Torch River Resources Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : TCR
FRANKFURT : WNF

Torch River Resources Ltd.

September 18, 2007 09:30 ET

Torch River Announces Drill Results on First Three Holes at Red Bird

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 18, 2007) - Torch River Resources Ltd. ("Torch") (TSX VENTURE:TCR) (FRANKFURT:WNF) is pleased to announce that it has completed its 2007 ten diamond drill hole program on the western extension at its Red Bird property in British Columbia. The western extension is an area of the property which was never previously drilled. A total of 9,000 feet of drilling was completed and the camp at Red Bird has been demobilized.



The results of assays on the first three diamond drill holes (DDH) are as
follows:

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DDH139 From - To (meters) Length (meters) Mo%
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336 to 368 32 .040%
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424 to 468 44 .053%
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Including 6 meters of .168% Mo

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DDH140 From - To Length Mo% Cu% Equivalent
(meters) (meters) Mo%
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138 to 238 100 .076% .114% .089%
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Including 20 meters of .0932% Mo equivalent

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DDH141 From - To Length Mo% Cu% Equivalent
(meters) (meters) Mo%
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94 to 218 124 .072% .088% .082%
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Including 38 meters of .112% Mo equivalent

Note: Equivalent molybdenum percentages where calculated use prices of $30
and $3.40 per pound of molybdenum (Mo) and copper (Cu) respectively.


Torch is also pleased to inform investors that Torch River Resources Ltd shares are now listed for trading in Germany. In Germany, Torch is listed on all exchanges under the symbol WNF. For example its exchange call letters in Frankfurt are WNF.F.

Andris A. Kikauka, P. Geo, is a Qualified Person under NI 43-101 and has reviewed and approved the technical data in this press release.

Torch is a company listed and trading on the TSX Venture Exchange, symbol: TCR

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Contact Information

  • Torch River Resources Ltd.
    Dr. William E. Pfaffenberger
    President and CEO
    (403) 444-6888
    Email: torchriver@telus.net
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