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EYI Industries Inc
EYI Subsidiary Signs Definitive Agreement for the Philippines
BURNABY, British Columbia, Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- EYI Industries Inc. ("EYI") (OTCBB:EYII) (http://www.eyicom.com), a marketer of products that promote well-being and a healthy lifestyle, is pleased to announce that on September 20, 2006 its wholly-owned subsidiary, Essentially Yours Industries (International) Limited ("EYIINTL"), signed a definitive agreement (the "Agreement") with Orientrends, Inc. ("Orientrends") to become the exclusive agent and qualified distributor for the sale of EYI products in the Philippines. The Agreement is for a term of five years commencing January 1, 2007 and renewable for consecutive one year periods provided that Orientrends meets the $1,000,000 minimum purchase requirements.
U.S. Mine Makers, Inc.
Nitro Lube, Inc. CEO Jason Rite to Conduct Webcast Interview With TheGreenBaron.com
LANGLEY, British Columbia, Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nitro Lube, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NTLB) announced today that Jason Rite, CEO of Nitro Lube, Inc., will conduct an exclusive webcast with The Green Baron Report so that NTLB shareholders and the investment community can learn more about the current and future prospects of Nitro Lube, Inc. The webcast will be available for listening on Tuesday, September 26th. Exclusive analysis and a complete profile of NTLB is already available on The Green Baron Investors Society's website, www.TheGreenBaron.com.
FierceMarkets Expands Web Presence
WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- In an expansion of its commitment to reaching top decision-makers in the telecom, digital media, biotech, healthcare, IT management and finance industries, FierceMarkets (www.fiercemarkets.com) today completed the relaunch of Web sites for all 16 of its email newsletters. The newly redesigned Web sites further leverage the content in FierceMarkets' industry-leading newsletters, adding a new channel for FierceMarkets publications to serve their 200-plus advertisers and 400,000-plus daily readers.
CDMA Development Group
CDG Congratulates 3G License Winners in FCC Auction 66
COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) congratulated winners of the FCC's Advanced Wireless Spectrum (AWS) auction, or Auction 66, in the United States which ended on Monday, September 18. Many of the winning bids came from established 3G carriers, most of which operate CDMA2000(r) networks.
Idaho Independent Bank
Idaho Independent Bank 2-for-1 Stock Split Announced
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Jack W. Gustavel, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Idaho Independent Bank (IIB), announced today that the Board of Directors of IIB has declared a two-for-one stock split payable to shareholders of record as of November 1, 2006 (the "Record Date"). The two-for-one stock split will be effected in the form of a 100 percent share dividend under which shareholders as of the Record Date will receive one additional share of stock for each share owned. The additional shares will be distributed on or about November 29, 2006.
New Aleratec LightScribe DVD/CD Publishing System Enables Fast, Easy Disc Labeling, Copying
CHATSWORTH, Calif., Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aleratec, a leading developer and manufacturer of "Prosumers' Choice" USB, DVD/CD duplicating, and DVD/CD publishing solutions, today announced its third generation LightScribe Personal Publishing system, the new Aleratec 1:2 DVD/CD Copy Cruiser LS. When connected to a PC via USB 2.0, the Aleratec 1:2 DVD/CD Copy Cruiser LS is a 1:2 DVD/CD Duplicator, that enables small and medium businesses to simply, conveniently and affordably burn or LightScribe label 2 CDs or DVDs at once. The new system will be available at 300 Best Buy for Business retail locations nationwide as well as www.BestBuy.com and www.aleratec.com.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
Overseas Shipholding Group to Acquire Maritrans
NEW YORK and TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) and Maritrans Inc. (NYSE:TUG) jointly announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which OSG will acquire Maritrans Inc., a leading U.S. Flag crude oil and petroleum product shipping company that owns and operates one of the largest fleets of double hull vessels serving the East coast and U.S. Gulf coast trades.
Timberline Resources Corporation
Timberline Signs Memorandum of Understanding for Lease/Option of Conglomerate Mesa Gold Project
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Sept. 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Timberline Resources Corporation (OTCBB:TBLC) today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) outlining the terms for a Lease/Option to Purchase Agreement for the Conglomerate Mesa Gold Project in Inyo County, California. The project hosts structurally and stratigraphically controlled, sediment-hosted gold mineralization similar to the "Carlin-type" deposits of north-central Nevada. Four claim blocks have been acquired or staked within the project area totaling 250 claims, covering nearly ten square miles, including several mineralized gold zones identified by prior operators.