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Za·ca·te·cas

 (zä′kə-tĕ′kəs, sä′-)
A city of central Mexico north of Aguascalientes. Founded in 1546 as a mining community, it is noted for its well-preserved colonial architecture.
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Zacatecas

(Spanish θakaˈtekas)
n
1. (Placename) a state of N central Mexico, on the central plateau: rich mineral resources. Capital: Zacatecas. Pop: 1 351 207 (2000). Area: 75 040 sq km (28 973 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a city in N central Mexico, capital of Zacatecas state: silver mines. Pop: 241 000 (2005 est)
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Za•ca•te•cas

(ˌzɑ kəˈteɪ kəs, ˌsɑ-)

n.
1. a state in N central Mexico. 1,336,496; 28,125 sq. mi. (72,845 sq. km).
2. the capital of this state. 100,051.
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(TSX.V: SCZ) (the 'Company' or 'Santacruz') reports that it is today filing on www.SEDAR.com a technical report titled 'Technical Report, Veta Grande Project, Zacatecas State, Mexico' dated effective August 20, 2019 (the 'Technical Report') containing an updated mineral resource estimate, under National Instrument 43-101 Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects ('NI 43-101').
(TSXV: SCZ) (the "Company" or "Santacruz") reports that it is today filing on www.SEDAR.com a technical report titled "Technical Report, Veta Grande Project, Zacatecas State, Mexico" dated effective August 20, 2019 (the "Technical Report") containing an updated mineral resource estimate, under National Instrument 43-101 Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects ("NI 43-101").
Endeavour Silver reports Q2 production results from the company's four silver-gold mines in Mexico: the Guanacevi mine in Durango state, the Bolanitos and El Cubo mines in Guanajuato state and the El Compas mine in Zacatecas state. Q2 silver production was 1,059,322 ounces and gold production was 9,558 oz, resulting in silver equivalent production of 1.8 million oz at an 80:1 silver-gold ratio.
Our two producing mines are the Pinto Valley copper mine located in Arizona, US and the Cozamin polymetallic mine in Zacatecas State, Mexico.
Geological comparisons have been drawn between the San Luis del Cordero skarn and vein hosted mineralization and the mineralization styles at Cerro de las Minitas of Southern Silver Exploration Corp in Durango State and the San Martin- Sabinas mining district of Industrias Penoles in Zacatecas State. Both of these mining districts are also on the Mesa Central.
In an ironic twist, a PRD-PAN coalition lost a mayoral election to an independent candidate in the community of General Enrique Estrada in Zacatecas state that same year (SourceMex, July 17, 2013).
Some 200 people were taking part in a religious procession on the main street of the town of Mazapil in Zacatecas state when the truck ran into them in the late afternoon, officials said.
Collectively these records slightly extend the distribution of Crotalus aquilus in the Sierra El Laurel to its Zacatecas state counterpart (Fig.
Zacatecas state prosecutors' spokesman Jorge Flores says soldiers also seized several automatic rifles and vehicles.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- At least six people were killed when a light aircraft belonging to the Mexican Attorney General's Office (PGR) crashed in North-central Zacatecas state, state Attorney General Arturo Nahle said.