Rainy River Resources Ltd.

Rainy River Resources Ltd.

April 24, 2007 15:06 ET

Rainy River Increases Land Position in Richardson Township

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - April 24, 2007) - Nelson W. Baker, President of RAINY RIVER RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:RR), is pleased to announce that the Company has signed an additional option agreement adding to its already substantial land position in the Rainy River district of Northwestern Ontario.

The Company has acquired an option to earn a 100% interest in a property totalling 80 acres in Richardson Township. In consideration, the vendor will receive total cash payments of $300,000 and will be issued a total of 150,000 shares over a five year period.

The option agreement is subject to acceptance by the TSX Venture Exchange.

Nelson W. Baker, President

The statements contained in this release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements, which involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from targeted results. Mineral resources which are not mineral reserves do not have demonstrated economic viability. The Company relies upon litigation protection for forward-looking statements.

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

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