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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.

Eagle Plains/Blind Creek Complete Winter Mobilization to Blende Silver/Base Metal Deposit; Accelerated Warrant Expiry Triggered

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.

Eagle Plains Joins Saskatchewan Uranium Play

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.

Eagle Plains/Northern Continental Report 2005 Exploration Results on Abo Gold Project, Southwestern British Columbia

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).

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