Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc.
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Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc.

June 14, 2007 10:01 ET

Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. Appoints Stewart Fumerton Ph.D., P.Geo to Vice-President Exploration

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 14, 2007) - Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. ("Yukon Gold"), (TSX:YK)(OTCBB:YGDC) is pleased to announce that Stewart Fumerton Ph.D., P.Geo has joined the Company as its Vice-President, Exploration.

Mr. Stewart Fumerton is a senior geologist with 30 years experience of international exploration and project management experience. Stewart's experience has specifically been in the exploration for gold, base metals, uranium and diamonds. He also has extensive experience in geological mapping for government surveys and research as well as managing resource calculations and check sampling programs.

Mr. Fumerton's management profile includes work experience as a project manager, exploration manager and general manager for operations in Canada, Europe, Africa and Asia.

Stewart received his Doctorate in 1979 from the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon and his P. Geo was accepted in 1999 by the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan as a Professional Geoscientist.

Mr. Fumerton will assume overall responsibility for management, supervision and direction of Yukon Gold's exploration activities and geological team on a full-time basis. In addition, he will be actively involved in identifying advanced exploration projects and evaluating their economic potential as possible acquisition targets for Yukon Gold. As part of his compensation package, Stewart will be granted incentive stock options to purchase up to 100,000 shares of the Company.

"Yukon Gold is extremely pleased that a geologist of Stewart's experience and caliber has joined our team," said the company's Chief Executive Officer, Paul Gorman. "His confidence in the asset value of our properties and what we are building inside this company will assist us greatly in moving our exploration programs forward through well managed channels."

About Yukon Gold

Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. is an active and progressive public exploration and development company. The Company's main focus is its late stage Zinc-Copper-Silver deposit (Marg Property) and its Mount Hinton Gold and Silver exploration project in the Central Yukon Territory of Canada. These properties lie within the Tombstone Gold Belt, world renowned for the discovery of major gold, silver and base metal deposits. Currently, there are approximately 22.6 million of the Company's common shares outstanding.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: This news release contains certain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the United States Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Except for statements of historical fact relating to the company, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are frequently characterized by words such as "plan," "expect," "project," "intend," "believe," "anticipate", "estimate" and other similar words, or statements that certain events or conditions "may" or "will" occur. Forward-looking statements are based on the opinions and estimates of management at the date the statements are made, and are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. These factors include the inherent risks involved in the exploration and development of mineral properties, the uncertainties involved in interpreting drilling results and other ecological data, fluctuating metal prices, the possibility of project cost overruns or unanticipated costs and expenses, uncertainties relating to the availability and costs of financing needed in the future and other factors. The Company undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking statements if circumstances or management's estimates or opinions should change. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

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