Kent Exploration Inc.
TSX VENTURE : KEX

Kent Exploration Inc.

November 25, 2008 15:13 ET

Kent Receives Additional 53 Saskatchewan Coal Prospecting Permits

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 25, 2008) - Kent Exploration Inc (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:KEX) reports that it has received 53 Coal Prospecting Permits (CPP) from Saskatchewan Energy Resources, which brings the total CPP's now received by the Company to 77, representing approximately 591.6 square kilometers (approximately 228 square miles).

The permitted area includes four townships located immediately north of Montreal Lake and portions of two townships abutting the eastern boundary of the first permitted ground, which is approximately six miles from the North American Gem coal discovery, where a five meter coal intersection grading sub-bituminous A quality coal has been reported.

The Company has an additional 43 Coal Disposition Permit applications totaling approximately 33,024 hectares (127 square miles) with Saskatchewan Energy Resources that are pending permit approval.

Kent Exploration Inc is a junior exploration company that has a 100% interest in a mining lease option on the Flagstaff Mountain property, a gold/silver/zinc/barite prospect in eastern Washington state, has earned 50% of a 100% interest in the mining lease option on the Ivanhoe Creek property, a Midas-style gold/silver target, has a 50% of a 100% interest in the Ivanhoe Creek placer claims covering a bentonite deposit in Nevada's Carlin Trend, and has a 100% option on the Silver Hills property, a silver/lead/zinc prospect in south-eastern British Columbia.

The Company has received 77 coal prospecting permits covering approximately 591.6 square kilometers in east-central Saskatchewan in close proximity to the "Adamas" coal discovery, and has a 100% interest in the Courtney Lake property, a silver/lead/zinc prospect in north-east Saskatchewan.

This News Release has been prepared on behalf of the Kent Exploration Inc Board of Directors, which accepts full responsibility for its contents.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Graeme O'Neill, President

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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  • Kent Exploration Inc.
    Graeme O'Neill
    President
    (604) 684-3394 or Toll Free: 1-866-399-6539
    1-888-282-7763 (FAX)
    Website: www.kent-exploration.com