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November 19, 2010

Mirasol Announces Start of Drilling at the Virginia Silver Project, Argentina

VANCOUVER, BC, November 19, 2010. Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) is pleased to announce that Phase 1 diamond drilling has commenced on its 100% owned, high-grade Virginia Silver Project located in the prolific epithermal Province of Santa Cruz, Argentina. The first phase 1,500 metre drill program of approximately 25 shallow holes will focus on the 2,200 metre long, high-grade Julia Vein, one of 8 mineralized veins identified to date at Virginia. Within the Julia Vein, higher-grade segments have […]

November 08, 2010

Mirasol Receives Approval for Drilling the Virginia Silver Project, Argentina

VANCOUVER, BC, November 8, 2010 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) is pleased to announce that it has received approval of the environmental impact report for its 100% owned, high-grade Virginia silver project from the State Secretary of Mining, Province of Santa Cruz, Argentina. This approval will permit initial drilling to commence. Mirasol has contracted an experienced drilling company and the diamond core drill rig has been mobilized to the project. Phase 1 drill testing of the Virginia […]

September 15, 2010

Mirasol Discovers Multiple New Silver Veins at the Virginia Vein Zone, Argentina

VANCOUVER, BC, September 15, 2010 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) is pleased to report results from the 100%-owned Virginia Vein Zone in southern Argentina. Exploration has previously focused on the Julia Vein as well as the nearby Ely, Margarita and Naty veins, which host high-grade silver values over significant widths and strike lengths (see press releases of Feb. 16, 2010 and June 07, 2010). Current exploration highlights the discovery of additional silver-bearing veins, the Roxane, Martina, Priscila […]

June 07, 2010

Mirasol Confirms Silver Results from the Ely, Margarita, and Naty Veins, Virginia Vein Zone, Argentina

Mirasol Confirms Silver Results from the Ely, Margarita, and Naty Veins, Virginia Vein Zone, Argentina VANCOUVER, BC, June 7, 2010 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R). New zones of high grade silver mineralization at the Ely, Margarita and Naty veins which flank the silver- rich Julia vein have been identified at the 100% Mirasol owned Virginia Vein Zone, Santa Cruz province, Argentina (see news releases of March 4 and April 13, 2010). Preliminary results from an extensive ground […]

April 13, 2010

Mirasol Confirms High-Grade Silver Results through Infill Channels at the Julia Vein, Argentina

VANCOUVER, BC, April 13, 2010 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) is pleased to announce the results of 14 infill channels averaging 855 gram per tonne (g/t) silver at the Julia Vein, Virginia Vein Zone in Santa Cruz province, Argentina. Combined with the previously announced 44 channels from the Julia Vein (March 4, 2010) there are now 58 channel composites with an average grade of 805 g/t silver and an average minimum true width of 1.76 metres along […]

March 04, 2010

Mirasol channel samples further upgrade silver values at the Julia Vein, Santa Cruz, Argentina

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, March 4, 2010 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) is pleased to announce that systematic sawn-channel sampling has returned high-grade silver values that significantly exceed previously reported average results for the Julia Vein at the Virginia Vein Zone. Best individual result from this round of sampling are 0.7 metres at 4,070 grams per ton (g/t) silver, and the best length weighted average result of 3.74 m at 1,592 g/t silver. These results confirm that […]

February 16, 2010

Mirasol Reports Results from New High-Grade Silver Veins at the Virginia Vein Zone, Argentina

VANCOUVER, B.C. February 16, 2010 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) is pleased to report new high-grade silver assays ranging up to 3,170 g/t from rock chip sampling of additional veins discovered at the Virginia vein zone in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina. Ongoing mapping and sampling of the recently discovered Virginia mineralization continues to identify new veining while expanding the size of the mineralized zone at this 100% Mirasol-owned project. The Virginia vein zone is a new grass […]

January 06, 2010

Mirasol Reports Discovery of a New High Grade Silver Vein, Santa Cruz, Argentina

VANCOUVER, B.C. January 6, 2010 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) is pleased to announce the discovery of a new high-grade silver vein, the Julia vein, part of the Virginia vein zone located on a 100% Mirasol-owned mineral property within the Area of Special Interest for Mining in Santa Cruz province, Argentina, where mining development is permitted and four precious metal mines are in operation. The Julia vein was discovered while following up alteration and structural targets during […]

February 26, 2007

Mirasol Finalizes Joint Venture Agreement with Hochschild for Claudia and Santa Rita Projects

VANCOUVER, BC – February 26, 2007 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSXV: MRZ; Frankfurt: M8R) (“Mirasol”) is pleased to announce it has finalized the Option and Joint Venture Agreement with Hochschild Mining Holdings Ltd., a subsidiary of Hochschild Mining plc (“Hochschild”), previously announced on October 3, 2006, for exploration and development of the Claudia and Santa Rita Projects. Claudia and Santa Rita are two epithermal gold-silver projects within Mirasol’s 100%-owned gold-silver property portfolio located in southern Argentina. Hochschild operates the joint […]

October 03, 2006

Mirasol Crystallizes Argentina Exploration Agreement with Hochschild

VANCOUVER, BC – October 3, 2006 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSXV: MRZ) is pleased to announce it has signed a binding Letter of Intent with a subsidiary of the Hochschild Mining Group (“Hochschild”) to explore Mirasol’s 100%-owned Claudia and Santa Rita gold-silver projects located in Santa Cruz Province, Patagonia, Argentina. Hochschild is a leading precious metals company with a primary focus on the exploration, mining and sale of silver and gold. In addition, Hochschild is 51% partner with Minera Andes […]