December 21, 2011 Vancouver, BC, Canada
- Fire River Gold Corp. and Mystery Creek Resources Inc. [TSX.V: FAU|
OTCQX: FVGCF| FSE: FWR] (collectively "the Company") are pleased to
provide this update for the Nixon Fork Mine.
A $1.0 million provisional advance was paid by Glencore this week for
the fifth shipment of gold-rich copper concentrate (24 X 1 tonne bags).
The Company has also received a $417,000 payment for a sale of 230
ounces of gold doré to Auramet.
Approximately 600 troy ounces of doré has also been shipped off site to
a third party for further purification before shipping to Johnson
Matthey in Salt Lake City, Utah.
On behalf of the Board of Directors,
President and COO
Certain information regarding the Company
including management's assessment of future plans and operations, may
constitute forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws
and necessarily involve risks associated with mining exploration and
development, volatility of prices, currency fluctuations, imprecision of
resource estimates, environmental and permitting risks, access to labour
and services, competition from other companies and ability to access
sufficient capital. As a consequence, actual results may differ
materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements. A
feasibility study has not been completed and there is no certainty the
disclosed targets will be reached nor that the proposed operations will
be economically viable. Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation
Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX
Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of
this release. We seek safe harbour.