SOURCE: Unico, Inc.

September 18, 2008 10:13 ET

Unico, Inc. Issues September 2008 Newsletter Reviewing Recent Activity at the Deer Trail Mine

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - September 18, 2008) - Unico, Incorporated (OTCBB: UNCO), a natural resource company in the precious metals mining sector, today issued the September 2008 edition of the company's investor newsletter, which provides a review of recent activities at the Deer Trail Mine in Marysvale, Utah.

A PDF version of the September 2008 newsletter has been added to the company's website at, and an email notification of the newsletter's release will be sent to subscribers to Unico's electronic mailing list.

The feature story in the newsletter reviews the company's announcement of recent progress of underground rehabilitation work at the Deer Trail Mine in Marysvale, Utah. The Deer Trail Mine is operated by Unico's wholly owned Deer Trail Mining Company subsidiary. The progress included rehabilitation work at the #1 tunnel, the #3 tunnel and PTH tunnel.

Additional newsletter articles highlight Unico's receipt of an additional $300,000 in financing through the sale of two new convertible debentures to Moore Investment Holdings, LLC and a recently filed report concerning the purchased of an additional 134,150 shares of Unico common stock by Chairman Ray C. Brown.

"The September newsletter provides an overview of recent underground work and exploration at the Deer Trail Mine, which is an important element of management's overall plan to develop the Deer Trail property," stated Mark A. Lopez, chief executive officer of Unico, Inc. "We will continue to keep our shareholders updated on the progress of both the underground work and the progress of testing and processing operations at the Deer Trail mill facility."

Unico is currently completing the testing phase of the completed floatation circuit at the mill and processing facility at the Deer Trail Mine in Marysvale, Utah. Material is being processed as part of the testing phase, and the company expects the next steps at the facility to include the production of concentrate.

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About Unico, Inc.

Unico, Inc. (OTCBB: UNCO) is a publicly traded natural resource company in the precious metals mining sector that is focused on the exploration, development and production of gold, silver, lead, zinc, and copper concentrates at its two mine properties: the Deer Trail Mine and the Silver Bell Mine. The company has also announced agreements to acquire over 70 additional mining claims including the Clyde and Crown Point mining claims. In August 2007, Unico announced that its wholly owned Deer Trail Mining Company subsidiary had completed the purchase of the Deer Trail Mine from Crown Mines, LLC. For more information, please visit

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