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Eagle Plains Receives 5700 Stream-Sediment Samples from Mackenzie Valley Zinc Project Area, NWT

Cranbrook, B.C. 27 June, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has completed an agreement with a private B.C. company whereby EPL has retained maps and sample pulps for an area of approximately 19,000 sq km located in the Mackenzie Mountains of western Northwest Territory, Canada.

Eagle Plains/Blind Creek Commence Extensive Drilling Program at Blende Silver/Base-Metal Deposit, Yukon Territory

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.

Eagle Plains Plans $4M in Exploration Spending During 2006

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.

Eagle Plains Commences Drilling on Coyote Creek Gypsum Project

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.

Eagle Plains Announces Request For Trading Halt Pending Shareholder Meeting to Consider Plan of Arrangement

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.

Eagle Plains Raises $1.2 Million Through Warrant Exercise

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.

Eagle Plains Receives Interim Order for Copper Canyon Resources

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.

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