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Eagle Plains/Aben Enter Into Option Agreement on Rusty Springs Project, Yukon Territory

Cranbrook, B.C., February 22nd, 2011: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Aben Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: ABN) (FWB: E2L) (formerly Consolidated Abaddon Resources Inc.) have entered into an Agreement whereby Aben may earn a 100% interest in the Rusty Springs Property, located north of Dawson City, Yukon. Under terms of the agreement, Aben has the option to earn a 100% interest in the 1,100 ha property by making $500,000 in cash payments and issuing 1,500,000 common shares to Eagle Plains over 5 years.

Eagle Plains/Providence Add Second Drill Rig to Iron Range Project and Provide Update on Current Drill Program

Cranbrook, B.C., February 15th, 2011: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Providence Resources Corp. (TSX-V:PV) have completed 5 additional diamond drill holes since the re-commencement of drilling on the Iron Range project in January 2011, for a total of 15 drill holes and 7,165m (23,500’) of drilling to date.

Eagle Plains Enters into Agreement with Aben Resources on Two Yukon Properties and Northwest Territories Permits

Cranbrook, B.C., February 1, 2011: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Aben Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:ABN) (formerly Consolidated Abaddon Resources Inc.) have entered into an Acquisition Agreement whereby Aben will acquire a 100% interest in two non-contiguous mineral exploration properties known as the Hit and Justin (Sprogge) projects, covering approximately 2,130 hectares located in the eastern Yukon Territory (the “Yukon Claims”). 

Eagle Plains/Providence Capital Resume Diamond Drill Program at Iron Range Project, Southeastern BC

Cranbrook, B.C., January 18, 2011: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Providence Capital Corp. (TSX-V:PV) report that drilling has now recommenced on the Iron Range Project. A $1.5M budget has been approved and will consist of approximately 5000m in 12-16 holes. The partners continue to test structural features and the stratigraphic interval known to host the Sullivan deposit, located 70km to the north.

Eagle Plains Provides Analytical Results from Reverse Circulation Drill Program at Yellowjacket Project, Northwestern BC

Cranbrook, B.C., January 06, 2011: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has received complete analytical results for the 2010 reverse circulation drill program at the Yellowjacket project. In the fall of 2010, Eagle Plains conducted a 64-hole drill program at the Yellowjacket property using a reverse circulation (“RC”) drill rig. A total of 2181 meters in 64 holes was completed over a 30 day period.

Eagle Plains/Providence Capital Provide Analytical Results from Diamond Drill Program at Iron Range Project, Southeastern BC

Cranbrook, B.C., December 21st, 2010: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Providence Capital Corp. (TSX-V:PV) have received complete analytical results for Holes IR10-005 and IR10-010, which are considered to contain the best mineralization observed to date of the 2010 program. Since September, the partners have completed ten diamond drill holes for a total footage of 10,945 feet (3,337m).

Eagle Plains/Providence Capital Provide Update on Drill Program at Iron Range Project, Southeastern BC

Cranbrook, B.C., December 1st, 2010: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Providence Capital Corp. (TSX-V:PV) have now completed ten diamond drill holes for a total footage of 10,945 feet (3,337m). Drilling activity has been suspended pending receipt of analytical results, but is expected to resume following the Christmas holidays. The partners continue to test the stratigraphic interval known to host the Sullivan deposit, located 70km to the north.

Eagle Plains/Providence Capital Provide Update on Drill Program at Iron Range Project, Southeastern BC

Cranbrook, B.C., 16 November, 2010: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Providence Capital Corp. (TSX-V:PV) have now completed six diamond drill holes for a total footage of 2368.0m A seventh hole was collared on November 15th and is now underway. As announced on November 2nd, an additional 35,800 ha of claims were added to the existing land package, resulting in a total of 56,200 ha – an area approximately 11km x 50km. The partners continue to test the stratigraphic interval known to host the Sullivan deposit, located 70km to the north.

Eagle Plains Reports Results on Sprogge Gold Project, Yukon Territory

Cranbrook, B.C., 04 November, 2010: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has received and compiled analytical results from its 100% owned Sprogge project, located within the Tintina Gold Belt approximately 35km southeast of the Cantung Mine, along the Yukon/NWT border. The property lies 15km east of the Nahanni Range Road, and is located 9km east of Northern Tiger Resources’ 3-Aces project.

Eagle Plains/Providence Capital Continue Expansion of Drill Program on Iron Range Project, Acquire Additional Lands

Cranbrook, B.C., November 2, 2010: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Providence Capital Corp. (TSX-V:PV) have now completed three diamond drill holes and further increased the budget for the Iron Range Project from an initial $200,000 to up to $650,000. In addition, the option partners have recently acquired 35,800 ha of new claims, increasing the total land position from 20,400 ha to 56,200 ha (560 square kilometres – an area approximately 11km x 50km).

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