Harte Gold Corp.

Harte Gold Corp.

December 01, 2008 11:22 ET

Shareholders of Harte Gold Corp. Requisition Special Shareholders Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 1, 2008) - HARTE GOLD CORP. (TSX VENTURE:HRT)(FRANKFURT:H4O) a committee of shareholders of Harte Gold Corp. announces that on November 24, 2008, they delivered to the registered office of Harte Gold Corp. ("Harte") a requisition requiring Harte's current management to converse a special meeting of shareholders to remove the current board of directors and to elect a new board. The meeting must be called by December 15, 2008, failing which the shareholders will proceed to call the meeting.

The requisition is signed by the holders of approximately 19.7% of the issued share of Harte.

"We hope to revitalize Harte by bringing in a new board and management team" said John Gable on behalf of the shareholders committee. "We also seek the reinstatement of a forensic audit of Harte which was commenced following the departure of a former CEO but subsequently suspended".

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 an 80% 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 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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Contact Information

  • Harte Gold Corp.
    Mr. John Gable
    (416) 862-7755