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  1. Continental Gold Announces Appointment of Leon Teicher to Executive ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Continental Gold Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Leon Teicher as Executive Chairman of the Company. Mr. Teicher joined the Continental Board in April 2013 and has served as non-executive Chairman since April 2014.

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  2. 'Future of Ball' up for discussion TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Town Talk

    ... Alliance President Mike Johnson, developer Matt Ritchie, and representatives of the Rapides Area Planning Commission, Cleco and Rapides Water District No. 3. Kavanagh said he wants to provide information to town residents "to get them to the point ...

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  3. Insider Selling: Continental Gold insider Sells 15,000 Shares of StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Continental Gold insider Mauricio Castaneda sold 15,000 shares of Continental Gold stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, March 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$2.09, for a total value of C$31,350.00.

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  4. Cleco visits Jeanerette school to highlight backpack program benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Cleco Corporation recently gave a $60,000 donation to Louisiana food banks, which will continue to support the Backpack Program at Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana throughout the 2014-15 school year. Nearly one-in-five Louisiana children live in families that struggle to make ends meet and put food on the table.

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  5. PDAC 2015: Mines Minister says Colombia is picking up the paceRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Northern Miner

    Colombia's mining sector makes up about 3% of the country's GDP. It is the world's fourth-largest coal producer, at 90 million tonnes per year, tenth-largest nickel producer, and is rich in copper, precious metals, and emeralds.

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  6. Holloway: CLECO Decision to be Made in Late SummerRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | KLAX

    The local public service commissioner is leading the charge against a speedy sale of the historic CLECO Utility located in Pineville.

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  7. Cleco shareholders approve takeover deal as earnings slipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | NOLA.com

    Derrick Butscher, a Cleco worker who was assisting with traffic control, stands as a Cleco truck pulls up to assist with repair work on Sharp Road after Tropical Storm Bill blew through Mandeville Tuesday July 1, 2003. (NOLA.com Cleco Corp. shareholders have approved a $4.7 billion takeover offer from an investor group led by the North American arm of Australian financial services firm Macquarie Group.

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  8. Cleco (CNL) Bruce A. Williamson on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Seeking Alpha

    Welcome to the Cleco Corporation Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings Call. My name is Laura, and I will be your operator for today's call.

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  9. Stock Market Today: March 2, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Value Line

    ... letter from CEO Warren Buffett to bid the stock slightly higher ahead of the bell. Share of electric utility Cleco Corp. ( CNL ) are also suggesting a modestly higher opening on earnings news. Meantime, auctioneer Sotheby's ( BID ) delivered mixed ...

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  10. Shareholders approve selling Cleco Corp.Read the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Advocate

    Cleco Corp. shareholders have approved selling the the Pineville-based utility company to a North American-led investor group for about $3.4 billion. The new owners also will assume about $1.3 billion of debt for a total transaction valued at $4.7 billion.

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  11. Cleco Corporation reports full-year 2014 operational earnings of $2.74 per diluted shareRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    Operational earnings at top of 2014 guidance range PINEVILLE, La., Feb. 27, 2015 - Cleco Corporation reports 2014 operational earnings of $165.9 million, or $2.74 per diluted share, up $12.4 million from the $153.5 million, or $2.53 per diluted share recorded in 2013. GAAP earnings for 2014 were $154.7 million, or $2.55 per diluted share, down $6.0 million from the $160.7 million recorded in 2013.

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  12. Cleco shareholders overwhelmingly support the merger transaction with ...Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    PINEVILLE, La., Feb. 26, 2015 - Cleco Corporation today announced its shareholders approved the adoption of the previously announced merger agreement pursuant to which Cleco will be acquired by a North American investor group led by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets and by British Columbia Investment Corporation. During a special meeting of shareholders held today, investors voted on merger- related proposals, which included the merger transaction and a non-binding advisory vote on merger compensation.

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  13. House District 26 seat at stake in special electionRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Town Talk

    ... in House District 26, which includes most of Alexandria and part of Pineville. The candidates are Jeff Hall, a retired Cleco executive; Alice "Red" Hammond, a retired Air Force captain; and Daniel Williams, Alexandria's director of Community ...

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  14. $2.4 billion metals mill planned in Central LouisianaRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... is transformative for the region and would not have been possible without great partners like the State of Louisiana; Cleco Corporation, who assisted in economic development efforts and site selection; and the Red River Waterway Commission, who gave ... 1 comment

  15. House District 26 special election set for SaturdayRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Voters will choose from among three Alexandria Democrats on Saturday in a special election to fill the vacant House District 26 seat. The candidates are Jeff Hall, a retired Cleco executive; Alice Hammond, a retired Air Force captain; and Daniel Williams, Alexandria's director of Community Services.

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  16. Continental Gold Drills 19.15 Meters of 11.1 G/t Gold, 28 G/t Silver at BuriticaRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Resource Investing News

    Continental Gold reported high-grade drill results at its Buritica project in Colombia. The aim of Continental's current drill program is to upgrade inferred resources to the measured and indicated categories while also growing the mineral resource at the project overall.

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  17. Continental Gold Drills Broad and High-Grade Intervals in Infill and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Market Wire

    Continental Gold Limited is pleased to announce results for 20 diamond drill-holes through the eastern Yaragua vein system at the Company's 100%-owned Buritica project in Antioquia, Colombia. Drilling continues with the goal of upgrading Inferred resources into the Measured and Indicated categories under National Instrument 43-101 guidelines, and delivering overall robust mineral resource growth.

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  18. Buried lies (and truths) discovered at old golf courseRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... parking lot, he said, his grandfather reportedly huffed, "Come on boys, we're going to build our own course!" Former Cleco chief executive officer Scott Brame caddied there in the mid-1940s for his father, bank president Frank T. Brame. Since the ...

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  19. Poxy advisory firm Glass Lewis recommends Cleco shareholders vote...Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Transaction has previously received favorable recommendations from Institutional Shareholder Services , Egan Jones Proxy Services and Taft-Hartley Advisory Services PINEVILLE, La., Feb. 13, 2015 - Cleco Corporation today announced that Glass Lewis, a leading proxy voting and corporate governance advisory firm, recommends Cleco shareholders vote "FOR" the proposed transaction with a North American investor group led by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets and by British Columbia Investment Management Corporation together with John Hancock Financial and other infrastructure investors .

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  20. Candidates: Hiking taxes not the way to fix budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Town Talk

    ... health reasons. The primary election is set for Feb. 21, and early voting is taking place this week. Hall is a retired Cleco executive. Hammond is a retired Air Force captain. Williams is Community Services director for the city of Alexandria. At ...

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