SOURCE: Yale Resources Ltd.

January 09, 2008 14:14 ET

Yale Releases Positive Results From Three Additional Deposits at La Verde, Sonora, Mexico

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - January 9, 2008) - Yale Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: YLL) (FRANKFURT: YAB) is pleased to announce positive chip channel sample results from the El Picacho, La Tescalama and La Verdecita deposits within the La Verde Project, Sonora, Mexico. These three deposits are all separate from the La Verde Grande Mine, results from which were reported last year (see news release dated Nov. 29, 2007).

All of the deposits have had varying levels of previous production dating from the early 1900s.

The El Picacho deposit is located 900 metres northeast from, and on strike with, the La Verde Grande Mine. Sampling within the central workings resulted in an average of 1.27 % copper, 13.4 g/t silver and 0.67 % zinc from five irregularly spaced chip channel samples. Sampling from five test pits located approximately 100 metres to the east resulted in an average grade of 2.81 % copper, 9.5 g/t silver, and 0.71 % zinc with each sample grading greater than 1 % copper.

The La Tescalama deposit is located approximately 600 metres north of the La Verde Grande Mine and has a 40 metre tunnel. Ten vertical samples taken every 5 metres along the walls of the tunnel averaged 1.67 % copper, 34.5 g/t silver, 0.65 % zinc, and 0.29 g/t gold over an average sample height of 1.7 metres. A highlight from this sampling was sample 145292 that graded 4.99 % copper, 289.0 g/t silver, 3.4 % zinc and 0.90 g/t gold over a vertical height of 1.9 metres. The styles of oxidized skarn mineralization exposed at La Tescalama are very similar to those within the La Verde Grande Mine.

The La Verdecita deposit was partially exploited from several different workings with mineralization that can be traced intermittently for at least 200 metres. The of La Verdecita deposit is located approximately 1.4 km south of the La Verde Grande Mine. The average from 21 vertical chip channel samples taken throughout the La Verdecita workings was 1.29 % copper, 10.45 g/t silver, 0.19 % zinc and 0.21 g/t gold with an average sample height of 1.8 metres.

The objective for exploration at the La Verde Project is to demonstrate the potential for the combination of all deposits within the property to aggregate a multi-million tonne resource with an average grade greater than 1 % copper.

The following is a more detailed description of the El Picacho, La Tescalama and La Verde I and II deposits with all the samples collected to date.

1 - El Picacho:

The El Picacho deposit is located 900 metres northeast from, and on-strike with, the La Verde Grande Mine. The main showing consists of a single large excavation that measures approximately 15 metres by 10 metres. Copper oxide mineralization is exposed throughout the working and predominately occurs within a series of breccias. Approximately 100 metres east of this working are five exploratory pits with an average depth of 1.53 metres and each one encountered skarn mineralization with visible copper oxides. These pits cover an area approximately 75 metres by 50 metres. In addition, our field crew found the site of one historic drill hole (previously unknown to Yale) that was collared in an outcrop of skarn. The results of this drill hole are unknown.

Irregularly spaced chip channel sampling from within the main working returned an average of 1.27 % copper, 13.4 g/t silver and 0.67 % zinc. The following are all of the results from the main working at El Picacho:

Sample   Sample  Cu        Ag    Zn
Number   Length  (%)     (g/t)   (%)

145265   1.70    0.13     14.5   0.26

145266   2.00    1.95     19.3   0.38

145267   1.90    0.25      7.4   0.99

145268   2.60    2.22     14.1   0.78

145269   1.43    1.29     10.5   0.95


The test pits resulted in an average grade of 2.81 % copper, 9.5 g/t silver, and 0.71 % zinc with each sample grading greater than 1 % copper. The following results are all of the results from the test pits near El Picacho:

Sample           Sample  Cu      Ag      Zn
Number           Length  (%)    (g/t)    (%)

145282   Pit #1  1.60    2.28    1.5     0.19

145283   Pit #2  1.90    1.81   35.4     1.30

145284   Pit #2  1.30    7.25    7.6     1.70

145285   Pit #3  1.10    2.85    4.3     0.40

145286   Pit #4  2.00    3.38    4.4     0.11

145287   Pit #4  2.00    1.40    2.4     0.13

145299   Pit #5  0.80    1.01    4.9     2.1

2 - La Tescalama:

The La Tescalama deposit is located approximately 600 metres north of the La Verde Grande Mine and has one tunnel that extends 40 metres into the hillside. Ten vertical chip channel samples taken every 5 metres along the walls of the workings averaged 1.67 % copper, 34.5 g/t silver, 0.65 % zinc, and 0.29 g/t gold over an average sample height of 1.7 metres. A highlight from this program was sample 145292 that graded 4.99 % copper, 289.0 g/t silver, 3.4 % zinc and 0.90 g/t gold over a vertical height of 1.9 metres.

Skarn mineralization exposed in the tunnel at La Tescalama has many similarities to that within the La Verde Grande Mine. To date the deposit is open in all directions as all of the workings are within mineralization. Below are the complete results from the first phase of sampling:

Sample   Sample   Cu     Ag      Zn       Au
Number   Height   (%)   (g/t)    (%)     (g/t)

145288   2.10    2.66    3.3     1.85    1.06

145289   1.60    0.78    1.8     0.08    0.02

145291   1.70    1.14    6.9     0.09    0.03

145292   1.90    4.99  289.0     3.40    0.90

145293   1.46    0.97    1.9     0.03    0.01

145294   1.30    3.22    5.5     0.05    0.45

145295   1.80    1.11    1.0     0.03    0.05

145296   1.90    0.25    0.6     0.07    0.01

145297   1.70    0.04    0.4     0.08    0.01

145298   1.50    1.34    0.8     0.03    0.09

3 - La Verdecita:

The La Verdecita deposit was partially exploited from several different workings with mineralization that can be traced intermittently for at least 200 metres. Mineralization is thought to continue another 150 metres to the northwest to the San Louis workings, which were not sampled during this first phase. The of La Verdecita deposit is located approximately 1.4 km south of the La Verde Grande Mine. The average from 21 vertical chip channel samples taken throughout the La Verdecita workings was 1.29 % copper, 10.45 g/t silver, 0.19 % zinc and 0.21 g/t gold with an average sample height of 1.8 metres.

Mineralization within the La Verdecita workings appears to be structurally controlled and trends northwest. Below are the complete results from the first phase of sampling at the La Verdecita deposit:

Sample     Working                       Sample     Cu    Ag   Zn       Au
Number                                   Height     (%) (g/t)  (%)    (g/t)

145353  La Verdecita I                    1.95     3.73 85.8  0.07     0.47

145354  La Verdecita I                    1.90     0.07  1.8  0.03     0.01

145355  La Verdecita I                    1.80     0.09  2.7  0.02     0.01

145356  La Verdecita I                    1.90     0.58  5.3  0.04     0.03

145357  La Verdecita I                    1.20     1.60 12.6  0.05     0.19

145358  La Verdecita I                    1.85     0.02  4.9  0.02     0.01

145359  La Verdecita II -- level 2        1.80     2.06 19.5  0.03     0.41

145361  La Verdecita II -- level 2        1.95     1.51  1.8  0.04     0.40

145362  La Verdecita II -- level 2        1.50     1.21  3.2  0.02     0.20

145363  La Verdecita II -- level 2        1.65     0.80  1.1  0.02     0.06

145364  La Verdecita II -- level 2        2.10     0.52  1.7  0.02     0.08

145365  La Verdecita II -- level 2        1.55     0.41  1.1  0.03     0.04

145366  La Verdecita II -- level 2        2.00     1.12  1.6  0.25     0.23

145367  La Verdecita II -- level 2        1.90     1.93  0.8  0.16     1.29

145368  La Verdecita II - surface         1.70     1.67  19.4 0.11     0.14

145369  La Verdecita II - surface         1.90     4.89  30.8 0.14     0.20

145371  La Verdecita II - surface         2.05     0.83  10.1 0.07     0.31

145372  La Verdecita II - surface         1.90     0.73   3.7 0.05     0.03

145373  La Verdecita III                  2.00     0.01   0.0 0.01     0.01

145374  La Verdecita III                  2.00     1.34   6.5 2.41     0.08

145375  La Verdecita III                  1.65     2.10   1.4 0.17     0.19

About the La Verde Project:

The wholly owned 2,640 hectare (26.4 square kilometre) La Verde Project is located 45 km northwest of Hermosillo, Sonora State, Mexico. In addition to the historic La Verde Grande copper-silver-zinc-gold mine, the La Verde Project contains at least five other known deposits that have all seen limited production. In addition to possible extensions to the La Verde Grande Mine, the La Verde project has considerable exploration potential.

To date, Yale personnel have taken 181 samples from approximately 500 linear metres of workings on six levels at the La Verde Grande deposit. The weighted average of these 181 samples is 1.54 % copper, 57.9 g/t silver, 1.32 % zinc and 0.12 g/t gold. Chip samples averaged 1.84 metres in height and were taken at approximately five metre intervals along the walls of the workings.

Yale's work program has now defined skarn mineralization over a strike length of greater than 250 metres and has shown that mineralization is open in all directions. It is apparent that the deposit is much larger than originally understood.

In addition, the La Sierrita copper-zinc-molybdenum porphyry, located in the northeast of the project area, covers an area of approximately four square kilometres and has seen only limited exploration.

Ian Foreman, P.Geo, is the Qualified Person, according to National Instrument 43-101, for the La Verde Project and is responsible for the technical data mentioned in this news release. All 'Historic Data' is presented for reference only and should not be relied upon as it pre-dates NI 43-101.

All of the samples mentioned in this release were prepared and analyzed by ALS Chemex at their labs in Hermosillo and Vancouver and generally consisted of 2-4 kg of material. Gold analyses were performed by 30 gram fire assay with an AA finish. Silver, copper and zinc were analyzed as part of a multi-element ICP package using an aqua regia digestion; samples with more than 100 g/t silver, 1% copper and/or 1% zinc (over limit) were re-analyzed using ALS Chemex's 'ore grade' detection limits.

On behalf of the Board,

"Ian Foreman"
Ian Foreman, P.Geo.
President

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News Release #08-01

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