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August 2014 News Catalysts

North Arrow Minerals (TSXV:NAR)
North Arrow Minerals (TSXV:NAR) is expecting exploration drilling results from its Redemption Diamond Project in the Lac de Gras diamond district, Northwest Territories. Drilling at the Redemption Diamond Project commenced in July 2014, with partner Arctic Star Exploration.
Colombian Mines (TSXV:CMJ)
Colombian Mines (TSXV:CMJ) announced initial drill results from its El Dovio project in western Colombia in early July. Additional results from the Sabna Blanca adit are expected.

*** Update: Catalyst Achieved ***

Levon Resources Ltd. (TSXV:LVN)
Levon Resources Ltd. (TSX:LVN) is expecting an updated resource estimate for the Company’s wholly owned Cordero project near Hidalgo Del Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico.

*** Update: Catalyst Achieved *** 

Super Nova Petroleum Corp. (CSE:SNP,OTC:SNOVF)
One of the companies partners, BNV, has committed $1,500,000 to drill two gas wells and build a gas gathering system on the lower 5,000 acres of the Milford colony Farm in lands, in which Super Nova is farming in to a 80% working interest. The first gas well is to be spudded no later than Sept. 30th, 2014.

*** Update: Catalyst Achieved *** 

Colt Resources Inc. (TSXV:GTP,OTCQX:COLTF)
Colt Resources Inc. (TSXV:GTP,OTCQX:COLTF) has reported positive intercepts from two of the first three holes recently drilled in the Gap Zone at its Tabuaço Tungsten Project in northern Portugal. Initial visual inspection of the mineralized skarns intersected by all three holes, both under natural light and short-wave UV-light indicated that in general they compared well with hole DHT-88. Given the visual results, sampling and assaying of the mineralized drill core of holes DHT-113 and DHT-115 was fast-tracked. The results for the third hole, DHT-114 are pending.
Copper Fox Metals Inc. (TSXV:CUU)
On July 24 Copper Fox Metals Inc. (TSXV:CUU) announced that Desert Fox has completed six verification diamond drill holes across the Van Dyke oxide copper deposit at its Van Dyke copper project in Arizona. Receipt of the assays utilizing different copper analytical methodologies, including sequential leaching are required to determine if a resource estimation should be commenced. All holes have been sampled for metallurgical testwork purposes and these tests results are expected.
Balmoral Resources Ltd. (TSX:BAR,OTCQX:BALMF)
Drilling is now underway at Balmoral Resources Ltd.’s (TSX:BAR,OTCQX:BALMF) Martiniere Gold Project that is located along the Detour Gold Trend in Central Quebec. Results are expected in August, 2014. Eight diamond drill holes have now been completed on the wholly owned Grasset Ni-Cu-PGE property to follow-up the discovery of high-grade nickel-copper-PGE mineralization within the Grasset Ultramafic Complex. Samples from six of the first eight holes were delivered to ALS-Chemex in Val d’Or, Quebec for analysis.

*** Update: Catalyst Achieved *** 

Orocobre Ltd. (TSX:ORL)
Orocobre Ltd.’s (TSX:ORL) Olaroz Lithium Project is in the Puna region in Argentina’s north-western province of Jujuy. The Olaroz lithium project is being developed by Orocobre (66.5%) with partners Toyota Tsusho Corporation (25%) and the Jujuy Province mining and energy company, JEMSE (8.5%) with a construction budget of US$229m including contingency. The lithium carbonate plant commissioning/start up is projected to be at the end of August 2014 with commissioning/startup of the micronizing and drying circuit to follow in mid-September. Full automated control operations are scheduled to be introduced in October.
Argonaut Gold Inc. (TSX:AR)
Argonaut Gold Inc. (TSX:AR) expects to release an initial resource on the San Agustín Gold Project in Durango, Mexico in the late third quarter or early fourth quarter, followed by a PEA to be completed by the end of the year. The exploration team has completed 13,000 metres of drilling. This work was focused on fill-in and step-out drilling of the known historic resource area. Drill results confirmed the continuity and grade of mineralization. In addition, the deposit remains open in all directions. A Phase II drill program is in progress and the Company expects to complete an additional 10,000 metres of RC drilling in approximately 100 holes.

*** Update: Catalyst Achieved ***