West Vancouver, British Columbia – June 30, 2010 – Columbia Yukon Explorations Inc. (the “Company” or “Columbia Yukon”) is pleased to announce that it has, subject to regulatory approval, acquired certain additional properties in the vicinity of the Company’s Storie property molybdenum deposit located near Cassiar, British Columbia.
The additional properties are being acquired by Columbia Yukon as a potential alternate tailings site for the future development of the Company’s molybdenum project. The additional properties are being acquired from Velocity Minerals Ltd. (“Velocity”) and from S. Gerald Diakow. Under the agreement with Velocity, the Company has agreed to pay $25,000 and issue 200,000 shares and under the agreement with S. Gerald Diakow, the Company has agreed to pay $5,000.
About Columbia Yukon Explorations Inc.
Columbia Yukon is a Canadian mineral exploration company focused on the development of its Storie Property molybdenum deposit situated about 6 km southwest of Cassiar, British Columbia. The Storie Property molybdenum deposit has an April 2009 updated NI 43-101 compliant Measured and Indicated Resource of 139.82 million tonnes grading 0.064% Mo (at a cut-off of 0.030% Mo) and 58.39 million tonnes of Inferred Resource grading 0.059% Mo (at a cut-off of 0.030% Mo). Cassiar, British Columbia is located 15 km by road west of Highway 37 which connects to Watson Lake, Yukon, to the north and Dease Lake and Stewart, British Columbia, to the south.
For further information, contact Mr. Clive Shallow, investor communications at 604-922-2030 or visit the Company’s website at www.columbiayukon.com.
Columbia Yukon Explorations Inc.
Ronald A. Coombes, President & CEO
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