NG Novagold Resources
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: March 25, 2021 (Date of earliest event reported)
NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
|(State of Incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification)|
201 South Main Street, Suite 400, Salt Lake City, Utah
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD
On March 25, 2021, NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC. (“NOVAGOLD”) issued a joint press release with Donlin Gold LLC and Barrick Gold Corporation (“Barrick”) reporting assay results from a drill program that NOVAGOLD and Barrick, co-owners of Donlin Gold LLC, commenced in February 2020 to validate recent geological and resource modeling controls developed by the co-owners and to test potential extensions of high-grade zones at the Donlin Gold project. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and incorporated herein by reference.
The information contained in the press release attached hereto is being furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
|99.1||Press release dated March 25, 2021 issued by NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC. entitled “Donlin Gold Announces Assay Results From Remaining 30 Percent Of The 2020 Drill Program, Consistent With Previously Reported Results of Higher Than Predicted Grade-Thickness; Strong Outcome Confirms Follow-Up Drill Program Planned For 2021.”|
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Dated: March 26, 2021||NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC.|
|By:||/s/ Gregory A. Lang|
|Gregory A. Lang|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|