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Wallbridge Announces Progress on Bulk Sample Permitting Process
TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX:WM, FWB: WC7) ("Wallbridge") is pleased to announce that it has received a Certificate of Non-Liability (Attestation de Non-Assujettissement) from the Government of Quebec for the dewatering of the pit and ramp and a 35,000 tonne bulk sample at its 100% owned Fenelon Gold property. The C of A review process is now underway and typically takes 60-75 days.
Explor Resources Inc. (CVE:EXS) Commences an Exploration Program on the East Bay Property
Explor Resources Inc. (CVE:EXS) (FRA:E1H1) (OTCMKTS:EXSFF) ("Explor" or "the Corporation") is pleased to announce the beginning of a diamond drill program consisting of 3,000 meters. During the winter of 2017, the Corporation completed a geophysical surveys consisting of airborne mag, VLF and EM by helicopter on the property. This airborne program has defined some very interesting structures on the property.
Antioquia Gold Announces Mineral Resource Estimate Update for Cisneros Project and Filing of Financial Statements and Annual Information Form
CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Antioquia Gold Inc. ('Antioquia Gold" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:AGD) (OTCQX:AGDXF) is pleased to announce that it has received an updated National Instrument 43-101 ("NI 43-101") compliant resource report (the "Report") for its Cisneros gold project in Antioquia Department, Colombia. The report was prepared by Mr. Fernando Linares, MAusIMM of Lima, Peru and Mr. Edgard Vilela, MAusIMM (CP) who by reason of education, affiliation with a professional association and past relevant work experience, fulfill the requirements of a "qualified person" as defined in NI 43-101.
Cardinal Resources Ltd (ASX:CDV) (TSE:CDV) Purchases Kinross Land Package Along Namdini Trend
Cardinal Resources Limited (ASX:CDV) (TSE:CDV) ("Cardinal" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that it has acquired two large scale prospecting licences ("PL's") located in North East Ghana from the Kinross Gold Corp ("Kinross") subsidiary Red Back Mining Ghana Limited ("Red Back") (see Figure 1 in the link below).
Atico Announces Temporary Work Stoppage at El Roble Mine
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Atico Mining Corporation (the "Company" or "Atico") (TSX VENTURE:ATY) (OTC PINK:ATCMF) reports a temporary work stoppage at the El Roble mine pending final inspection of the clean water discharge system. The Company will work with provincial authorities to confirm the integrity and safety of the system as quickly as possible, beginning tomorrow August 16, 2017.
Select Sands Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Select Sands Corp. ("Select Sands" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SNS)(OTCQX:SLSDF) today announced financial and operational results for the second quarter of 2017 and the filing of its 2017 second quarter financial statements and associated management's discussion and analysis on www.sedar.com. All results are stated in Canadian dollars (CAD) unless noted otherwise as US dollars (USD). The average currency conversion used for the second quarter was $1 USD = $1.3432 CAD.
Magna Announces Filing of Shelf Prospectus and Registration Statement
AURORA, Ontario, August 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Columbus Gold Grants Stock Options
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Columbus Gold Corp. (TSX:CGT)(OTCQX:CBGDF) ("Columbus") announces that it has granted incentive stock options to Blaine Monaghan in connection with his appointment to the position of Vice President, Corporate Development. Mr. Monaghan has been granted the right to purchase up to 250,000 common shares, at an exercise at a price of $0.75 per share, for a period of five years. Half of the stock options will vest on February 1st, 2018, with the remainder vesting on July 31st, 2018.
Lithium Americas Announces Results of 2017 Annual General Meeting

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Lithium Americas Corp. (the "Company" or "Lithium Americas") (TSX:LAC) (OTCQX:LACDF) is pleased to announce the results of its annual general meeting of shareholders (the "AGM") that was held on August 14, 2017.

All of the following business items were approved at the AGM by the requisite majority of shareholder votes cast at the meeting:

  • setting the size of the Board of Directors at nine;
  • electing each management-nominated director; and
  • appointing PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Lithium Americas' auditor.

The nine directors of Lithium Americas elected at the AGM are: W. Thomas Hodgson, George Ireland, John Kanellitsas, Franco Mignacco, Gabriel Rubacha, Wang Xiaoshen, Jonathan Evans, Gary Cohn and Chaiwat Kovavisarach. Votes for these nine directors were cast as follows:

Director Votes For Votes Withheld Percent For Percent Withheld
W. Thomas Hodgson 173,469,769 6,040,380 96.64% 3.36%
George Ireland 177,844,679 1,665,470 99.07% 0.93%
John Kanellitsas 174,395,918 5,114,231 97.15% 2.85%
Franco Mignacco 174,383,548 5,126,601 97.14% 2.86%
Gabriel Rubacha 165,218,467 14,291,682 92.04% 7.96%
Wang Xiaoshen 173,024,986 6,485,163 96.39% 3.61%
Jonathan Evans 179,159,858 350,291 99.80% 0.20%
Gary Cohn 179,152,388 357,761 99.80% 0.20%
Chaiwat Kovavisarach 172,848,832 6,661,317 96.29% 3.71%

Following the AGM, Lithium Americas' Board of Directors appointed George Ireland, a director of Lithium Americas since November 2015, as Chairman of the Board.

About the Company

Lithium Americas, together with SQM, is developing the Cauchari-Olaroz lithium project, located in Jujuy, Argentina, through its 50% interest in Minera Exar. In addition, Lithium Americas owns 100% of the Lithium Nevada project (formerly Kings Valley project), and RheoMinerals Inc., a supplier of rheology modifiers for oil-based drilling fluids, coatings, and specialty chemicals.

Lithium Americas Corp.
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Telephone: 778-656-5820
Email: ir@lithiumamericas.com
Website: www.lithiumamericas.com
Maya Intersects 254 g/t Ag Over 29.5 Metres in Diamond Drill Hole in Center Zgounder Mine and Increase North Zone Chimney 1 Ag Mineralisation
MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Maya Gold & Silver Inc. ("Maya" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:MYA) is pleased to announce the partial results of diamond drill hole prepared and assayed at independent laboratory Analyse Development Minier S.A.R.L. based in Marrakech.
Continental Materials Corporation Reports Unaudited Second Quarter Results
CHICAGO, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Continental Materials Corporation (NYSE MKT:CUO) today reported net income of $1,028,000, or 61 cents per share for the second quarter ended July 1, 2017 compared to net income of $1,801,000 or $1.08 per share for the second quarter ended July 2, 2016.
LIG Assets, Inc. Highlights Significant Improvements in Balance Sheet in Q2 2017 Financial Results through Elimination of over $1.1 Million in Debt and Completion of Two Acquisitions
NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - Aug 15, 2017) - LIG Assets, Inc. (OTC PINK: LIGA) (also known as the "Leader in Green Assets" or "LIGA") will be posting its financial results for the second quarter 2017. Corporate filing information and documentation has been submitted to OTC Markets, and will be posted once OTC Markets confirms updated corporate resolutions. LIG Assets, Inc. plans to upload the financials to their website later tonight at www.LeaderInGreenAssets.com.
Mineral Hill Evaluates Favourable Report on Potential Nigerian Oil Acquisition
RICHMOND, BC, Aug. 15, 2017 /CNW/ -Mineral Hill Industries Ltd. ("Mineral Hill" or "Company") is pleased to report that its proposed future exploration partner, CPS Energy Resources Limited ("CPS"), has updated its shareholders on its to be developed OPL-236-project.
Explor Commences an Exploration Program on the East Bay Property
ROUYN-NORANDA, CANADA--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Explor Resources Inc. ("Explor" or "the Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:EXS)(OTCQB:EXSFF)(FRANKFURT:E1H1)(BERLIN:E1H1) is pleased to announce the beginning of a diamond drill program consisting of 3,000 meters. During the winter of 2017, the Corporation completed a geophysical surveys consisting of airborne mag, VLF and EM by helicopter on the property. This airborne program has defined some very interesting structures on the property.
Pine Point Announces $2 Million Financing
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Pine Point Mining Limited (TSX VENTURE:ZINC) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has arranged to complete a non-brokered private placement of up to 8,000,000 units at a price of C$0.25 per unit (the "Units") for gross proceeds of C$2,000,000. Each Unit to be issued in the private placement will consist of one common share in the capital of the Company and one half common share purchase warrant (a "Warrant"). Each full Warrant will entitle the holder thereof to purchase one additional common share of the Company at a price of C$0.35 for a period of two years following the closing of the private placement.
Due to Customer Demand, Avure /JBT Launches a Second New Scalable High Pressure Pasteurization Machine -- the AV-M
ERLANGER, Ky., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Built for growth and success, the new AV-M, like its popular predecessor, the AV-X, is a machine that quickly scales for fast-growing food companies.
Kinder Morgan Canada Limited Closes $300 Million Preferred Share Offering
CALGARY, Aug. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Kinder Morgan Canada Limited (the "Company") (TSX: KML) is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced offering of cumulative redeemable minimum rate reset preferred shares, Series 1 (the "Series 1 Preferred Shares"). The Company issued 12,000,000 Series 1 Preferred Shares for aggregate gross proceeds of $300 million through a syndicate of underwriters led by Scotiabank, CIBC Capital Markets, RBC Capital Markets and TD Securities. The transaction was upsized from a base size of 8,000,000 shares as a result of strong investor demand.
Minera IRL Limited Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
Sunstock, Inc. - Successful Initial Round of Capital Raising
SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 15, 2017) - Sunstock, Inc. (the "Company" or "Sunstock") (OTCBB: SSOK) successfully concluded its initial round of capital raising totaling $227,250. 
Kootenay announces core drilling discovers significant new mineralized silver zone, 1,000 meters south of NI 43-101 resource
VANCOUVER, Aug. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Kootenay Silver Inc. (TSXV: KTN) (the "Company" or "Kootenay") is pleased to announce the discovery of a substantial new mineralized silver zone within the Las Venadas target area of its La Cigarra silver project in Chihuahua State, Mexico. The strength and intensity of brecciation, veining and alteration is much stronger than anything observed within the La Cigarra resource itself.
Kreg Tool Selects Lionbridge as Translation Provider to Accelerate European Expansion
WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., the world's most trusted translation and digital communications company, today announced that Kreg® Tool, a leading manufacturer of tools and accessories for do-it-yourself and woodworking enthusiasts, has selected Lionbridge as its translation provider as the Company expands into select European markets. Lionbridge created four localized websites to provide Kreg customers in France, Germany, Spain and the UK with detailed product information and resources in their native language, giving customers the confidence to select and create woodworking projects.
NewCastle Gold Repeats Success With Second Potential Water Production Well Inside the Permitted Mine Boundary
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Glen Eagle Resources Inc.: NI 43-101 Technical Report Commences at La Cobra
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Glen Eagle Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:GER) reports that initial sampling and mapping has commenced at the Company's La Cobra gold project in Choluteca Department, Honduras. The former mine site, where the sampling was done, covers approximately 30 hectares of the 775 hectares encompassing the entire concession.
Cardinal Purchases Kinross Land Package Along Namdini Trend
Altius Strengthens Management Team
ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Altius Minerals Corporation ("Altius") (TSX:ALS) announces the strengthening of its management team with Chad Wells accepting an expanded senior management role as Vice President of Business Development and the appointment of Ms. Flora Wood as Director of Investor Relations and Mr. Mark Raguz as Royalty Manager and Analyst.
Great Panther Silver Appoints Two New Vice Presidents
Radisson Initiates Induced Polarization Survey on the Douay Property
ROUYN-NORANDA, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Radisson Mining Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:RDS)(OTC:RMRDF) ("Radisson" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has initiated a 42 km Induced Polarization (IP) geophysical survey on it's 100% owned Douay property. The property is located in the Eeyou Istchee James Bay territory, approximately 215 km north of Val-d'Or, Quebec and accessible via Provincial Highway 109. Located in the north-central part of the Abitibi Greenstone Belt along the Casa-Berardi-Cameron Deformation Zone, the property consists of a 16 km2 land package bordered to the west, east and south by Aurvista Gold Corporation's Douay Gold Project (See figure 1) (TSX VENTURE:AVA)(OTCQB:ARVSF) ("Aurvista").
Power Metals Corp. Acquires MMJ Zeolite Project in Nova Scotia; Pursues Leading Zeolite Market Position
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Power Metals Corp. ("Power Metals Corp." or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:PWM)(FRANKFURT:OAA1) is very pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement (the "Agreement") to acquire the MMJ Zeolite Project, situated in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Columbus Confirms Potential to Increase Size of Montagne d'Or Gold Deposit to Depth and Along Strike; New Gold Zone Discovered
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - Columbus Gold Corp. (TSX:CGT)(OTCQX:CBGDF) ("Columbus") is pleased to announce the results from the recently completed exploration drilling program at the Montagne d'Or Gold deposit in French Guiana. The drilling program, which consisted of 31 diamond drill holes, totaling 5,280 metres, was designed to test the potential to increase the size of the Montagne d'Or deposit to depth and along strike.
BE Resources Announces Director Change
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2017) - BE Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BER) ("BE Resources" or the "Company") announces that Jing Peng has been appointed as a director of the Company. Mr. Peng is a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant. He has worked in public accounting for the past ten years providing financial services primarily to junior exploration companies. Mr. Peng has been acting as the CFO of multiple Canadian reporting issuers since 2014. In addition, since December 2010, Mr. Peng has been the senior financial analyst at Marrelli Support Services, a well-respected supplier of accounting and reporting services. Mr. Peng holds a Master's degree in Management and Professional Accounting from Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.
Algold Receives 30-Year Mining License for Tijirit in Mauritania
MONTREAL, August 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Rock Tech Provides Update on Field Program, Stakes Additional Claims at Georgia Lake Lithium Project
VANCOUVER, Aug. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Rock Tech Lithium Inc. (the "Company" or "Rock Tech") (TSX-V: RCK; Frankfurt: RJIB) is pleased to provide an update on the field sampling program currently underway at its 100%-owned Georgia Lake lithium property in the Thunder Bay Mining District of Northwest Ontario, Canada.
Silvercorp Reports Intersection of 4.48 Meters True Width Grading 1,050 Grams per Tonne Silver and 15.92% Lead at the SGX Mine, Ying Mining District, China
Endeavour Silver Drilling Continues to Intersect High Grade Mineralization in the La Luz Vein on the Terronera Property in Jalisco, Mexico
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - August 15, 2017) - Endeavour Silver Corp. (NYSE: EXK) (TSX: EDR) announces that exploration drilling on the Terronera property in Jalisco State, Mexico continues to intersect high-grade, gold-silver mineralization at shallow depths within the La Luz vein.
SunCoke Energy, Inc. Announces Addition Of Susan R. Landahl To The Board Of Directors
LISLE, Ill., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE: SXC) today announced that Susan R. Landahl has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, for a term commencing September 1, 2017. Landahl will be a member of the Governance Committee of the board, and will serve in the class of directors standing for election at the Company's Annual Meeting of Stockholders in May 2018.
SunCoke Energy Partners GP LLC Announces Changes To Its Board Of Directors
LISLE, Ill., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SunCoke Energy Partners GP LLC, the general partner of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SXCP), today announced the addition of three new directors to the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board"). Effective September 1, 2017, John W. Somerhalder, II, Martha Z. Carnes and Alvin Bledsoe will be joining the Board.
Arizona Mining Strengthens Hermosa-Taylor Development Team
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - August 15, 2017) - Arizona Mining Inc. (TSX: AZ) ("Arizona Mining" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has added four senior technical staff to the operations team in Tucson in pursuit of executing its plans to develop the world-class Hermosa-Taylor zinc-lead-silver deposit in Santa Cruz County, Arizona.
Almadex Pulls Best Hole to Date at the Norte Zone, Mexico, With 534.90 Meters of 0.90 g/t Gold and 0.30% Copper
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - August 15, 2017) - Almadex Minerals Limited ("Almadex" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: AMZ) (OTCQX: AXDDF) is pleased to announce it has received assay results from hole EC-17-029 of the 2017 Norte drilling program. EC-17-029 was drilled to target and expand the high grade mineralization and intersected high grade mineralization and multiple zones of intense stockwork veining and potassic alteration accompanied by significant copper and gold grades. Highlights include the following intercepts all of which are also shown on the attached plan and section:
Asiamet Resources files BKM Resource Update Report for the Beruang Kanan Prospect, KSK CoW, Indonesia

UK DISCLOSURE, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Asiamet Resources files BKM Resource Update Report for the Beruang Kanan Prospect, KSK CoW, Indonesia

FINANCE VIDEO: Alt Resources Ltd (ASX:ARS) Geologist Dr Helen Degeling Interviewed at Diggers and Dealers 2017
Dr Degeling is an experienced Geologist with ten years gold and base metals exploration in the Pilbara, Yilgarn and Gawler cratons and the Mt Isa Inlier and the Lachlan Fold Belt. Dr Degeling has a strong academic background, with a PhD and 3 years research experience in geochemistry. Her experience in compiling and analysing data sets, as well as setting a high standard for statutory and company reporting with an excellent organisational and managerial skill set provides the Company with an outstanding field Geologist. Dr Degeling has worked in management and senior roles at CST Lady Annie project, MM Mining in Mt Isa, SRK as consultant Geologist and at the Indee Gold project in the Pilbara as Mine Geologist for Range River Gold.
Professional Designs Dazzled the First Xifu International Gold Wedding Jewellery Design Competition
HONG KONG, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Xifu International Gold Wedding Jewellery Design Competition 2017 is now entering its final judging stage. Five world-known judges will be gathering to review the final 30 on the shortlist.
Impact Minerals Limited (ASX:IPT) Drill Programme Extended as High Grade Silver Results Add to Gold Assays at the Silica Hill Prospect, Commonwealth Project NSW
An extension of the drill programme is underway at Impact Minerals Limited (ASX:IPT) emerging high grade gold-silver discovery at Silica Hill, part of the company's 100% owned Commonwealth Project 100 km north of Orange in New South Wales.
Roxgold Reports Financial Results for Quarter Ended June 30, 2017
TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Roxgold Inc. ("Roxgold" or the "Company") (TSX: ROXG) (OTC: ROGFF) today reported its financial results for the three-month period ended June 30, 2017.
Imperial Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results & Covenant Waiver Under Senior Credit Facility

Superior Gold Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial and Operating Results