Lounor Drills 7.44 g/t au over 3.55 meter at Harker



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    ROUYN-NORANDA, QC, Aug. 25 /CNW Telbec/ - LOUNOR EXPLORATION INC. reports
additional results from its Harker gold property. Lounor Exploration Inc. is
providing four (4) additional drill results from its Harker gold project,
located in Harker Twp in Timmins/Kirkland Lake area (Ontario).
    The Harker property is located 5 km south of the Destor Porcupine Fault
Zone (DPFZ) host of many important gold mines in the Timmins - Porcupine Gold
Mining Camp (over 65 millions ounces of gold). The Holt McDermot Mine
(1.3 million ounces) and the Harker Halloway Mine (1.4 million ounces) are
located on the DPFZ about 5 km north -northeast of the property.
    The 40 holes completed by Lounor to date have intersected the mineralized
zone. The results of the program have proven the gold zone to be over
425 metres in strike length and to a vertical depth of 100 metres. It is open
to the east, to the west and at depth. Results from the first 16 holes have
been released: Press releases dated February 5, 2008, April 14, 2008, April
25, 2008 and May 2, 2008, May 12, 2008 and July 30, 2008), with results from
the most recent holes reported below. Results from another 16 holes are
pending.

    
    Hole No.                 From     To         Interval          Gold
    --------                 ----     --         --------          ----

                                (m)      (m)     (m)    (ft)   (g/t)   (oz/t)
    Hole No.17     Zone 1    74.59    75.48    0.89    2.91    2.48    0.075
                   Zone 2    77.39    78.85    1.46    4.79    5.00    0.146
    Hole No. 18    Zone 1    69.17    70.61    1.44    4.72    2.06    0.061
                   Zone 2    71.52    72.84    1.42    4.66    6.53    0.193
                   Zone 3    72.94    73.87    0.93    3.05    1.35    0.041
    Hole No. 19              73.28    76.79    3.55   11.65    7.44    0.216
    Hole No. 20              80.80    83.81    2.91    9.55    5.59    0.164

    The success has prompted the management of The Company to continue the
diamond drilling program. One diamond drill is actively drilling on the
Property since July 25 to prove the gold zone to the west on 25 meter spacing.
Channel sampling of the surface exposure of the vein is completed and is
currently being evaluated.

    Christian Dupont, P. Eng., is the qualified person responsible of the
information contained in this release.

    LOUNOR EXPLORATION INC. is a publicly traded company on the TSX-Venture
(TSXV-LO) and on the Frankfurt Exchange (LE2A).

    This press release was prepared by LOUNOR EXPLORATION INC. and the TSX
    Venture has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the
    adequacy or accuracy of this release.
    
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For further information:

For further information: Mr. Gilles Fiset, President, 1-800-388-8668,
(819) 797-8668, Fax: (819) 797-6050; Leo Patry, Investor Relations,
1-888-974-1276, (514) 951-0250, leo.patry@hotmail.com; www.lounor.com

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