Harte Gold Announces Successful Sugar Zone Mine Plant Commissioning and Start Up Provides Exploration Update and Announces Official Mine Opening Ceremony

October 3, 2018

HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt: H4O) is pleased to announce grid power to site, the mill has been energized, the Company has started processing ore from its surface stockpile and ore sill development has resumed underground.  Commissioning of the mill complex and surface infrastructure is going very well and will be substantially complete within the next week.

Stephen G. Roman, President and CEO of Harte Gold, commented, “This is a significant accomplishment and successful conclusion to an accelerated timeline that saw construction started 14 months ago and completed with no lost time accidents.  The Company is very excited to announce to shareholders they can now look forward to the first gold pour within the next two weeks.”