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Nov 15, 2006

Callinan Board of Directors Approves Adoption of Shareholder Rights Plan

Callinan Mines Limited (the "Company") announced today that its board of directors has approved the adoption of a Shareholder Rights Plan (the "Rights Plan"). The Rights Plan has been designed to protect shareholders from unfair, abusive or coercive take-over strategies including the acquisition of control of the Company by a bidder in a transaction or series of transactions that may not treat all shareholders fairly nor afford all shareholders an equal opportunity to share in the premium paid upon an acquisition of control.
Nov 14, 2006

Callinan, Bell Prepare For 20 Hole Drill Program At Fox River

VANCOUVER, B.C.---Callinan Mines Limited and joint venture partner Bell Resources Corporation have commenced construction of a new access route as step one of a winter diamond drilling program on their Fox River nickel prospect east of Gillam, northern Manitoba.
Nov 08, 2006

Successful Coles Creek Drill Program Provides Numerous Targets FOR 2007

VANCOUVER, B.C.---Callinan Mines Limited is pleased to announce that the recently completed first phase of the diamond drilling program on its Coles Creek copper prospect near Houston, B.C., has located mineralized zones that represent prime targets for follow-up exploration in 2007.
Nov 03, 2006

Callinan Closes First Tranche Of Private Placement

Callinan Mines Limited announces that it has now closed the first tranche of its previously announced non-brokered private placement.
Oct 12, 2006

Fox River Project Airborne Geophysical Survey Update

Presence of the geophysical anomaly on gird 07-5 at Fox River confirmed by VTEM survey.
Sep 28, 2006

Callinan Increases Private Placement by $750,000

Further to its news release of September 15, 2006, Callinan Mines Limited is pleased to announce that it has increased the number of Flow-Through Units to be sold under the private placement from 3,200,000 Units to 3,800,000 Units to raise additional proceeds of $750,000.
Sep 19, 2006

Callinan to Raise $6.3 Million by Private Placement

Callinan Mines Limited announces that it will conduct a non-brokered private placement of up to 3,200,000 Flow-Through Units of Callinan at a price of $1.25 per Flow-Through Unit, to raise gross proceeds of up to $4,000,000, and up to 2,000,000 Non-Flow-Through Units of Callinan at a price of $1.15 per Non-Flow-Through Unit, to raise gross proceeds of up to $2,300,000.
Sep 06, 2006

Copper Mineralization Discovered in Drill Intercepts at Callinan's Coles Creek Property

Callinan Mines Limited is in the midst of a scheduled nine hole drill program at its 100% owned Coles Creek property near Houston, B.C. Four NQ diamond drill holes drilled to date on separate targets have, on visual examination in the field, shown altered and brecciated porphyries with sulphides, pyrite and varying amounts of chalcopyrite.
Aug 21, 2006

$400,000 Private Placement Arranged to Finance Geophysical Survey in Fox River

VANCOUVER -- Callinan Mines Limited has retained Geotech Airborne Services ("Geotech") to perform a comprehensive airborne Versatile Time Domain Electro-Magnetics ("VTEM") survey on the Fox River Project near Gillam in Northern Manitoba.

The survey will be comprised of approximately 6,000 line kilometres of flight path flown over an area of approximately 167,000 hectares (413,000 acres) and will commence immediately. The VTEM airborne survey is designed to locate conductive bodies below surface which could represent Nickel and PGE rich sulphide intrusions in the area's mafic rocks.
Aug 14, 2006

Drilling Underway At Coles Creek

VANCOUVER - The diamond drilling portion of Callinan's Coles Creek exploration program near Houston, B.C. is underway. Two holes have intersected mineralization consistent with the type of quartz porphyry system anticipated in the geological model of the area created by Callinan.
Holes in altered granodiorite porphyry, quartz porphyry and quartz feldspar porphyry containing widely mineralized sections have been described by the field team and project manager as an encouraging start to this drill program.
Jul 05, 2006

Callinan Expands Coles Creek Holdings

Callinan Mines has acquired by staking, an additional 6,399 hectares of mineral tenures surrounding the main 3km target area at Coles Creek near Houston, BC. This brings the total land package to 7,609 hectares.
Jun 23, 2006

Summer Program Underway at Coles Creek

Callinan Mines Limited has commenced a summer exploration program to test mineralized areas on its Coles Creek Project near Houston, B.C.
Jun 06, 2006

Callinan Expands its Fox River Holdings

Callinan Mines is pleased to announce the acquisition of an additional 52,037 hectares of mineral exploration licenses in the Fox River area of Manitoba.
May 02, 2006

Callinan to Drill Coles Creek Copper Targets in June

Callinan Mines Limited, in June of this year, is prepared to drill test a number of strongly mineralized areas on its promising Coles Creek copper-gold-silver-lead-zinc prospect.

An initial five hole drill program will test the depth of the mineralization on the 1,210-hectare property, which is located near Houston, B.C., in the same area as the Huckleberry Copper Mine, and the Equity Silver Mine.
Apr 05, 2006

Callinan, Bell Locate Strong Conductive Target at Fox River

VANCOUVER, BC - Callinan Mines Ltd. and joint venture partner Bell Resources Corporation have located a strong geophysical conductor on their Fox River nickel-copper project in Northern Manitoba, east of Gillam. The geophysical grid was cut to test o...
Mar 21, 2006

Callinan to Drill Echo Lake Property

VANCOUVER, B.C. - Callinan Mines Limited has received the required permits and mobilized crews to commence an immediate diamond drilling and geophysical program on promising mineralized zones within its Echo Lake property in eastern Saskatchewan. ...
Mar 01, 2006

Callinan Acquires Echo Lake Property, Plans Drilling

VANCOUVER, B.C.--Callinan Mines Limited today is pleased to announce the acquisition of a copper, gold and silver prospect whose promising mineralization was recorded by a major mining company in the 1960s. Callinan within the coming weeks will ...