Marathon Gold Corporation

10:50 AM EST - Marathon Gold Corporation : Reported very positive results from new drilling at the Marathon Deposit, Valentine Lake Gold Camp, central Newfoundland. Additional infill drilling, down through the 75-100-metre wide and more than 500-700-metre deep mineralized corridor of the Marathon Deposit, has further confirmed the continuity of good gold grades throughout the corridor with 1.88 g/t Au over 225 metres including 4.87 g/t Au over 25 metres and 3.38 g/t Au over 25 metres in MA-17-213. Drill holes drilled across the main mineralized corridor also intercepted numerous high-grade intervals including 7.21 g/t Au over 7 metres in MA-17-201, 3.59 g/t Au over 18 metres in MA-17-206, 12.65 g/t Au over 3 metres in MA-17-207, 2.19 g/t Au over 22 metres in MA-17-204, and 4.04 g/t Au over seven metres in MA-17-209. Marathon Gold Corporation
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