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Eagle Plains Receives Yukon Environmental Award

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.

Eagle Plains Announces Financing

Cranbrook, BC; 10 November, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:EPL) announces that it intends to complete a non-brokered private placement to arms-length and non arms-length investors. Application will be filed with the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) to sell up to 300,000 flow-through common shares ("Flow-through Shares") at a price of $1.00 CDN per share and up to 700,000 non-flow-through units ("Units") at a price of $0.70 CDN per Unit.

Eagle Plains Releases Final Results From Phase-One Drilling Program on Sphinx Molybdenum Project

Cranbrook, B.C. 25 October, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL: TSX-V) has completed Phase 1 drilling activity on it’s 100% controlled Sphinx property, located 60 km west of Kimberley, BC. The claims consist of a total area of 2500 ha, with 1600 ha acquired by staking by EPL and 900 ha subject to an option to earn 100% interest (less 1% NSR) from arms-length individuals. A total of 14 holes were completed for a total of 10,921’ (3,330m).

Eagle Plains Commences Drilling On Coyote Creek Gypsum Project

Cranbrook, B.C. 12 October, 2005: 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 property consists of 12 claims (1300 hectares) owned 100% by Eagle Plains and holds no underlying royalties or encumbrances. The property is road-accessible and has seen extensive logging activity in recent years. Hydro-electric power and rail transportation is located 15km by road from property boundaries.

Eagle Plains Announces Financing

Cranbrook, BC; 29 September, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:EPL) announces that it has completed a non-brokered private placement to a single arms-length investor, issuing 250,000 flow-through common shares at a price of $1.00 CDN per share for aggregate proceeds of $250,000 CDN.  No commission or finders fee was paid.

Proceeds from the financing will be used to advance exploration activities on the Company’s British Columbia properties.

Eagle Plains Announces Financing

Cranbrook, BC; 27 September, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:EPL) announces that it intends to complete a non-brokered private placement to a single arms-length investor. Application will be filed with the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) to sell 250,000 flow-through common shares at a price of $1.00 CDN per share for aggregate proceeds of $250,000 CDN.  No commission or finders fee will be paid.

Funds generated by the financing will be used to advance exploration activities on the Company’s British Columbia properties.

Eagle Plains Forms Subsidiary To Focus on Gold-Copper Assets

Cranbrook B.C., 26 September, 2005: The Board of Directors of Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:EPL) (the "Company" or "Eagle Plains") is pleased to announce a proposed arrangement to reorganize the Company's mineral property assets in an effort to maximize shareholder value.  Certain mineral properties as described below will be transferred into a new company, incorporated under the name Copper Canyon Resources Ltd. ("Copper Canyon").

Drilling Commences on Copper Canyon Project

Cranbrook B.C., 20 September, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:EPL) has been notified by partner NovaGold Resources Inc. (AMEX, TSX: NG), that drilling activity has commenced on Eagle Plains’ Copper Canyon gold-silver-copper project located in northwestern British Columbia. Exploration at Copper Canyon is being conducted concurrently with work on the contiguous Galore Creek project, controlled 100% by NovaGold.

Eagle Plains/Blind Creek Complete Geophysical Survey at Blende Silver/Base-Metal Deposit

Cranbrook, B.C. 29 August, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Blind Creek Resources Ltd. (a private B.C. company) jointly announce that they have completed a ground-based gravity survey at the Blende property, located in central Yukon approximately 65 NE of Keno. This work follows an extensive re-examination, sampling and interpretation of existing drill-core stored on the property since the early 1990s. Aurora Geosciences of Whitehorse recently completed the geophysical survey, while Robert Sharp, P.Geol.

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