Golden Predator Mining Corp. (TSX.V:GPY, OTCQX:NTGSF) (the “Company” or “Golden Predator”) sadly reports that former Golden Predator Director and Yukon Premier Dennis Fentie has lost his brave battle with cancer, passing away on August 29th, 2019. Dennis passionately and tirelessly served the Yukon for 10 years as Premier before re-entering the private sector where he brought the same passion, wisdom and enthusiasm as a key member of the Company’s board until his resignation two weeks ago. On behalf of the Board of Directors, management and staff we offer our sincere condolences to his widow Lorraine and his extended family and friends.
Marathon Gold Corporation (“Marathon” or the “Company”) (TSX: MOZ) is pleased to announce positive results from the start of the infill drilling campaign at the Marathon Deposit, part of the Valentine Gold Project in central Newfoundland. This latest drilling is part of a series of planned infill and exploration drill holes designed to expand the estimate of Mineral Resources at the Marathon Deposit over the more than 1,500-meter strike length of the deposit’s “Main Zone” corridor. Of note, these drill results continue to successfully demonstrate the continuity of gold mineralization both along and across strike of the Main Zone as well as from surface to the base of the currently planned open pit, where mineralization remains open to depth. Highlights of the latest drilling include: