SOURCE: Gold Star Resources Corp.

June 09, 2008 09:57 ET

Gold Star Receives Ministry Confirmation of Priority Status for Coal Applications

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - June 9, 2008) - Gold Star Resources Corp. (the "Company") (TSX-V: GXX) is pleased to announce it has received confirmation of priority status from the Saskatchewan Ministry of Energy and Resources regarding some of its recent coal permit applications. Gold Star purchased a 100% interest in a number of Coal Dispositions located on the east side of the Pasquia Hills of East-Central Saskatchewan. The Coal Dispositions lie in close proximity to the recently announced coal discovery by Goldsource Mines Inc., approximately 50 Kilometers north of Hudson Bay, Sask.

Goldsource Mines Inc. (see Goldsource News Release May 5th, 2008) announced the results from 47 coal samples submitted from the Saskatchewan coal intercepts for two core holes representing 26 meters and 32.5 meters respectively of coal seam, including 22.6 meters of continuous coal in each hole. The coal was reportedly intercepted starting 80 meters below the surface.

The Company is a mineral exploration company based in Vancouver, British Columbia.

On Behalf of the Board,

"Patrick Morris"
Patrick Morris, President and CEO

Cautionary note: This report contains forward-looking statements, particularly those regarding cash flow, capital expenditures and investment plans. Resource estimates, unless specifically noted, are considered speculative. The company has not filed a National Instrument 43-101 report on any property, but will do so as soon as the information is available. Any and all other resource or reserve estimates are historical in nature, and should not be relied upon. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve risk and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on factors that will or may occur in the future. Actual results may vary depending upon exploration activities, industry production, commodity demand and pricing, currency exchange rates, and, but not limited to, general economic factors. Cautionary Note to US investors: The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission specifically prohibits the use of certain terms, such as "reserves" unless such figures are based upon actual production or formation tests and can be shown to be economically and legally producible under existing economic and operating conditions.

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Contact Information

  • For further information, contact
    Patrick Morris
    President and CEO
    Telephone: (604) 641-4450
    Facsimile: (604) 669-9335