Western Uranium Corporation
TSX VENTURE : WUC

Western Uranium Corporation

February 22, 2007 15:39 ET

Western Uranium Corporation Increases Land Position at Kings Valley Project, Nevada

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 22, 2007) - Western Uranium Corporation ("Western Uranium") (TSX VENTURE:WUC) is pleased to announce, through their 100% wholly owned subsidiary Western Energy Development Corp. ("WEDC"), it has added an additional 1,982 lode claims or over 39,000 acres to the existing land position for the Kings Valley Uranium Project located in north central Nevada. The new claims, staked within the McDermitt Caldera, are contiguous with existing WEDC claims. WEDC now controls over 3900 federal lode claims encompassing over 78,000 acres within and bordering the McDermitt Caldera on the Nevada side of the caldera.

On behalf of the Board of Western Uranium Corporation

Pamela J. Klessig, President & CEO

Western Uranium Corporation is a mineral exploration company with a focus on uranium. The Company has exploration properties in Nevada and in New Mexico. The Company has its head office in Vancouver, Canada; and its executive management team is based in Reno, Nevada.

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The TSX Venture Exchange has in no way passed upon the merits of the proposed transaction and has neither approved or disapproved of the contents of this press release.

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