Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX): CVV
VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX - CVV) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce its acquisition of
three claim groups, totalling 6,687 ha, located in the Patterson Lake
area of the western Athabasca basin, Saskatchewan. The claims were
competitively staked on the first day of Saskatchewan's new map-based
claim staking in December 2012, and are shown in the attached figure.
The Company is reviewing plans for exploration and is currently looking
for a Joint Venture partner to participate with exploration in this
area, where there have been recent uranium discoveries at shallow
For map click here: http://www.canalaska.com/s/News.asp?ReportID=566288
CanAlaska has also finalized maintenance budgets on the Joint Ventured
Cree East and West McArthur projects. The Company is actively marketing
a participating interest in these projects through KPMG Transaction
Advisory Services, Hong Kong.
President Peter Dasler invites shareholders and participants at the
Cambridge House Investment conference in Vancouver on January 20 and 21
are invited to visit the Company at booth 1314, and to participate at
the Company's corporate presentation to be held at Workshop 1 (Critical
Metals) at 4.10pm Sunday, January 20, 2013 to hear and discuss details
of the Company's activities.
About CanAlaska Uranium
CANALASKA URANIUM LTD. (CVV -- TSX, CVVUF -- OTCBB, DH7F -- Frankfurt) since 2004 has undertaken uranium exploration on multiple uranium
projects in Canada's Athabasca Basin -- the "Saudi Arabia of Uranium".
The Company has major international joint venture partners and is
concentrating its activities on these most advanced projects.
For more information, visit www.canalaska.com
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Peter Dasler, M.Sc., P.Geo., President & CEO,
CanAlaska Uranium Ltd.
The TSX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the
adequacy or accuracy of this release: CUSIP# 13708P 10 2. 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. All statements, other than statements of historical
fact, included herein are forward-looking statements that involve
various risks and uncertainties. See www.canalaska.com for full
information on our Forward-Looking Statements There can be no assurance
that such statements will prove to be accurate, and actual results and
future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such
statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially from the Company's expectations are disclosed in the
Company's documents filed from time to time with the British Columbia
Securities Commission and the United States Securities & Exchange
SOURCE: CanAlaska Uranium Ltd.
For further information:
Peter Dasler, President and CEO.