West Timmins Mining Inc.

West Timmins Mining Inc.

November 02, 2007 08:00 ET

West Timmins Grants Incentive Stock Options

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 2, 2007) - West Timmins Mining Inc. (TSX:WTM) announced today that the Board of Directors has approved, subject to regulatory approval, the granting of 80,000 incentive stock options to new employees of and consultants to the Company. The options granted will have an exercise price of $1.05 and will expire on October 8, 2012. The options are subject to the terms and conditions of the Company's stock option plan, approved by shareholders on August 29, 2006, and to the terms of individual employment and consulting agreements.

About West Timmins Mining Inc. (www.westtimminsmining.com)

West Timmins is focussed on the exploration and development of district-scale gold and related base metal projects in the major gold camps of North America. West Timmins Mining currently has six drills testing high grade gold and base metal targets on its West Timmins and Montana de Oro Projects. In Timmins, Ontario drilling is following up on the new Thunder Creek gold discovery and testing extensions of the extensive Golden River mineralized system on the Company's Thorne Property. At Montana de Oro, located in the heart of the Sierra Madre Belt, drilling is focussing on the La Dura polymetallic discoveries. West Timmins Mining is based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol WTM.

On behalf of the Board of West Timmins Mining Inc.

Darin W. Wagner, P. Geo., President and Chief Executive Officer

For further detail on West Timmins Mining Inc. please refer to prior disclosure at www.SEDAR.com.

The securities described in this press release have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or under any U.S. state securities laws, and such securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent an exemption from such registration requirements.

This press release contains forward looking statements within the meaning of applicable Canadian and U.S. securities regulation, including statements regarding the future activities of the Company. Forward looking statements reflect the current beliefs and expectations of management and are identified by the use of words including "will", "anticipates", "expected to", "plans", "planned" and other similar words. Actual results may differ significantly. The achievement of the results expressed in forward looking statements is subject to a number of risks, including those described in the Company's annual information form as filed with the Canadian securities regulators which are available at www.sedar.com. Investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance upon forward looking statements.

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