Day: March 19, 2018

Addiction Treatment in Charleston WV Receives Spotlight From Heroin Detox Clinics As Alarming Rise of Opioid Overdoses in the U.S. Continues

CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A resource site dedicated to heroin addiction treatment Heroin Detox Clinics has completed is page for Charleston WV. The new page illustrates opiate and heroin addiction treatment in Charleston West Virginia and how they operate.  According to a recent study reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there was an average increase of 30% in 45 out of 50 states.  The Midwest region showed a 70% increase, topping the chart, while the Southeast had the lowest increase at 14%.  These statistics are based on a study from July 2016 to September of 2017.  Considering the 42,000

Millrock Partner PolarX Reports Maiden Resource for the Zackly Copper-Gold Deposit, Alaska Range Project, Alaska

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Millrock Resources Inc. (TSX-V:MRO) (OTCQX:MLRKF) (“Millrock”) is pleased to report that its partner PolarX Limited (ASX:PXX) (“PolarX”) has issued a press release announcing an Inferred Resource for the Zackly copper-gold deposit at its Alaska Range Project. The full press release issued by PolarX can be viewed by clicking this link. The Inferred Resource was calculated by PolarX using the standards of the Australian Joint Ore Resources Commission (JORC). Millrock presently owns 10.74% of the issued and outstanding shares of PolarX and is entitled to certain milestone and royalty payments on portions

Helix BioPharma Corp. Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2018 Results

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX:HBP) (FRANKFURT:HBP) (“Helix” or the “Company”), a clinical stage immuno-oncology company developing innovative drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, announces its financial results for its fiscal quarter ended January 31, 2018. FINANCIAL REVIEW The Company recorded a net loss and total comprehensive loss of $2,564,000 ($0.03 loss per common share) and $2,618,000 ($0.03 loss per common share) for the three-month periods ended January 31, 2018 and 2017, respectively.  For the six-month periods ended January 31, 2018 and 2017, respectively, the Company recorded a net loss

Maple Gold announces non-brokered private placement of up to $3,800,000

NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER OF THE SECURITIES DESCRIBED HEREIN. MONTREAL, Quebec, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Maple Gold Mines Ltd. (“Maple Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:MGM) (OTCQB:MGMLF) (Frankfurt:M3G) is pleased to announce that it plans to complete a non-brokered, hard-dollar private placement financing for aggregate gross proceeds of up to C$3,800,000 (the “Offering”) through the issuance of 15,833,333 common shares at a price of $0.24 per share.   Maple Gold’s President & CEO, Matthew Hornor, stated: “Completing this financing without warrants and having the

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Notifies Investors of Class Action Lawsuit And Encourages Those Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In Cemex, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: CX) To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline

STEVENSON, Md., March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of Cemex, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:CX) (“Cemex” or the “Company”) securities during the period between August 14, 2014 and March 13, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”).  Investors who wish to become proactively involved in the litigation have until May 15, 2018 to seek appointment as lead plaintiff. If you wish to choose counsel to represent

Nickel One Resources Inc. Announces Private Placement of $500,000 and Closes $336,000 First Tranche

THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT INTENDED FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER OF THE SECURITIES DESCRIBED HEREIN            VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nickel One Resources Inc. (TSXV:NNN) (the “Company” or “Nickel One”) is pleased to announce that it has arranged a non-brokered private placement of up to 10,000,000 units at a price of $0.05 per unit to raise aggregate proceeds of up to $500,000. Each unit consists of one common share and one half common share purchase warrant. Each whole

Skeena Financing Oversubscribed and Upsized

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR DISEMMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Skeena Resources Limited (TSX.V:SKE) (OTCQX:SKREF) (“Skeena” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the best efforts private placement financing previously announced on March 13, 2018 (the “Offering”) is now oversubscribed and as a result the Company has upsized the Offering. The Offering will now consist of the sale of approximately 9,139,451 units (the “Units”) and approximately 4,223,572 flow-through common shares (the “FT Shares”) of the Company to raise aggregate gross proceeds of approximately C$8.4 million. The Units will

OmegaFlex® Distributes $1,000 Employee Appreciation Bonuses

EXTON, Pa., March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OmegaFlex®, a global leader in metal hose design and manufacturing, has announced the company is distributing one-time $1,000 discretionary incentive payments to all of its nationwide employees as part of the new Federal tax law changes. Payments will be made to all employees in operations and manufacturing, as well as office staff. This excludes executive and sales team members who receive incentives through other plans. The bonuses will be distributed in the first quarter of 2018. Kevin Hoben, OmegaFlex CEO, stated, “Corporate tax reform has not only been good for our economy—it’s

Apellis Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Financial Results

– Initiation of Phase 3 Programs in Geographic Atrophy (GA) and Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH) Planned for 2018; Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept (POC) Data Anticipated in Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA) and Complement-Dependent Nephropathies (CDN) – – Significant Progress Made in GA Indication; APL-2 Met Primary Endpoint in Phase 2 FILLY Study; Phase 3 Trial Design Finalized and Study Initiation Expected in 2H18; Recently Announced 18-Month Safety & Efficacy Data – – $150 Million Raised in Initial Public Offering on Nasdaq; Cash Position of $175.6 Million at Year-End – CRESTWOOD, Ky. and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Apellis Pharmaceuticals,

Nitinat Provides Update on the Carscallen Gold Property

TORONTO, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Further to its press release dated March 12, 2018 whereby Nitinat Minerals Corp. (the “Corporation”) (TSX-V:NZZ) (Frankfurt:04U1) announced its option to acquire four (4) additional claims (collectively, the “Claims”) abutting the western boundaries of the Corporation’s current mining claims in Carscallen Township, Ontario (the “Carscallen Gold Property”), the Corporation is pleased to provide additional information pertaining to the Claims. The Corporation intends to implement an exploration program for the Claims to fully explore the potential of the Claims. The “preliminary technical appraisal” provided herein, along with the geophysics that the Corporation intends to

Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. Announces Project Awards

HOUSTON, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI), announced today that, through its subsidiary Gulf Island Shipyards, L.L.C., it has signed a contract for the construction and delivery of one (1) Towing, Salvage and Rescue Ship (T-ATS) Vessel with the U.S. Navy with an option for seven (7) additional vessels.  Revenue backlog and man-hours estimates associated with this project will be included in the Company’s financial results for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. In addition to this award, Gulf Island, L.L.C., our fabrication subsidiary, has signed a contract with U.S. Wind, Inc. for one (1)

IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation – WML

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour : Company / Société : Wealth Minerals Ltd.   TSX-Venture Symbol / Symbole à la Bourse de croissance TSX : WML   Resumption Time (ET) /Reprise (HE):  8 :00, March 20, 2018             IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension of trading in a security of a publicly listed company, usually in anticipation of a material news announcement by the company. Trading halts are issued based on the principle that all investors should have the same timely access to important company information. IIROC is the

Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. Announces Successful Repricing of Term Loan Facility and Pricing of Add-On Offering of Senior Notes due 2024

Actions Are Part of Ongoing Optimal Capital Structure Efforts and Move a Greater Percentage of Total Debt to a Fixed Rate Actions Expected to Have Immaterial EPS Impact to Fiscal 2019 TARRYTOWN, N.Y., March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PBH) (the “Company”) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Prestige Brands, Inc. (“Prestige Brands”), has successfully priced the offering of $250 million in aggregate principal amount of its 6.375% Senior Notes due 2024 (the “New Notes”). The size of the offering reflects an increase of $50 million from the previously announced offering size of $200 million.  The

Independent Investigation Results of Moftinu-1001 Well Control Incident

CALGARY, Alberta, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Serinus Energy Inc. (“Serinus”, “SEN” or the “Company”) (TSX:SEN) (WARSAW:SEN), announces the results of an independent investigation of the loss of well control that occurred with the Company’s Moftinu-1001 gas well on 18 December 2017 during operations to prepare the well for production. The Board of the Company retained RPS International to conduct the investigation, and the final report submitted by stated the following conclusions: In summary, the main conclusion for the well blowout and resulting fire was due to an error in monitoring the well fluid level during the well kill

Capstone and shíshálh Nation announce a new long-term EPA with BC Hydro for the Sechelt Creek Hydro Project

TORONTO, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Capstone Infrastructure Corporation (TSX:CSE.PR.A) and the shíshálh Nation are pleased to announce they have executed a new long-term electricity purchase agreement (“EPA”) with BC Hydro for the Sechelt Creek Hydro Project. The 16 megawatt run-of-river hydro facility began operation in 1997 and is located on Sechelt Creek, which flows into Salmon Inlet. The new EPA will expire on March 1, 2058. The EPA ensures that the Sechelt Creek Hydro Project will continue to deliver reliable, renewable energy to the province of British Columbia for future generations, sustain the population of salmon utilizing Sechelt

Shell Midstream Partners Successfully Completes Zydeco Integrity Work, Expects No Material Impact from FERC Policy Revision

Houston, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SHLX) has announced the successful completion of the Zydeco integrity project.  The pipeline is expected to resume normal operations this week with financial impact materially in line with prior guidance.   “We took pro-active steps to ensure the integrity and reliability of the system well into the future.  It was the right thing to do to meet the needs of our customers, investors, and the communities in which we operate” said John Hollowell, CEO Shell Midstream Partners.  Also, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) has amended its 2005 Policy

Global Champions Split Corp. Announces 2017 Annual Results

TORONTO, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Champions Split Corp. (“Global Champions” or the “Company”) announced today that its net assets per unit, as determined for financial reporting purposes, was $63.16 at December 31, 2017. The Company’s investments at fair value and net assets were $131 million and $87 million, respectively, as at December 31, 2017 compared to $112 million and $71 million on December 31, 2016. Net assets per unit consists of one preferred share and one capital share. The net asset value per unit, as determined for retraction purposes, is posted daily on our website at www.globalchampions.com.                                                             

Partners Value Split Corp. Announces 2017 Annual Results

TORONTO, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Partners Value Split Corp. (the “Company”) announced today that the net asset value per unit was $103.76 at December 31, 2017. All amounts are in US dollars. Income available for distribution for the year ended December 31, 2017 was $53 million compared to $41 million in the prior year. The increase in investment income during the period is a result of the spin-off of Trisura Group Ltd. (“Trisura”) from Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (“Brookfield”), being recognized as a dividend. The shares received as a part of the spin-off were further issued as a

Partners Value Investments LP Announces 2017 Annual Results

TORONTO, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Partners Value Investments LP (the “Partnership”) (TSX-V:PVF.UN) announced today its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2017. All amounts are stated in US dollars. Net income for the year was $80 million, of which $58 million was attributable to the Equity Limited Partners ($0.65 per Equity LP unit) compared to $73 million ($0.82 per Equity LP unit) in the prior year. The decrease in net income is due to the impact of translating our Canadian dollar denominated preferred share liabilities at a higher rate due to the strengthening of the Canadian dollar

Global Resource Champions Split Corp. Announces 2017 Annual Results

TORONTO, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Resource Champions Split Corp. (“Global Resource Champions” or the “Company”) (TSX:GRP.PR.A) announced today that its net assets per unit, as determined for financial reporting purposes, was $53.20 at December 31, 2017. The Company’s investments at fair value and net assets totaled $94 million and $61 million, respectively, as at December 31, 2017 compared to $86 million and $54 million on December 31, 2016. Net assets per unit consists of one preferred share and one capital share. The net asset value per unit, as determined for retraction purposes, is posted daily on our website