Cranbrook, B.C., March 28th, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources (TSX-V:EPL) has recently responded to a unique exploration opportunity by staking Claim Blocks S-108185 and S-108186 (the “Eagle Lake” property), located 28 km southeast of Cameco's Key Lake mining operation in north-central Saskatchewan, Canada. A location map outlining the claim area may be found at the Eagle Lake Project page.
Cranbrook, B.C., 23 March, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:EPL) and Northern Continental Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:NCR) report final results from a two-phase exploration program carried out during the spring and late fall of 2005 on the Abo (Harrison Gold) project, located 5km north of Harrison Lake, British Columbia. A total of 12 holes were drilled for a total of 9,810’ (2,991m).
Cranbrook, B.C., 01 March, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd (TSX-V:EPL) has received the third of four annual share issuances from NovaGold Resources Inc. (AMEX, TSX:NG) as required under the Copper Canyon Option Agreement. A total of 74,074 NG shares were received, with a market value at close of trading on February 24th $1,086,665.
Cranbrook, B.C., 14 February, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd (“EPL”) has been granted the exclusive exploration rights to an additional 255,000 acres (1,031 sq.
Cranbrook, B.C., 18 January, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has completed exploration work and compiled analytical data on the Kalum project located 30km northwest of Terrace, near the central coast of British Columbia. The claims cover an area of approximately 10 km x 12 km, and are 100% owned by Eagle Plains. A total of $330,000 was spent on the property during the 2005 season, with 147 rock samples, 381 soil samples, 82 silt samples, and 1771.2’ (540.0m) of diamond drilling completed.
Cranbrook, B.C., 10 January, 2006: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:EPL) and Northern Continental Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:NCR) have completed diamond drilling activity on the Elsiar (LCR) project, located 40 km north-west of Terrace, B.C., and 2km north of EPL’s Kalum project. A total of 7,888’ (2,405m) of drilling was completed in 20 holes at a cost of $850,000.
Cranbrook, B.C.: December 21, 2005. Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) is pleased to announce the appointment of David L. Johnston, BASc(Mining), MASc(Mining Engineering), to the Board of Directors. Mr. Johnston is a professional engineer who has held senior management positions at Cominco Ltd. and Cominco subsidiaries for over thirty five years.
From 1995 to 1999 David was president and general manager of Highland Valley Copper Corporation, North America's third largest open pit copper mine.
Cranbrook, B.C., 19 December, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has closed a non-brokered public offering as announced on November 10, 2005 and amended November 17th, 2005. The financing was comprised of 1,276,427 non flow-through units for gross proceeds of CDN$893,499 and 417,237 flow-through shares for gross proceeds of CDN$417,237. A total of 1,693,664 shares and 1,276,427 warrants were issued, for total proceeds of the financing of CDN$1,310,736.
Cranbrook, B.C., 08 December, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and option partner Northern Continental Resources (NCR:TSX-V) have initiated a 600m (2,000’) $100,000 diamond drilling program on the Abo Gold Project, located 5 km north of Harrison Hot Springs, approximately 100 km east of Vancouver, British Columbia. The current program is designed to follow-up on a new zone of high grade mineralization discovered during drilling activity conducted in April of this year.
Cranbrook, BC, November 24th, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources (TSX-V:EPL) has recently been awarded the Robert E. Leckie Award for Outstanding Exploration Reclamation Practices. Yukon Energy, Mines and Resources Minister Archie Lang presented the award on behalf of the Yukon Territorial Government at an award ceremony held in Whitehorse on November 21st. Tim Termuende, President and CEO of Eagle Plains accepted the award on behalf of the company.