Marathon Gold Corporation

03:20 PM EST - Marathon Gold Corporation : Reported positive drill results at the company’s 100%-owned Valentine Lake Gold Camp, central Newfoundland. These shallow exploration drill holes have succeeded in intersecting typically gold bearing en-echelon stacked QTP veins over a 170-metre strike length within the 3.5-kilometre long area of unexplored bog-covered area between the Marathon and Sprite Deposits. Two drill rigs are now testing this high-potential area with widely spaced drill holes exploring for new gold deposits. Marathon Gold Corporation shares T.MOZ are trading up $0.09 at $1.00.