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Ventnor shares hit 5-year high on maiden silica mineral resource news

Ventnor Resources (ASX: VRX) has come from nowhere to become a market darling, with its share price more than doubling over the past month as investors warm to the Perth company’s silica story. The news was rounded out by the announcement of a maiden resource for its Arrowsmith North prospect north of Perth. Ventnor shares, at 6.6c a month ago, last traded at 13c after reaching 17.5c last week - levels not seen since late 2013.

St George Commences Drilling of EM Conductors at Mt Alexander

Emerging WA nickel company St George Mining (ASX: SGQ) has resumed drilling at its Mt Alexander project near Leonora, with the first phase focused on testing five new electromagnetic conductors identified at the Investigators prospect from downhole EM surveys in recently completed drill holes. The drilling of the five new EM conductors has strong potential to identify significant extensions to the known mineralisation at Investigators.

Shareholder support affirms growth path for NTM Gold

Emerging Goldfields explorer NTM Gold (ASX: NTM) was today pleased to see unwavering shareholder support for the company and its growth plans, with all resolutions strongly backed in favour of at a general meeting convened today. A total of seven resolutions were approved by shareholders today, including the issuing of performance rights to the company’s recently appointed managing director Andrew Muir.