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Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines Dividend Payment Approved
DES MOINES, Iowa, March 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines announced today that it has declared a cash dividend of 3.00 percent per annum for the three month period that ended February 28, 2006. The dividend will be credited to members' demand accounts effective with the close of business on March 29, 2006. Members may access the amount of their dividend payment through the Bank's eAdvantage system on the Capital Stock Dividend Payments page in the Capital Stock section.
Best of the Web: A No-Fluff Guide -- New book features incredible database of great sites covering all kinds of topics
PISCATAWAY, N.J., March 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Internet is a worldwide infrastructure that is accessed by millions of people daily. Not only does it help people reach the destinations and information they seek, the Internet has also changed the way people communicate and express themselves. But with so much information available, searching the web for the best sites has grown more complicated than ever. In her quest to provide readers the most valuable and entertaining links on the web, author Annette Morgan reveals her in-depth analysis as Xlibris proudly releases her compelling new book Best of the Web: A No-Fluff Guide.
Surge Global Energy, Inc.
Surge Global Energy Announces Pumping Has Resumed at the Sawn Lake Oil Sands Development
SAN DIEGO, March 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Surge Global Energy, Inc. (OTCBB:SRGG), an oil & gas exploitation and development company, announced today that its subsidiary, Signet Energy, operator of the Sawn Lake Oil Sands Development, has now resumed pumping from its first horizontal well. Production testing is expected to continue over the next several days until the imposition of road bands in the area for the spring break-up which prevents the transport of fluids from the well site resulting in the end of the production test. During the interruption due to break-up, Signet will assess the oil quality and the potential for production, if any, from this initial well.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold: Notification of Trade
LONDON, March 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") (TSX:CRU) (Oslo:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRUGF): On March 23rd 2006, Cameron Belsher a Director of Crew, exercised 100,000 options at CAD$0.40 and sold 100,000 shares at CAD$2.15.
ALCO Stores, Inc.
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Names Michael S. Marcus Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
ABILENE, Kan., March 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) has named Michael S. Marcus as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer. Marcus, a native of Junction City, Kan., has been with the Company since 2004, serving as Financial Planning Manager. He has 17 years experience in the retail industry, most recently serving as Vice President and CFO for Weiner's Stores, Inc. in Houston.
Ingen Technologies, Inc.
Ingen Technologies, Inc. Announced National and International Televised Interview With Alexander Haig, Former Secretary of State For President Ronald Reagan
CALIMESA, Calif., March 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ingen Technologies, Inc. (Pink Sheets:IGTG), a medical device manufacturer of OxyAlert(tm), OxyView, and Secure Balance(tm), announced today that Alexander Haig, former Secretary of State for President Ronald Reagan, will interview and feature Ingen Technologies through the television production "Health Journal Television" to be released in May 2006.