Kootenay Update on Option with Pan American Silver: 3,400 Meter Drill Program Underway on La Negra Silver Discovery in Sonora, Mexico


VANCOUVER, July 7, 2016 /CNW/ – Kootenay Silver Inc.  (TSXV: KTN) (the “Company” or “Kootenay”) is pleased to announce its partner Pan American Silver has updated the Company on exploration activities on the Promontorio-La Negra silver prospect, contained within the Promontorio Mineral Belt in Sonora, Mexico. A 3,400 meter diamond drilling program is underway and will consist of approximately 18 drill holes. The program will further test the La Negra Breccia as well as two additional targets identified to date.

States Kootenay President and CEO James McDonald “We are very pleased with the results to date from Pan American’s exploration activities on Promontorio-La Negra. The La Negra silver discovery is a premier exploration target that demonstrates excellent potential to evolve into a low-cost, open-pittable silver resource. We are excited the drill campaign on La Negra is underway and look forward to reporting results as they are received from the program.”

Leave a Reply