SOURCE: FIRST NARROWS RESOURCES CORP.

January 18, 2008 13:32 ET

First Narrows Appoints New Board Member

Victor Nowicki, M.Sc., P.Geo, CEAS, CCEP, Brings Environmental Management Expertise to the First Narrows' Board

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - January 18, 2008) - First Narrows Resources Corp. (TSX-V: UNO) (PINKSHEETS: FNRWF) ("First Narrows" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Victor Nowicki, M.Sc., P.Geo, CEAS, CCEP, to the Company's Board of Directors.

Mr. Nowicki has over 35 years of environmental assessment, remediation and earth sciences experience related to base metal mine sites, nuclear, coal and oil fired generating stations, waste disposal sites and industrial processing facilities.

Mr. Nowicki graduated with Honours in Geology from University of London (UK) in 1969, followed by a Masters degree in Earth Sciences (Hydrogeology) in 1976 at the University of Waterloo (Canada). He is President of ARC Geobac Group Inc., an environmental consulting company he formed in 1990. He is also founding President of the New Brunswick Environmental Industry Association, and sits on the Boards of ECO Canada, and the Canadian Environmental Certification Approvals Board.

"Victor brings a solid mix of environmental, geological, and mine and industrial site experience to the Board, and his guidance will be instrumental in advancing First Narrows' projects to feasibility and production with the highest environmental standards," said Peter Gummer, President and CEO.

About First Narrows Resources Corp.:

First Narrows Resources Corp. (TSX-V: UNO) is a Canadian-based mineral exploration company whose corporate strategy is to develop overlooked and undervalued mineral properties that offer near term production potential. The Company has active projects in the Province of New Brunswick, Canada and in the State of Sonora, Mexico. The most advanced project is the 100%-owned Chester copper-polymetallic deposit in New Brunswick's Bathurst Mining Camp, which is rapidly moving forward to NI 43-101 mineral resource estimate and conceptual mine design status. For more information visit: www.uno.ca

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

"Peter K. Gummer"
Peter K. Gummer, President

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