SOURCE: Atlas Mining Company

May 04, 2006 12:11 ET

Atlas Mining Company Announces Online Interview With PRBroadcast.com

PALM BEACH, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 4, 2006 --Atlas Mining Company (OTC BB: ALMI) today announced that the Company is presently featured in an online interview at http://www.PRBroadcast.com. Mr. William Jacobsen President, CEO of Atlas Mining Company, discusses new acquisitions of natural resource properties and recent corporate news events.

The ALMI interview is available at http://www.PRBroadcast.com .To access the interview, click on "Join Now/Log In" in the upper right corner. After providing your name, e-mail address, and creating a password, click on the "register" button located at the top of the page. This will register you and send you back to the PRBroadcast.com home page. You may access any CEO Interview or Company name by "trading symbol" (ALMI) or Company name located in the upper left portion of the PRBroadcast.com web page.

About Atlas Mining Company

Atlas Mining Company (ALMI) is a diversified natural resource company with focus on the development of the Dragon Mine in Juab County, Utah, the only known commercial source of halloysite clay outside of New Zealand. The unique purity and quality of the Dragon mine halloysite is unmatched anywhere in the world and has spawned considerable research in the nanotechnology fields and has created exciting new applications for this product. Atlas also holds mining and timber interests in Northern Idaho, and operates an underground mining contracting business.

The Company recently announced that the Company has signed an agreement giving it the right to acquire the Handcamp Gold Property in Newfoundland Canada. The agreement was made through the Company's partner Kat Exploration. The agreement allows the Atlas/KAT partnership to buy 100% of the Handcamp property over the next four years for a total of cdn $138,000 in cash and stock and a 2% net smelter royalty. The agreement allows Atlas to further explore the potential of the property, to develop, bulk sample or mine as it sees fit.

Further, Atlas Mining has entered into an agreement to furnish halloysite material to the European markets through an association with DURTEC GmbH of Neubrandenburg, Germany. DURTEC is a mineral product developer and distributor supplying unique pure products throughout Europe in all areas including Life Sciences applications (feed, food, supplementary food, cosmetics, cosmeceuticals, medical devices). DURTEC holds several patents relating to mineral product application in Life Sciences. Their intent is to acquire proper registration and licensing for sale of Dragon clay for various markets on behalf of Atlas

More information about Atlas Mining Company can be found at www.atlasmining.com.

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