Liberty Lake, Washington, September 9th, 2014 - Hunt Mining Corp. ("Hunt" or the "Company") (TSXV: “HMX”) is pleased to announce the completion of 2014 drill programs on its La Josefina and La Valenciana precious metals projects in Argentina. These projects are part of the existing 28 land packages held by the Company covering an area of 2,868 square km’s within the Santa Cruz province of Argentina. Samples from these drilling campaigns were submitted for processing to Alex Stewart Assayers, Inc. out of Mendoza, Argentina. Management is in the final stages of review and anticipates the release of the assay results once analysis is complete.
La Josefina Project
The Company drilled a total of 1608 meters at the La Josefina Project in a total of 27 holes. Priority for drilling was at the Maria Belen and Sinter target areas which were drilled in 2011.
La Valenciana Project
Hunt drilled a total of 2,999 meters at the La Valenciana Project in a total of 42 holes. These target areas include Veta Principal, Stockwork La Valenciana, Veta Rosario and Stockwork La Florentina, none of which had been previously drilled.
CEO and Executive Chairman Mr. Tim Hunt states: “2014 is shaping up to be a real turning point for our company’s shareholders. Management is confident our projects have great potential as confirmed by previous surface work and drilling results. We now look forward to the completion of an advanced exploration plan and continued investigation of potential scenarios designed to create shareholder value.”
About Hunt Mining
Hunt Mining Corp. has continued to develop its properties as an active and aggressive explorer in Santa Cruz since 2006. During that time, Hunt's wholly owned subsidiary, Cerro Cazador S.A., has completed exploration activity including approximately 62,000 meters of HQ core drilling, 416 line kilometers of Induced Polarization geophysical surveys and more than 20,000 surface soil, sediment, channel, chip, and trench samples. Historical results and additional information can be viewed at www.huntmining.com.
For more information contact:
Neither the 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.
This news release contains forward-looking statements. The Company has provided the forward-looking statements in reliance on assumptions that it believes are reasonable at this time. The reader is cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of the forward-looking statements may prove to be incorrect. All such forward-looking statements involve substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the Company’s control. Such risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, delays resulting from or inability to obtain required regulatory approval. The actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, these forward-looking statements and, accordingly, no assurances can be given that any of the events anticipated by the forward-looking statements will transpire or occur, or if any of them do, what benefits, including the amount of proceeds, the Company will derive therefrom. Readers are cautioned that the foregoing list of factors is not exhaustive.