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Aurcana Silver Exploration Drilling Continues in Shafter Ghost Town

The Vancouver-based Aurcana Corp. is drilling exploration holes at the company’s mineral deposits in Shafter, Texas. Four of six total exploration core holes have been completed. The drilling program tested silver and gold deposits.

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Revenues for Shafter Mine Owners Down; Production at Aurcana’s Mexican Mine Up

This week the Canadian mining company Aurcana Corporation released its 2013 financials. The company owns the Shafter Silver Mine in Presidio County and La Negra¬†Mine in the Mexican State of Quer√©taro. Silver production at the two mines dropped from about … Continue reading

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Settlement Proposed in Lawsuit between Presidio County and Shafter Mine

The Presidio County Appraisal District has agreed to propose a settlement in the legal dispute between the Shafter Silver Mine and the county over the mine’s appraised tax value. As we’ve reported, the appraisal district and Rio Grande Mining Company/Aurcana … Continue reading

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