Richfield completes preliminary drilling at Quesnel Trough G-South target



    VANCOUVER, June 12 /CNW/ - Richfield Ventures Corp. (TSX-V: RVC) is
pleased to announce completion of 4 preliminary diamond drill holes totaling
approximately 2000 m at their G-South gold target located in their Quesnel
Trough project in central British Columbia, Canada.
    Preliminary drilling of the G-South property has been completed to test
the extent of the gold zone. Drill core is being submitted to Eco Tech
laboratories in Kamloops British Columbia. The G-South property has a
published "drill indicated" reserve of 45,355 tonnes grading 10.2 g/t gold
(Newton 1988). His estimate pre-dates NI 43-101, and as such, it is presented
for historical information only, and should not be relied upon.
    Please visit us at the World Resource Investment Conference in Vancouver,
BC, June 15th and 16th, 2008 (Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre
200-999 Canada Place) - Booth 1012.

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    Richfield Ventures Corp. is a public mineral exploration company trading
on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol RVC. Richfield has been actively
acquiring and exploring mineral tenures in the Quesnel Trough region of
British Columbia over the last three years and holds a 100% interest in
mineral tenures in the Quesnel Trough covering approximately 90,000 hectares.
Richfield has recently added 2 additional properties outside of their Quesnel
Trough project, the Morris Mine property located in West Central BC near the
Tatlayoko Lake area and the Echo Property known as "Trapper Lake" located
43 km North West of the Golden Bear Gold Mine.
    Certain statements in this press release may be considered
forward-looking information, including those relating to "plans" of the
company. Such information involves known and unknown risks, uncertainties and
other factors - including the availability of funds, the results of financing
and exploration activities, the interpretation of drilling results and other
geological data, project cost overruns or unanticipated costs and expenses and
other risks -- that may cause actual events to differ materially from current
expectations. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press
release. The company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise
any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise.

    On behalf of the Board of Directors of Richfield Ventures Corp.

    "Peter Bernier"
    Peter Bernier, President

    THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE HAS NOT REVIEWED AND DOES NOT ACCEPT
    RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.

    Forward-looking statements in this release are made pursuant to the safe
harbor provisions of the Private Securities.

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For further information:

For further information: Peter Bernier, President Richfield Ventures
Corp., 242 Reid Street, Quesnel, BC, V2J 2M5, Toll Free 1-877-992-6644, Phone:
(250) 992-6644, Fax: (250) 992-6643, www.richfieldventures.ca,
pete@richfieldventures.ca; Ryan Glasser, Investor Relations, Richfield
Ventures Corp., 1201, 1166 Alberni Street, Vancouver, BC, V6E 3Z3, Phone:
(604) 801-6625, Mobile: (778) 899-6625, Fax: (604) 687-4770,
www.richfieldventures.ca, ir@richfieldventures.ca

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