NEW ISLAND RESOURCES INC.
TSX VENTURE : NIS.A

NEW ISLAND RESOURCES INC.

January 26, 2011 14:40 ET

New Island Resources Inc. Announces Changes to Board of Directors

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND and LABRADOR--(Marketwire - Jan. 26, 2011) - New Island Resources Inc. ("New Island") (TSX VENTURE:NIS.A) reports that David Wiley and Dustin Angelo, Anaconda Mining Inc.'s appointees, resigned from the Board of Directors of New Island as of January 14, 2011, being the effective date of the Plan of Arrangement with Anaconda.

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ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Harold Wareham, President and CEO

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