Skeena To Restart Drilling at Eskay Creek

VANCOUVER, BC /  June 17, 2020 / Skeena Resources Limited (TSXV:SKE)(OTCQX:SKREF) ("Skeena" or the "Company") is pleased to update its exploration and development plans for the Eskay Creek gold-silver project ("Eskay Creek" or the "Project") located in the Golden Triangle of northwest British Columbia.
Surface-based drilling at Eskay Creek is on schedule to begin in late June 2020 with two surface drill rigs. Incorporating the newly developed workflows associated with the Company's vigorous Infection Prevention Strategy (see news release dated June 4, 2020), additional drill rigs will ultimately be added to the program utilizing a staged approach. The drilling schedule will culminate with eight to ten drill rigs performing delineation and exploratory drilling across the project until December 2020.
Initially, drilling will focus on the completion of the Phase I program of infill on the 21A, 21B and 21C Zones (24,000 metres) paralleled by resource expansion drilling in the near-mine environment. The Company is permitting 137,000 metres of exploratory drilling to test both brownfield and greenfield targets.
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Auryn Receives Approval to Resume Work in Peru and Provides Update

VANCOUVER, BC  / June 17, 2020 / Auryn Resources Inc. (TSX:AUG)(NYSE American:AUG)("Auryn" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it is resuming exploration activities at its Sombrero and Curibaya projects in southern Peru. The Company has received approval from the Peruvian government to resume work following restrictions that had been put in place due to COVID-19.
A Message from Ivan Bebek, Executive Chairman & Director:
"It is very exciting to be getting back to work in Peru. Our exploration opportunities are substantial and although COVID has lengthened the process to acquire permits, this time has allowed us to become more involved with surrounding communities, and we can now move forward with a much more comprehensive foundation.
"We are confident that our drill permit for Sombrero will advance as restrictions in Peru continue to ease and we appreciate the patience and support from our shareholders through the last quarter of uncertainties.
"We are looking forward to the second half of 2020, which will be busier as we resume exploration and permitting efforts at both our Curibaya and Sombrero projects."
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Falcon Drills 10.17 g/t Au over 3 Meters, 1.65 g/t Au over 5.83 Meters, 18.6 g/t Au over 1 Meter - Central Canada Project

2020-06-02 09:00 ET - News Release
Vancouver, British Columbia--(June 2, 2020) - FALCON GOLD CORP. (TSXV: FG) (FSE: 3FA) ("Falcon" or "the Company") is pleased to announce it has received the assay results from it's recent drilling on the company's Central Canada Gold Project near Atikokan, ON. The results have confirmed the presence of gold mineralization to a depth of 83 metres below surface of the historic Central Canada Gold Mine. Gold mineralization has been noted in a strongly deformed granite along strike of the past producing mine trend. Drill hole CC20-01 intersected high-grade gold mineralization at 67 meters depth containing an interval of 10.17 g/t Au over 3 meters as well as gold mineralization to a depth of 86.33 meters including 1.39 g/t Au over 5.83 meters: totaling 1.21 g/t Au over 19 meters. The results also outlined a new mineralized zone untested by previous operators at 104 meters depth, which sampled 18.6 g/t Au over 1 meter.
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Durango Prepares Exploration Crew for Windfall, Québec

Vancouver, BC /  June 2, 2020 – Durango Resources Inc. (TSX.V-DGO) (Frankfurt-86A1) (OTCQB -ATOXF), (the “Company” or “Durango”) reports it is making preparations to return to its properties at Windfall Lake, Québec.
The  MERN and Public Security of Quebec recently announced that exploration activities may resume in the province of Québec, therefore Durango is ready to send an exploration crew to work on the East Barry block at Windfall Lake, QC.
Durango’s 61,000 acre East Barry Property is located in the Windfall Lake area and runs parallel to and east of its Trove Property which is surrounded by Osisko Mining Inc. (TSX-OSK). The East Barry Property covers a northeasterly trending linear structural contact to the border of Bonterra Resources Inc. (TSX-BTR) property which is approximately 4km from the Galdiator deposit.  Well positioned mineral rights provide a greater opportunity for discovery potential.
The East Barry Property has had positive assay results from previous till sampling programs including over 2 g/t gold along an established 5km trend of gold from till assays (see July 23, 2018 news release) making it a compelling target with potential to host gold mineralization.
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Freegold Intersects 188 Metres Grading 3.69 g/t Gold at Golden Summit Including 2 Metres of 169.5 g/t Gold

VANCOUVER, May 6, 2020 - Freegold Ventures Limited (Freegold) (FVL: TSX) is pleased to announce assay results from its temporarily suspended drill program on its Golden Summit Project near Fairbanks, Alaska.
Drill results returned multiple intercepts of higher-grade mineralization within the projected extension of the Cleary Vein system (CVS).  Hole GSDL2001 was drilled to a depth of 548 metres and intersected 188 metres grading 3.69 grams per tonne (g/t). Significantly, the last 20 metres graded 9.87 g/t Au, indicating the system is open to depth. GSDL2002, drilled 150 metres to the east of GSDL 2001, was drilled to a depth of 165 metres and had just intersected the projected CVS returning 2.4 g/t over 9 m before drilling activities were suspended due to COVID 19. Drilling on this hole will be resumed when the program restarts.
Kristina Walcott, President of Freegold states, "Management is tremendously excited with these results. The drill program is testing our interpretation that the high-grade CVS extends to the west and these results are confirming our interpretation."
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