King's Bay Gold Corporation

King's Bay Gold Corporation

August 25, 2005 10:03 ET

Former Goldcorp Senior Geologist Michael Dehn Joins King's Bay!

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 25, 2005) - King's Bay Gold Corporation (TSX VENTURE:KBG) -

It is with tremendous pleasure that King's Bay Gold Corporation wishes to announce that former Goldcorp Senior Geologist Michael A. Dehn has accepted a consulting position with King's Bay Gold Corporation a TSX-Ventures listed company.

A graduate of the University of Waterloo Michael Dehn began his duties with Goldcorp Inc. in April of 1994. During his 11 year tenure with that company Michael played a vital role in Goldcorp's regional exploration programs within the Red Lake District.

As a geologist, Michael is considered by many to be one of the authorities on the idiosyncrasies of the Red Lake Gold Camp.

In addition to his geological contributions Michael was also one of Goldcorp's greatest ambassador, representing and promoting Goldcorp's name and fame at more than 200 mining conventions and expositions throughout North America.

Over the years, Michael has made many friends both in and out of the industry. King's Bay Gold's Exploration Coordinator Ron Rivet, is ecstatic at the thought of working with long time friend Michael, in the field, in the "war room" as well as manning the same booth at mining conventions and shows.

King's Bay has several projects in the Pickle and Red Lakes Gold Camps. One of these is the Headway property lying but a short distance southwest of Goldcorp's southwest dipping, gold rich High Grade Zone. (HGZ)

The Company also reports that it has granted, subject to regulatory approval, a total of 120,000 incentive stock options for the purchase of up to 120,000 common shares of King's Bay at a price of $0.34 per share to Mr. Dehn, expiring August 25, 2010.

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On behalf of the Board:

Richard Rivet, President & CEO

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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