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  • Copper -   Reddish metal, malleable and ductile, with high electrical and thermal conductivities. Resistant to air and water but slowly weathers to green patina of basic carbonates. (Historically important alloy, bronze.) Used as wire for conducting electricity; coins; alloys, etc.


  • Lead -   Is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pb (Latin: plumbum) and atomic number 82. A soft, heavy, toxic and malleable poor metal, lead is bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes to dull gray when exposed to air. Lead is used in building construction, lead-acid batteries, bullets and shot, and is part of solder, pewter, and fusible alloys. Lead has the highest atomic number of all stable elements - although the next element, bismuth, has a half life so long it can be considered stable. Like mercury, another heavy metal, lead is a potent neurotoxin which accumulates in soft tissues and bone over time.




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BASE, PRECIOUS, PLATINUM
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Orca Gold Intersects 13m at 10.19g/t Au and 93.7m at 1.72g/t Au at its Block 14 Gold Project in Sudan
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:50:09 EDT

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2017) - Orca Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ORG) ("Orca" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the first results from the current drilling campaign at its Block 14 gold project in Sudan.

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Midland Discovers Very High-Grade Gold Showings on Willbob With a Selected Grab Sample Yielding Up to 419 g/t Au
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

MONTREAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2017) - Midland Exploration Inc. ("Midland") (TSX VENTURE:MD) is pleased to announce the most recent results of its reconnaissance campaign on the Willbob project (wholly owned by Midland), located about 70 km west of Kuujjuaq and close to the Kan project (Osisko Mining / Barrick Gold), with the discovery of two new very high-grade gold showings in the northern part of the project.

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Cartier Adds Second Drill on Chimo Mine Property
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:00:00 EDT

VAL-D'OR, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2017) - Cartier Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ECR) ("Cartier") is pleased to announce that a second drill has been mobilized on Chimo Mine property, located 45 km to the East of Val-d'Or. It will be used to explore the depth extension of the gold mineralization of Zone 5M (FIGURE). The Chimo Mine produced 379 012 ounces of gold (Source: MRNF, DV85-05 to 97-01) of which the majority came from Zone 5M.

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Eastmain and Partners Announce Discovery of Surface High-Grade Gold at Eleonore South
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:30:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2017) - Eastmain Resources Inc. ("Eastmain" or the "Company") (TSX:ER)(OTCQX:EANRF) is pleased to announce the discovery of a high-grade gold-bearing vein system on the Éléonore South JV Property in the James Bay region of Québec. The discovery is the result of a continued focus within the property's highly prospective exploration corridor since mid-2016 and is situated 15 km SE of Goldcorp Inc.'s Éléonore gold mine (See FIGURES 1-5).

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Victoria Gold Drills 1.9m @ 14.65/t Au at the Catto Zone, Dublin Gulch, Yukon
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 17, 2017) - Victoria Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE: VIT) ("Victoria" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the receipt of additional analytical results from the on-going 2017 Dublin Gulch (the "Property") exploration campaign. These latest results are from the 11 exploration drill holes completed on the Catto Zone. Located between the Eagle Gold Mine and the Olive-Shamrock Deposit, the Catto Zone was the location of historic high-grade gold mines and has seen only cursory contemporary mineral exploration.

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Beaufield completes summer drilling at Urban, reports drill results
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:48:06 EDT

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 16, 2017) - Beaufield Resources Inc. ("Beaufield") (TSX VENTURE:BFD) is pleased to announce the completion of drilling at Urban for the summer season and wishes to provide new results from its drill program on its 100% owned Urban property located in the Windfall gold camp, Quebec. The drill program consisted of 39 holes for a total of 9,777 metres. Of these, 19 holes for a total of 5,140 metres were drilled on the Rouleau block located immediately northeast of the Gladiator gold deposit of Bonterra Resources ("Bonterra").

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Gold Resource Corporation Reports Preliminary Third Quarter Production of 6,465 Gold Ounces and 392,153 Silver Ounces Maintaining 2017 Annual Outlook
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:00:00 EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO--(Marketwired - Oct 16, 2017) - Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE American: GORO) (the "Company") reports preliminary production results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017 of approximately 6,465 ounces of gold, 392,153 ounces of silver and significant base metals. Gold Resource Corporation is a gold and silver producer, developer and explorer with operations in Oaxaca, Mexico and Nevada, USA. The Company has returned $110 million to shareholders in monthly dividends since commercial production commenced July 1, 2010, and offers shareholders the option to convert their cash dividends into physical gold and silver and take delivery.

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Alopex Gold 2017 Summer Work Programme successfully completed
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 16, 2017) - Alopex Gold inc. ("Alopex Gold" or "the Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:AEX), the Greenland focused gold mining Corporation, is pleased to announce the successful completion of the 2017 Summer Work Programme at the Corporation's Nalunaq Project, the location of the Nalunaq gold mine, and surrounding licences area.

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Continental Gold Announces Drilling of Greenfield Targets to Start in November
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 06:30:00 EDT

Soil sample at Obispo prospect assays 188.5 g/t gold and 258 g/t silver



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Fortuna reports production of 2.0 million ounces of silver and 13,412 ounces of gold for third quarter of 2017
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 05:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 16, 2017) - Fortuna Silver Mines, Inc. (NYSE:FSM)(TSX:FVI) is pleased to announce third quarter 2017 production results from its two operating mines in Latin America, the San Jose Mine in Mexico and the Caylloma Mine in Peru. The Company produced 2.0 million ounces of silver and 13,412 ounces of gold, plus base metal by-products. Silver and gold production for the first nine months totaled 6.2 million ounces and 41,158 ounces respectively; being 2 percent and 5 percent above the Company's nine month projection. Fortuna is on schedule to produce 8.1 million ounces of silver and 52.4 thousand ounces of gold or 11.2 million Ag Eq1 ounces in 2017 (see Fortuna news release dated January 11, 2017).

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DIOS Exploration Inc.: Gold discovery on Clarkie along Eleonore-Cheechoo corridor
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:45:00 EDT

Up to 8.9 g/t gold in Eleonore type sediments



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Sage Gold Delivers to the Black Fox-Stock Mill
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 01:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 13, 2017) - Sage Gold Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SGX) is pleased to announce the following update on the Clavos gold mine.

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Erdene Intersects 20 Metres of 10.3 g/t Gold at Altan Nar Project and Expands Bayan Khundii and Altan Nar Drilling Program to 33,000 Metres
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 09:43:08 EDT

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 12, 2017) - Erdene Resource Development Corp. (TSX:ERD) ("Erdene" or "Company") is pleased to provide an exploration update on its gold projects in southwest Mongolia, including drill results from its 100%-owned Altan Nar Gold-Polymetallic Project ("Altan Nar"), and an update on its flagship, 100%-owned Bayan Khundii Gold Project ("Bayan Khundii"), 16 kilometres southeast of Altan Nar, where drilling is on-going with results pending.

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Midland and Altius Discover New Gold Showings in the James Bay Area
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 12, 2017) - Midland Exploration inc. ("Midland") (TSX VENTURE:MD) is pleased to announce the discovery of several new gold showings, as part of its strategic exploration alliance with Altius Minerals Corporation ("Altius") (TSX:ALS). These new gold showings were found on targets that were identified during the target generation phase of winter-spring 2017.

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QMX Gold Announces Ongoing Success at Bonnefond South Plug, Intersects 1.9 g/t Gold Over 84 Meters
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 07:16:21 EDT

Includes 4.9 g/t gold over 10.2 meters in sheared mafic dyke



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Khalkos: Major Purchase of Properties in Abitibi - The Corporation Succeeds to Unite the Jolin - Thibodeau and Esteville Gold Sectors
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:08:24 EDT

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 11, 2017) - Exploration Khalkos Inc. (the "Corporation" or "Khalkos") (TSX VENTURE:KAS) is pleased to announce the signature of agreements for the acquisition of interest in the majority of the mining claims of the former mining corporation Pershimco and of the Bureau family. The acquisition amalgamates the Jolin, Thibodeau and Esteville gold sectors (the "Courville Project"), which together, form a sizable package of gold-bearing claims in the Abitibi region of Quebec. Management intends to develop the Courville Project and implement a drill program by the end of this year.

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Resource Capital Gold Corp.: Dufferin Project Update for September
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:28:08 EDT

3,235 tonnes of material test mined and processed yielded an average of 8.0 grams per tonne of gold recovered during part-time operations in September, a 27% increase in grade recovered over July and August

Test milling operations to date have produced 2,113.5 ounces of gold

Development into Saddle 6 commenced while bulk sampling continues in Saddles 1, 4 and 5



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Pretium Resources Inc.: 82,203 Ounces of Gold Produced at the Brucejack Mine in Q3 2017
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 05:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 11, 2017) - Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report third quarter 2017 production results for the high-grade gold Brucejack Mine.

Third Quarter Production Highlights

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