Rochester Resources Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : RCT
OTC Bulletin Board : RCTFF
FRANKFURT : R5I

Rochester Resources Ltd.

October 25, 2007 17:55 ET

Rochester Closes $4 Million Private Placement

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 25, 2007) - Rochester Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:RCT)(OTCBB:RCTFF)(FRANKFURT:R5I): Mr. Nick DeMare, Chairman, is pleased to announce that Rochester Resources Ltd. (the "Company") has closed both a $100,000 non-brokered private placement and a $3,900,000 brokered private placement (the "Private Placements") by issuing an aggregate of 2,000,000 units (the "Units") at a purchase price of $2.00 per Unit, an increased amount from what was announced in the Company's press release dated October 4, 2007. Each Unit consists of one common share and one-half of one transferable common share purchase warrant exercisable into an additional common share for a period of 18 months from the closing of the Private Placements (the "Closing") at an exercise price of $2.25 per share.

Canaccord Capital Corporation ("Canaccord") acted as the agent under the brokered private placement and was paid a commission equal to 7.5% of the amount raised on the brokered portion in a combination of cash and units (the "Agent's Units"). Each Agent's Unit consists of one common share and one-half of one non-transferable common share purchase warrant exercisable into an additional common share for a period of 18 months from the Closing at an exercise price of $2.25. Canaccord also received non-transferable common share purchase warrants equal to 7.5% of the Units sold under the brokered private placement, each warrant exercisable into an additional common share for a period of 18 months from the Closing at an exercise price of $2.00, and a corporate finance fee consisting of 125,000 common shares. No finders fees were payable on the non-brokered portion of the private placement.

All of the common shares and the warrants issued to the purchasers and Canaccord are subject to a four month hold period which expires on February 26, 2008.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Nick DeMare, Chairman

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