October 08, 2009 09:00 ET

Royal Standard Minerals Inc.'s (RYSMF) Nye and Churchill County, Nevada Property Acquisitions Add Gold-Silver Resources and Quality Exploration Opportunities

MANHATTAN, NV--(Marketwire - October 8, 2009) - Royal Standard Minerals (C.U.S.I.P780919106) ("RSM") (OTCBB: RYSMF) recently announced acquisition of the Nye County properties located within the Manhattan Mining district are positioned strategically to support the growth of the Company's permitted Goldwedge underground gold-silver project. The properties are close to the Goldwedge plant facilities, the Manhattan claim group is located within 1-2 miles of the Goldwedge operation. Additionally, the Churchill County claim group includes an epithermal gold system that has been extensively drill tested by major gold companies is considered to be a promising near surface gold/silver mineralized system.

RSM is a natural resource exploration and development company, www.royalstandardminerals.com

For further information about this release contact Mr. Roland Larsen, (775) 487-2454 and/or Mr. Rich Kaiser, Investor Relations, 800-631-8127.

Royal Standard Minerals cautions that the statements made in this press release constitute forward-looking statements, and no guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from the projections in the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on the estimates and opinions of management at the time the statements are made.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Roland Larsen
    804-580-8107
    Rich Kaiser
    800-631-8127