West Red Lake Gold Mines Ltd. (“West Red Lake Gold” or “WRLG” or the “Company”) (TSXV:WRLG) (OTCQB: WRLGF) is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement offering of common shares to be issued on a “flow through” basis pursuant to the Income Tax Act (Canada) (the “Tax Act”) (the “Flow-Through Shares”). The Company intends to issue up to 8,571,428 Flow-Through Shares at an issue price of $0.70 per Flow-Through Share, for gross proceeds of up to $6,000,000 (the “Offering”).
The Company intends to use the proceeds from the Offering for the exploration and advancement of the Company’s properties in Red Lake, Ontario.
Proceeds from the sale of Flow-Through Shares will be used to incur “Canadian exploration expenses” as defined in subsection 66.1(6) of the Income Tax Act and “flow through mining expenditures” as defined in subsection 127(9) of the Income Tax Act. Such proceeds will be renounced to the subscribers with an effective date not later than December 31, 2023 and incurred no later than December 31, 2024, in the aggregate amount of not less than the total amount of gross proceeds raised from the issue of FT Shares.
A finder’s fee on the gross proceeds of the Offering may be paid.
The securities issued in connection with the Offering are subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval and all securities will be subject to a four month statutory hold period after closing.
Further to news release of June 19, 2023, upon determination by the British Columbia Supreme Court, the Company issued 8,164,503 common shares to a fund managed by Sprott Resource Lending Corp.
ABOUT WEST RED LAKE GOLD MINES
West Red Lake Gold Mines Ltd. is a mineral exploration company that is publicly traded and focused on advancing and developing its flagship Madsen Gold Mine and the associated 47 Km2 highly prospective land package in the Red Lake district of Ontario. The highly productive Red Lake Gold District of Northwest Ontario, Canada has yielded over 30 million ounces of gold from high-grade zones and hosts some of the world’s richest gold deposits. WRLG also holds the wholly owned Rowan Property in Red Lake, with an expansive property position covering 31 Km2 including three past producing gold mines – Rowan, Mount Jamie and Red Summit.
ON BEHALF OF WEST RED LAKE GOLD MINES LTD.
President & Chief Executive Officer
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Amandip Singh, VP Corporate Development
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