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Blue Star Gold Commences Drill Program at Its Ulu and Hood River Projects

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 1:30pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2021) - Blue Star Gold Corp. (TSXV: BAU) (FSE: 5WPO) ("Blue Star" or the "Company") announces that the drilling component of its 2021 Exploration Program has commenced at the Ulu and Hood River Projects located in the High Lake Greenstone Belt in Nunavut.

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2021) - Blue Star Gold Corp. (TSXV: BAU) (FSE: 5WPO) ("Blue Star" or the "Company") announces that the drilling component of its 2021 Exploration Program has commenced at the Ulu and Hood River Projects located in the High Lake Greenstone Belt in Nunavut.
  • About Blue Star Gold Corp.
    Blue Star is a gold company focused on exploration and development within Nunavut, Canada.
  • The Company owns the Ulu Gold Property lease, an advanced gold project, and the highly prospective Hood River Property that is contiguous to the Ulu mining lease.
  • A significant high-grade gold resource exists at the Flood Zone deposit (Ulu lease), and numerous high-grade gold occurrences and priority targets occur throughout the Ulu, Hood River and Roma Projects.

Government of Canada and Government of the Northwest Territories working together to support post-secondary education in the territory

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 3:15pm

Supporting post-secondary education in the Northwest Territories will benefit all northern residents, especially youth and Indigenous Peoples, who represent over 50% of the population in the territory.

Key Points: 
  • Supporting post-secondary education in the Northwest Territories will benefit all northern residents, especially youth and Indigenous Peoples, who represent over 50% of the population in the territory.
  • "We are pleased to be working with the Government of Canada to strengthen the post-secondary education system in the Northwest Territories.
  • We look forward to working with both the Government of the Northwest Territories and the Government of Canada to increase access to quality post-secondary education opportunities for Northerners and to build capacity for Northern research."
  • "Improving access to high quality post-secondary education in the Northwest Territories is key to ensuring a brighter future for our youth.

Nunavut Land Use Plan enters final phase with critical protections on the line

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 10:18pm

WWF-Canada applauds todays release of the revised 2021 Nunavut Land Use Plan by the Nunavut Planning Commission.

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  • WWF-Canada applauds todays release of the revised 2021 Nunavut Land Use Plan by the Nunavut Planning Commission.
  • kilometres, and is a requirement of the original Nunavut Agreement from 1993 that created the territory.
  • In progress since 2007, the NLUP is now entering a final review process.
  • It also includes protections for many more walrus haulouts across Nunavut, establishing clear guidelines for ships to avoid these important areas where walrus are vulnerable to disturbance.

Nunavut Planning Commission Releases Updated 2021 Draft Land Use Plan Aimed at Protecting the Environment and Promoting the Wellbeing of Residents

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 3:00pm

IQALUIT, NU, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - In anticipation of tomorrow's Nunavut Day celebrations, the Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) has released an updated 2021 Draft Land Use Plan which is the largest of its kind in the world and covers one-fifth of Canada's land mass, representing some 2.1 million square kilometres of land and water.

Key Points: 
  • IQALUIT, NU, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - In anticipation of tomorrow's Nunavut Day celebrations, the Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) has released an updated 2021 Draft Land Use Plan which is the largest of its kind in the world and covers one-fifth of Canada's land mass, representing some 2.1 million square kilometres of land and water.
  • This latest Nunavut Draft Land Use Plan (NDLUP) is the result of extensive consultation and engagement with Inuit, their communities, Inuit organizations, federal and territorial governments, environmental and wildlife organizations, and industry groups.
  • "The Commission is pleased to receive this funding to ensure that we get it right and our plan reflects the history and culture of Nunavut and its people."
  • The 2021 Draft Land Use Plan and a backgrounder can be found at: https://www.nunavut.ca/
    About the Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) The Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) is responsible for the development, implementation, and monitoring of land use plans for resource use and development in the Nunavut Settlement Area.

Nunavut Planning Commission Releases Updated 2021 Draft Land Use Plan Aimed at Protecting the Environment and Promoting the Wellbeing of Residents

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 3:00pm

IQALUIT, NU, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --In anticipation of tomorrow's Nunavut Day celebrations, the Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) has released an updated 2021 Draft Land Use Plan which is the largest of its kind in the world and covers one-fifth of Canada's land mass, representing some 2.1 million square kilometres of land and water.

Key Points: 
  • IQALUIT, NU, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --In anticipation of tomorrow's Nunavut Day celebrations, the Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) has released an updated 2021 Draft Land Use Plan which is the largest of its kind in the world and covers one-fifth of Canada's land mass, representing some 2.1 million square kilometres of land and water.
  • This latest Nunavut Draft Land Use Plan (NDLUP) is the result of extensive consultation and engagement with Inuit, their communities, Inuit organizations, federal and territorial governments, environmental and wildlife organizations, and industry groups.
  • "The Commission is pleased to receive this funding to ensure that we get it right and our plan reflects the history and culture of Nunavut and its people."
  • The 2021 Draft Land Use Plan and a backgrounder can be found at: https://www.nunavut.ca/
    About the Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) The Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) is responsible for the development, implementation, and monitoring of land use plans for resource use and development in the Nunavut Settlement Area.

Blue Star Gold Commences High Resolution Geophysical Survey in Preparation for Drill Testing Priority Targets on its Ulu and Hood River Projects

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 1:30pm

The Ulu lease and the contiguous Hood River property together encompass greater than 9,000 hectares of highly prospective exploration ground.

Key Points: 
  • The Ulu lease and the contiguous Hood River property together encompass greater than 9,000 hectares of highly prospective exploration ground.
  • The eastern side of the Hood River property is contiguous to the Ulu lease and hosts over twenty known gold showings.
  • About Blue Star Gold Corp.
    Blue Star is a gold and silver company focused on exploration and development within Nunavut, Canada.
  • A significant high-grade gold resource exists at the Flood Zone deposit (Ulu lease), and numerous high-grade gold occurrences and priority targets occur throughout the Ulu, Hood River and Roma Projects.

Silversea Continues To Lead Restart Of Ultra-Luxury Cruising With New Alaska And Iceland Sailings In July

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 2:32pm

"The return to service is fast gaining momentum, and we've seen exceptional demand for travel in Alaska and Iceland.

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  • "The return to service is fast gaining momentum, and we've seen exceptional demand for travel in Alaska and Iceland.
  • A diverse array of experiences are available for an additional fee in each destination in Alaska, including the following highlights.
  • During Silversea's voyages in Iceland, guests will enjoy immersive shore excursions that are included in the fare.
  • Please note: Silversea's new voyages to Alaska will be added to the cruise line's website on June 7.

Blue Star Gold to Mobilize 2021 Exploration Drilling Program in Early June

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 1:30pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 26, 2021) - Blue Star Gold Corp. (TSXV: BAU) (FSE: 5WP) ("Blue Star" or the "Company") announces that it plans to mobilize its summer exploration program in early June 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 26, 2021) - Blue Star Gold Corp. (TSXV: BAU) (FSE: 5WP) ("Blue Star" or the "Company") announces that it plans to mobilize its summer exploration program in early June 2021.
  • This will be the first program developed and operated by Blue Star's new team that has been involved with important gold discoveries in Nunavut.
  • Numerous high-quality targets will be tested during the upcoming program with a focus on areas proximal to the existing high-grade Flood Zone gold resource.
  • About Blue Star Gold Corp.
    Blue Star is focused on gold exploration and development within Nunavut, Canada.

Independent Travelers Are Making Tracks to See the Best of Alaska; Smart Travelers Are Using the Alaska TourSaver to Make Their Travel Dollars Go Farther

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 1:44pm

Independent travelers are making tracks to see the best of Alaska.

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  • Independent travelers are making tracks to see the best of Alaska.
  • Travelers can download the free Alaska TourSaver App from either the App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android).
  • About Alaska TourSaver: For more than 22 years, the Alaska TourSaver book (and smartphone app) has helped thousands of travelers save money seeing the best of Alaska's wide-open spaces.
  • More information: For a free travel guide on Alaska, visit the Alaska Travel Industry Association's website ( www.travelalaska.com ).

Holland America Line Announces Plans to Restart Cruising to Alaska from Seattle in July 2021

Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 9:34pm

@HALcruises announces plans to restart cruising to #Alaska this summer roundtrip from Seattle.

Key Points: 
  • @HALcruises announces plans to restart cruising to #Alaska this summer roundtrip from Seattle.
  • "\n"The Last Frontier is eager to welcome the return of the cruise industry this summer to restart our economy," said Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy.
  • "\nOn board, Holland America Line will continue to offer the amenities that are a hallmark of the brand.
  • Flexible cancellation terms, including our COVID-19 Protections, are offered through " Book with Confidence " when booked by June 30, 2021, for sailings through Dec. 31, 2021.