Yukon Resources Corp.
OTC Bulletin Board : YUKR

Yukon Resources Corp.

December 21, 2006 12:19 ET

Yukon Resources Announces Second Tranche Private Placement Financing of US$2,975,000 with Dundee Securities Corporation

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 21, 2006) - YUKON RESOURCES CORPORATION ("Yukon")(OTCBB:YUKR)(FWB:YE5) is pleased to announce that it has completed the private placement of 5,000,000 units of Yukon ("Units") at a price of US$0.50 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of US$2,500,000 and 950,000 flow-through units of Yukon ("Flow-Through Units") at a price of US$0.50 per Flow-Through Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of US$475,000 to accredited investors on a private placement basis. Each Unit is comprised of one common share ("Unit Share") of Yukon and one warrant ("Unit Warrant"), with each Unit Warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one common share of Yukon at an exercise price of US$0.75 at any time until December 15, 2008. Each Flow-Through Unit is comprised of one Unit Share and one-half of one Unit Warrant. Dundee Securities Corporation acted as agent in connection with the private placement of the Units and the Flow-Through Units.

Yukon's primary use of the proceeds from the sale of the Units and the Flow-Through Units will be for exploration expenses related to the Corporation's Sagar Property located in the Labrador Trough, Quebec, Canada.

Sagar Presentation

View Yukon's new presentation of exploration properties featuring the Sagar Property on our website (Find full & current property information at www.yukr.com).

About Yukon Resources

Yukon Resources is a rapidly emerging uranium exploration company with assets in Northern Quebec, Arizona and Finland. Yukon trades on the OTCBB under the symbol YUKR as well as the Frankfurt Exchange under the symbol YE5. The company continues to focus on high priority uranium property acquisition and exploration in order to participate in meeting the significant and increasing demand for uranium as an alternative energy source.

Except for historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this press release are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to economic, competitive, governmental and technological factors effecting the Company's operations, markets, products and prices and other factors discussed in the Company's various filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contact Information

  • Yukon Resources Corp.
    Investor Information Services
    Toll Free: 1-866-985-6696
    Yukon Resources Corp.
    Kirk McKinnon
    President and CEO
    (416) 364-7024 or Toll Free: 1-800-818-5442
    Yukon Resources Corp.
    Richard Schler
    Vice President and CFO
    (416) 364-7024 or Toll Free: 1-800-818-5442
    Email: info@yukonresources.com
    Website: www.yukr.com