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Eagle Plains Commences Geophysical Program on Yukon Gold Project

Cranbrook, B.C., June 24th, 2004: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has mobilized a crew to commence geophysical fieldwork on the Dragon Lake Gold Project located 85km northeast of Ross River, YT, 10 km west of the North Canol Road. The claims consist of 40 units (900 ha) covering an area of approximately 6 km x 2 km, and are 100% owned by Eagle Plains with a 1% NSR reserved for Bernie Kreft of Whitehorse, Yukon.

Eagle Plains Engages A. Schwab and Associates Inc. for Investor Relations

Cranbrook, B.C., 09 June, 2004: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has retained A. Schwab and Associates Inc. (“Schwab”) to perform investor relations services to the company for an initial six-month term, commencing June 7th. Schwab and Associates are based in Kelowna, B.C., with involvement in investor relations activities across North America and Europe. At present, Schwab has no interest, directly or indirectly in Eagle Plains or its securities.

Eagle Plains Commences Fieldwork on Kalum Gold-Silver Project; L.W. MacEachern Resigns from Board

Cranbrook, B.C., 01 June, 2004: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has mobilized crews to commence fieldwork on the Kalum project located 30km northwest of Terrace, near the central coast of British Columbia. The claims consist of 540 units (32,000/13,500 ha) covering an area of approximately 10 km x 12 km, and are 100% owned by Eagle Plains. Fieldwork during 2004 is budgeted at over $1,000,000 and will follow up on very encouraging results obtained during 2003 fieldwork (see Sept 30, 2003 News Release).

Eagle Plains Appoints New Directors, Grants Options to Employees, Directors

Cranbrook BC, 20 May, 2004: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) is pleased to announce the election of Ronald K. Netolitzky to the Board of Directors during the Corporations’ annual general meeting held on May 18th in Calgary. Subsequent to the AGM, Robert W. Termuende and Darren B. Fach were appointed to the Board of Directors. These appointments follow the May 18th, 2004 resignation of Stanley E. McDougall as a director of Eagle Plains Resources Ltd.

Eagle Plains/Shoshone Silver Execute Formal Agreement on Blende Property, Acquire Additional Claims

Cranbrook, B.C. 11 May, 2004: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) announces that it has executed a formal option agreement with Shoshone Silver Mining Co.. (SHSH:OTC) whereby Shoshone may earn a 60% interest from EPL in the Blende silver/base-metal deposit located in the Wernecke Mountains, approximately 65 NE of Keno in central Yukon Territory. The property is currently owned 100% by EPL (subject to a 1% NSR), and originally consisted of 16 quartz claims covering approximately 800 acres.

Eagle Plains Commences Fieldwork on Iron Range Project

Cranbrook, B.C., 05 May, 2004: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has commenced fieldwork on the Iron Range project located in the Goat River area 15km NE of Creston, B.C.. The property consists of 144 units (8,700 acres) owned 100% by Eagle Plains and holds no underlying royalties or encumbrances. The property is well situated with respect to infrastructure, with a high pressure gas pipeline, high voltage hydro-electric line, railway and major highway located within property boundaries.

Eagle Plains Completes Airborne Geophysical Surveys on Kootenay-Area Mineral Projects

Cranbrook, B.C., 05 April, 2004: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has recently completed airborne geophysical surveys on six separate mineral projects located in the East Kootenay region of south-eastern British Columbia. The survey was conducted by Geotech Geophysical Ltd., and consisted of airborne magnetometer and time-domain electromagnetic (EM) instrumentation.

Eagle Plains/Northern Continental Complete Airborne Geophysical Survey on Terrace-Area Gold Projects

Cranbrook, B.C., 01 April, 2004: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and Northern Continental Resources (NCR:TSX-V) have recently completed an airborne geophysical survey on two separate mineral projects located 30-40km north of Terrace, in west-central British Columbia. The survey was conducted by Geotech Geophysical Ltd., and consisted of airborne magnetometer and time-domain electromagnetic (EM) instrumentation.

SpectrumGold/Eagle Plains Execute Copper Canyon Agreement, SpectrumGold Acquires Share Position in Eagle Plains

Cranbrook, B.C.: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and SpectrumGold Inc. (SGX:TSX-V) have executed a formal option agreement under which SGX can earn a 60% interest in the Copper Canyon project from EPL by completing C$3 million in exploration expenditures, issuing 400,000 shares of SpectrumGold over the next 3 years and making property payments totaling C$250,000.

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