Harte Gold Corp.

Harte Gold Corp.

June 22, 2011 08:00 ET

Harte Gold Corp.: Richard R. Faucher P.Eng. Appointed to Board of Directors

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 22, 2011) - HARTE GOLD CORP. ("Harte" or the "Company") (TSX:HRT)(FRANKFURT:H4O) is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard R. Faucher P.Eng. to the Board of Directors of Harte Gold Corp.

Mr. Faucher has extensive experience in the management of large mining and metallurgical projects and has held senior management positions in several large mining companies, including the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Royalties Inc., President of Niocan Inc., Vice-President, Brunswick Mining & Smelting, for Noranda Inc.; President and General Manager for Falconbridge Dominicana, and President and COO of Princeton Mining Corp. Mr. Faucher has completed the McGill University Directors Education Program and sits on several other boards including Aurizon Mines Ltd. since June 1999.

"We are very pleased with the addition of Mr. Faucher to the Board of Directors" commented Stephen G. Roman, President and CEO, "his operating and minerals processing experience will be a great asset as we move towards production on the Sugar Zone Deposit".

Mr. Faucher was elected to the Board of Directors at Harte's Annual and Special General Meeting of Shareholders held June 21, 2011. Mr. Faucher fills a board position formerly occupied by Mr. John Harvey who has retired from his position at Harte. Mr. Harvey will be available for consultation to the Company going forward. The Board wishes to thank Mr. Harvey for his contributions to the Company and wish him all the best for the future.

About Harte Gold Corp.

Harte Gold Corp. is a Canadian gold exploration company with interests in the Sugar Zone and Stoughton-Abitibi properties located in Ontario, Canada. The Sugar Zone Property is located 60 kilometres east of the Hemlo Gold Camp and holds an NI 43-101 compliant Indicated Resource of 1,117,000 tonnes, grading 8.41 g/t Au for 302,000 ounces of contained gold and an Inferred Resource of 417,000 tonnes, grading 7.13 g/t Au for 95,000 ounces of contained gold. Harte is the operator of the Sugar Zone Property and currently owns a 49% interest with the option to acquire the remaining 51%.

Common Shares Outstanding: 142,387,563

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