Vancouver, BC, October 19, 2011, Lori McClenahan, President of St. Elias Mines Ltd. (the “Company”), announced today the following corporate update:
The Company is in the process of a 10,000m drilling program at the Tesoro Gold Project in southwestern Peru. The initial portion of the drilling program has been designed to test near-surface targets identified by the Titan 24 Geophysical Survey conducted at the Tesoro Gold Project. Results will be announced once they are received and compiled.
St. Elias recently completed a $4,500,000 private placement giving the Company approximately $9,200,000 in the treasury. St. Elias is well-positioned to weather the current market conditions and continue with the advancement of our existing gold projects.
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For additional information on St. Elias and its projects, please visit us at www.steliasmines.com or call 1-888-895-5522 (toll free US and Canada) or contact:
CM-Equity AG & Co. KG Financial Service
Tel: 011 4989 1890 474 0
The Haft Group, Inc
Tel: (212) 759-8865
ST. ELIAS MINES LTD
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