Yankee Hat Minerals Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : KHT

Yankee Hat Minerals Ltd.

November 20, 2009 16:30 ET

Yankee Hat Sets Annual General Meeting

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 20, 2009) - Yankee Hat Minerals Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:KHT) ("Yankee Hat" or the "Company"), announces that it has set its annual general meeting at Suite 1500 – 1055 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, on Wednesday, December 16, 2009, at 10:00 a.m. (Vancouver time). The shareholders of the Company will be asked to approve, among other things, the ability for the directors to consolidate its common shares (the "Common Shares") on the basis of up to five (5) existing Common Shares for one (1) new Common Share, herein referred to as the Consolidation.

Currently there are 86,109,724 Common Shares issued and outstanding. It is anticipated that if the directors implement the Consolidation then the issued and outstanding Common Shares would be in the range of 17,221,945 on a post-consolidation basis.

The Board of Directors currently have no intention of implementing the Consolidation but are asking the shareholders for approval should an opportunity arise that may require a Consolidation during the next year. If a Consolidation is implemented it will remain subject to acceptance of the TSX Venture Exchange and other regulatory approvals as may be necessary.

Further details with regard to the background of the Consolidation are contained in the Company's management proxy circular dated November 13, 2009, a copy of which is available electronically at www.sedar.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

"P. Bradley Kitchen"

P. Bradley Kitchen, President

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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