On May 1, 2009 and September 12, 2012, the Company issued press releases in which a historical resource estimate pertaining to the Bruner Property did not comply with NI 43-101 as the Company did not disclose the source and date of such statement, the relevance and reliability of the historical estimate, the key assumptions, parameters and methods used to prepare the historical estimate, an explanation of the differences between the category of resource stated and current accepted categories of mineral resources and disclosure on what work needs to be done to upgrade or verify the historical estimate as a current mineral reserve or mineral resource, all as required by section 2.4 of NI 43-101.
After further review of the source information, the Company is unable to re-state the estimate in compliance with NI 43-101 requirements; consequently, the Company retracts the estimate described herein in its entirety. The Company advises and cautions readers that the retracted disclosure may continue to be found in the public domain.
Robert Coale is the Qualified Person (as defined by NI 43-101) who has reviewed and approved the technical information in this news release as it relates to the Bruner Property.
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