Cranbrook, B.C. 23 June, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Blind Creek ResourcesLtd. (a private B.C. company) jointly announce that they have mobilized crews and equipment to commence a summer-long diamond drilling program on the Blende property, located in central Yukon approximately 65 NE of Keno. A total of 6,000 - 8,000m of drilling is planned for the project during 2006. Over 50 tons of equipment and 35,000 litres of fuel were placed on the property in March by winter road access.
Cranbrook, B.C. 21 June, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (“Eagle Plains”) (EPL:TSX-V) has received notice from the TSX Venture Exchange that the common shares of the spin-off company, Copper Canyon Resources Ltd. (“Copper Canyon”) (CPY:TSX-V), will be listed for trading on Thursday June 22, 2006 at 9:30am (EST) at market opening.
Cranbrook, B.C. 16 June, 2006 -Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) announces that a total of $4,000,000 in exploration spending is expected for the Company's projects, with total projected drill footages of a minimum of 12,000m ( approx. 40,000 feet) to be completed on at least 6 separate projects located in western Canada. In addition, airborne geophysical surveys, geological mapping and sampling programs and grassroots project generation work will be conducted in a number of geographic areas.
Cranbrook, B.C., 2 June, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has commenced a 10 hole, 2000 foot diamond drilling program on the Coyote Creek gypsum project located in the Lussier River/Coyote Creek area 50km NE of Cranbrook, BC. The drilling program is a follow-up of a successful drilling campaign completed during the fall of 2005 on the property.
The objective of the 2006 program is to define an inferred resource on the property of 6-8 million tonnes of mineable material.
Cranbrook, B.C. 31 May, 2006 Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (“Eagle Plains” or the “Company”)(EPL:TSX-V) announces that the Company has requested a temporary trading halt of its shares as of the opening of trading on June 1st, 2006 noting that May 31st, 2006 was the last day for processing trade orders for settlement on or before June 5th, 2006.
Cranbrook, B.C. 23 May, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL: TSX-V) has received a total of $1,269,285 through the accelerated exercise of $1.00 share purchase warrants originally set to expire on December 19th, 2007. The warrants were subject to an accelerated expiry if the published closing trade price of the common shares on the TSX Venture Exchange was greater than or equal to $1.00 for any 10 consecutive trading days; an event that was triggered on April 11th, 2006.
Cranbrook, B.C. 18 May, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) announces that an Interim Order from the Queens Bench of Alberta was received on May 15th directing Eagle Plains to conduct an annual and special meeting “to consider, and if deemed advisable, to pass, with or without variation, resolutions to approve a proposed Plan of Arrangement”. The meeting date has now been set at Friday, June 9th, 2006.
Cranbrook, B.C. 09 May, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL: TSX-V) has commissioned a N.I. 43-101 compliant technical report for it’s 100% controlled Sphinx property, located 60 km west of Kimberley, BC. Barry Price, P.Geo. has recently submitted a technical report which is available for public viewing on SEDAR.
Cranbrook, B.C. 11 April, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Blind Creek Resources Ltd. (a private B.C. company) jointly announce that they have successfully completed the winter mobilization of lumber, diamond drilling equipment, fuel and other supplies to the Blende property, located in central Yukon approximately 65 NE of Keno.