Harte Gold Corp.

Harte Gold Corp.

January 10, 2008 10:04 ET

Harte Launches Stoughton-Abitibi Project in the Abitibi Gold Belt

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 10, 2008) - HARTE GOLD CORP. (TSX VENTURE:HRT) - Mr. Robert J. Platt, President & CEO of Harte Gold Corp. ("the Company" or "Harte"), is pleased to announce that the Company has again increased the size of its Stoughton-Porcupine property through the acquisition of 86 adjoining mining claims located in the Province of Quebec. These claims are situated due east of the recently expanded Ontario property and were acquired under the same parameters as outlined in the Company's Press Release dated December 11, 2007.

This expansion into the Province of Quebec aligns with the Company's geological focus to unlock the tremendous gold discovery potential of the Abitibi Gold Belt. To better reflect the Company's increased presence within the Abitibi, the Company is renaming its property the STOUGHTON-ABITIBI. "Our corporate mission is to become a significant gold producer in the heart of Canada's Abitibi Gold Belt," said Mr. Platt. "The expansion onto the Quebec side of the Belt with a new regional focus is part of the Company's strategic initiatives for 2008 and beyond."

The Stoughton-Abitibi Property is located just north of the Destor-Porcupine Fault and 10 km east of the Holloway-Holt gold mine and mill infrastructure. It also adjoins significant land-holdings held by Iamgold to the east and St Andrew Goldfields to the west. Provincial Highways 101 and 388 connecting Ontario and Quebec are located immediately to the south of the Property.

The Quebec claims add an additional 35 sq km to the Ontario property and bring the size of the Stoughton-Abitibi Property to 80+ sq km (20,130 acres). More importantly, the expanded property now covers a 22 km extent of favorable geology to the north of and along major splay structures of the Destor-Porcupine Fault. The acquisition of the Quebec claims will allow the Company to explore and drill several known gold-bearing structures. Recently completed geological compilation of historical data and drill results of the area indicate a favorable geological setting with anomalous gold values in previous outcrop and drill-hole sampling. The strike extent of these anomalous zones on the expanded property remains untested and will be evaluated in upcoming programs.

About Harte Gold Corp.

HARTE GOLD CORP. is a Canadian gold mining and development company with a corporate mission to become a gold producer in the heart of Canada's Abitibi Gold Belt. Currently, the Company holds a 65% interest in its Stoughton-Abitibi Property which now encompasses 80+ sq km (20,130 acres) of prime geology along the Destor-Porcupine Fault within the world-renowned Abitibi Gold Belt. The Stoughton-Abitibi Property is located mid-way along the Destor-Porcupine Fault which extends 200 km east from Timmins, Ontario into the major gold camps of Quebec. In October 2007, the Company filed a geological report prepared in accordance with NI 43-101 on the Stoughton-Porcupine Property (Ontario side of the new Stoughton-Abitibi Property). In addition, the Company continues to maintain its 49% interest in the Sugar Zone Property covering an area of 11,560 hectares located 70 km east of the world-famous Hemlo Gold Camp. The Sugar Zone Property holds a NI 43-101 gold resource of 953,600 tonnes grading 9.933 g/t Au.

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This release contains certain "forward-looking statements". All statements, other than statements of historical fact, that address activities, events or developments that the Company believes, expects or anticipates will or may occur in the future, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are often, but not always, identified by the use of words such as "seek", "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate", "expect", and "intend" and statements that an event or result "may", "will", "can", "should", "could" or "might" occur or be achieved and other similar expressions. These forward-looking statements reflect the current internal projections, expectations or beliefs of the Company based on information currently available to the Company. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including those detailed from time to time in filings made by the Company with securities regulatory authorities, that may cause the actual results of the Company to differ materially from those discussed in the forward-looking statements, and even if such actual results are realized or substantially realized, there can be no assurance that they will have the expected consequences to, or effects on, the Company.

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