power Corporation (TSX:PCC) joined with GE Energy Financial Services, a unit of GE (NYSE:GE), today in submitting two bids for hydroelectric power projects costing more than $4 billion, which would be Canada’s largest single private sector hydroelectric generation investment. The submissions into BC Hydro’s 2008 Clean Power Call outline the development of approximately 1,200 megawatts of clean, run-of-river hydroelectric capacity (enough to power 330,000 homes) in the Toba and Bute Inlets along British Columbia’s southwest coast, where GE and Plutonic Power Corporation are already building a 196-megawatt hydroelectric project.

by NationTalk on November 25, 2008814 Views

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Peregrine Announces Exercise Of Earn-In Rights At Chidliak, Baffin Island

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. (“Peregrine” or “the Company”) is pleased to report that BHP Billiton has elected to exercise its earn-in rights for the 9,800 square kilometre Chidliak property (“Chidliak” or “the Property”), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada. In 2005, Peregrine entered into an exploration agreement with BHP Billiton regarding a diamond exploration concept for southern Baffin Island. Under the terms of the agreement, BHP Billiton can earn a 51 percent interest in Chidliak by funding five times the exploration expenditures that have been incurred by Peregrine, over a period of five years, with minimum annual expenditures of $5 million. The agreement calls for BHP Billiton to incur a total of $22.3 million in future exploration expenditures on the Property in order to earn a 51 percent interest, with a minimum commitment of $8.9 million.

by NationTalk on November 25, 2008707 Views

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Phase 1 of Carmacks-Stewart Line is Complete

November 24, 2008

A significant addition to Yukon’s electrical infrastructure is now in place with the completion of Phase 1 of the Carmacks-Stewart transmission line.

“The completion of Phase 1 of the Carmacks-Stewart Transmission line is a tremendous achievement that will provide benefits to Yukoners for many decades to come,” Premier Dennis Fentie said. “This electrical infrastructure will significantly reduce Yukon’s greenhouse gas emissions while securing the economic benefits of full surplus hydro utilization.”

by NationTalk on November 25, 2008744 Views

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Dianor Resources Inc.: Update on Ontario & Quebec Diamond Projects

Val-D’or, Canada –(Nov. 25, 2008) – THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES.

Dianor Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:DOR) is pleased to update its shareholders on the continuing advancement towards bulk sampling of its Ontario flagship diamond property, the Leadbetter Diamond Project in the Wawa area and on its summer exploration activities on the Quebec diamond properties in the James Bay region.

by NationTalk on November 25, 2008946 Views

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Bralorne Receives Permit for Development on “Upper BK Vein”

Vancouver, British Columbia –(Nov. 25, 2008) – Bralorne Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:BPM)(PINK SHEETS:BPMSF)(BERLIN:GV7)(FRANKFURT:GV7)(WKN A0B75M) (“The Company”) is pleased to announce that it has received permit approval from the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources to commence further development that will consist of collaring a new portal located on the North-East portion of the Lorgan claim block and driving approximately 1450 ft of decline with dimensions of 10 ft high by 13 ft wide at minus 15 degrees to intersect the BK vein approximately 225 ft above the known zone on the 800 level (see News Release May 05, 2008). Upon intersecting the BK vein at the 575 level we will then drift on it. Once the limits of the mineralized zone have been established on the 575 level we will have two alimak raises driven from the 800 level to the 575 level and equipped as manways. Then a sub drift will be driven at the 785 level, chutes installed on the 800 level and mining will commence. With positive results from drifting on the 575 level vein, an incline to the 375 level is also included in our permitted mine development scope of work.

by NationTalk on November 25, 2008778 Views

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Capstone Reports Minto Mine Connected to Yukon Electrical Grid

Connection Reduces Energy Costs, Increases Benefits to Yukon Stakeholders

Vancouver, British Columbia –(Nov. 25, 2008) – Capstone Mining Corp. (TSX:CS) announced that its Minto copper-gold mine in the Yukon was officially connected to Yukon Energy’s electrical grid at a ceremony attended by the Premier of the Yukon, the Minister of Economic Development, the Minister of Energy Mines & Resources and Stephen Quin, President & COO of Capstone.

by NationTalk on November 25, 2008944 Views

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Siemens and NaiKun Sign Letter of Intent on Turbine Supply

Vancouver, British Columbia – November 20, 2008 – NaiKun Wind Energy Group Inc. (“NaiKun”) is pleased to announce it has signed a letter of intent (“LOI”) to negotiate an agreement to purchase up to 110 wind turbine generators from Siemens Wind Power (“Siemens”) for NaiKun’s offshore wind energy project in northern British Columbia.

by NationTalk on November 24, 2008817 Views

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NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines Announces New Board

News Release November 20, 2008 Yellowknife NT

NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines Annual General Meeting Nov 19, 2008

The Chamber of Mines represents over 1000 members engaged in exploration and mining in the NWT & Nunavut. At the Chamber’s Annual General Meeting held last night during the Geoscience Forum, a new slate of Officers and Directors was elected by the membership.

by NationTalk on November 24, 20081231 Views

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Call for Abstracts – Gathering for Success: Sharing Indigenous Economic Development Practices Symposium

Jun 28-30, 2009

The Government of Alberta and the Ministry of Aboriginal Relations is excited to announce a Call for Abstracts for the Gathering for Success: Sharing Indigenous Economic Development Practices Symposium. This Symposium is being held by the Government of Alberta (Aboriginal Relations), in Partnership with Treaty 7. It is a three day event being held at the Fairmont Banff Springs Convention Centre in Banff, Alberta, Canada.

by NationTalk on November 24, 2008801 Views

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Alberta Star Reports Assay Results From Its 2008 Drilling Program

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA –(Nov. 24, 2008) – Alberta Star Development Corp. (the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:ASX)(OTCBB:ASXSF)(FRANKFURT:QLD) is pleased to announce that all assay data has been received and compiled from its 2008 drilling program on its Eldorado/Contact Lake Projects in the Northwest Territories. During the 2008 summer program, seventeen drill holes were completed for a total of 2,348 meters drilled. The drill hole program followed-up on 2007 drilling on the Skinny Lake and K-2 target areas and tested three new target areas, K-4, Long Bay, and Gossan Island.

by NationTalk on November 24, 2008592 Views

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