Midway Gold Corp.
TSX VENTURE : MDW

Midway Gold Corp.

March 27, 2006 16:02 ET

Midway Gold Corp.: Grant of Options

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 27, 2006) - Midway Gold Corp. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:MDW) is pleased to announce that it has granted a total 100,000 incentive stock options to Vic Chevillon, a consultant of the Company pursuant to its Stock Option Plan. These options will be exercisable at a price of $2.00 per share and will expire on March 22, 2011.

Midway Gold Corp. is a precious metals exploration company, listed as a Tier 1 issuer on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "MDW". The Company focuses on the creation of value for shareholders by exploring and developing high-grade, quality precious metal resources in mining favourable areas. Details of the Company's projects are available on the Company's website at www.midwaygold.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Alan Branham, President and CEO

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

Contact Information

  • Midway Gold Corp.
    Ron Cooper
    (604) 986-0112 (Canada) or US Toll Free: (877) 692-8288
    www.midwaygold.com