Ur-Energy Inc.

Ur-Energy Inc.

January 16, 2006 14:41 ET

Ur-Energy Appoints W. William Boberg as a Director

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 16, 2006) - (TSX:URE) Further to the press release of January 12, 2006 announcing Director and Officer changes, Dr. James Franklin, on behalf of the Board of Directors of Ur-Energy Inc. (Ur-Energy or the Corporation) announces that the Board has appointed W. William Boberg as President and Interim CEO and as a Director of the Corporation.

Ur-Energy is a dynamic junior mining company engaged in the identification, acquisition and exploration of uranium properties in Canada and in the United States. Shares of the Corporation trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol URE.

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