West High Yield (W.H.Y.) Resources Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : WHY

West High Yield (W.H.Y.) Resources Ltd.

November 14, 2007 08:30 ET

West High Yield Averages 25.3% Magnesium on Recent Drilling Results

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 14, 2007) -

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West High Yield (W.H.Y.) Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:WHY) (the "Company") announces that it has received the analysis for drill hole #5 out of the 28 drill holes completed on its 2007 Diamond Drill Program. Drill hole #5 and the previously announced drill holes 1 through 4, were drilled on the Company's Ivanhoe Ridge claim located near Rossland, British Columbia. The assay results for drill holes 1 through 5 were provided by Assayer Canada of Vancouver, British Columbia. The Company has also submitted cores for the 23 additional drill holes completed in the 2007 drill program to Assayer Canada and anticipates receiving the results in the next few months. In the course of its exploration activities on the Ivanhoe Ridge claim, the Company intersected broad zones of Ultramafic rock containing magnesium, nickel, cobalt, and magnetite mineralization. Hole #5 on the claim had significant results over 80.92 meters true width averaging a grade of 24% magnesium and a nickel grade of 0.2145%. The five holes averaged 25.3% Magnesium and 0.2164% Nickel. The chart below summarizes the results for the first five drill holes.



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Grid DDH Hole Depth Metres
Location IV0 7 Angle ---------------------
From To
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118 m N 1 -90 degrees 1.52 185.61
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100 m E 2 -50 degrees 1.24 120.12
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200 m N
115 m E 3 -90 degrees 2.55 159.49
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304 m N
125 m E 4 -90 degrees 0.6 173.13
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388 m N
125 m E 5 -90 degrees 1.22 80.92
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Grid Length Nickel Cobalt Chromium Magnetite Magnesium
Location metres % ppm % % %
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118 m N 184.09 0.2354 98 0.3 5.49 24.7
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100 m E 118.88 0.2018 111 0.3 5.46 24.4
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200 m N
115 m E 156.94 0.2235 86 0.4 6.78 27.7
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304 m N
125 m E 172.53 0.2071 116 0.4 5.88 25.9
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388 m N
125 m E 79.68 0.2145 114 0.4 5.86 24.0
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Ivanhoe
Ridge
South
Average 142.42 0.2164 105 0.36 5.9 25.3
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Disclaimer: The nickel values reported above include nickel in both sulphide
and non-sulphide minerals as total nickel.


The Company also announces the resignation of Wayne Wilson, who has stepped down as the Company's Chief Financial Officer. The Board of Directors wishes to thank Mr. Wilson for his hard work and dedication to the Company from its inception. The Board of Directors also announces the appointment of Dwayne A. Vinck as the Company's new Chief Financial Officer effective October 26, 2007. Mr. Vinck is a financial consultant and Chartered Accountant with over twenty years of business experience. He is a member of both the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta and the Institute of Internal Auditors. Pursuant to the Company's stock option plan and subject to regulatory approval, Mr. Vinck was granted 250,000 commons shares of the Company at a price of $0.40 per share for a five year term with vesting over a three year period.

The Company's field activities are supervised and the technical data for this report was prepared by H. Kim, P.Geo/P.Eng (Practicing), the Company's on-site Geologist.

About West High Yield

West High Yield is a junior mining exploration company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral resource properties in Canada with a primary objective to locate and develop economic gold and nickel properties.

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Contact Information

  • West High Yield (W.H.Y.) Resources Ltd.
    Frank Marasco
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (403) 660-3488
    (403) 206-7159 (FAX)
    Email: frank@whyresources.com
    or
    West High Yield (W.H.Y.) Resources Ltd.
    28 Arbour Lake Drive N.W.
    Calgary, Alberta T3G 3N8
    or
    West High Yield (W.H.Y.) Resources Ltd.
    Craig G. Robson
    Vice President, Corporate Development and Investor Relations
    (778) 886-7961
    (604) 274-1431 (FAX)
    Email: cgrobson@shaw.ca or craig@urg.ca
    or
    West High Yield (W.H.Y.) Resources Ltd.
    Suite 620, 800 West Pender Street
    Vancouver, B.C. V6C 2V6