Alta Gold Co


Castleworth boosts Pan

Vancouver — According to a new resource estimate, Castleworth Ventures’ (WTH-V) Pan deposit in Nevada contains 467,000 oz. gold.The new figure, calculated by Reno-based Mine Development Associates, m…


Limousine Butte returns to Nevada Pacific

Vancouver — Junior Nevada Pacific Gold (NPG-V) has reacquired sole ownership of the Limousine Butte project in Nevada.The company picked up the remaining 50% interest it did not already own from Newm…


Newmont resumes search at Limousine Butte

In preparation for a third round of drilling on the Limousine Butte gold property in east-central Nevada, a field crew from Newmont Mining (NEM-N) has begun soil sampling and ground geophysics prior t…


Alta shuts down Olinghouse

Pending resolution of bankruptcy proceedings, Alta Gold (ALTAQ-O) has suspended mining at the Olinghouse gold mine, 30 miles east of Reno, Nev.The company hopes to avoid bankruptcy by selling a 40% in…


Companies (August 30, 1999)

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Nasdaq halts trading as Alta files for bankruptcy

With trading of its shares halted, Alta Gold (ALTA-Q) has filed for bankruptcy protection.The Nevada-based gold producer hopes to restructure US$29 million in outstanding debt as well as US$4 million …


Companies (April 19, 1999)

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Alta Gold slashes costs

Despite startup problems, Alta Gold (ALTA-Q) has reduced cash costs at the newly opened Olinghouse gold mine, 30 miles east of Reno, Nev.During its first three months of operation, the mine incurred c…