Tagish Reports on Additional Gold and Silver Values in the Berg Zone



    (TSX.V: TLG)

    RICHMOND, BC, Jan. 2 /CNW Telbec/ - Tagish Lake Gold Corp. (TSX.V - TLG)
is pleased to report on additional results of sampling from the drift
excavation on the Berg and Rainbow Two zones. These chip samples were taken
across the entire face of the working. The adjusted width shows the average of
the results over the width of the zone, adjusted to a minimum width of 1.50 m.

    
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                                                           ADJ.
    LOCATION        FROM     TO    WIDTH      Au     Ag  WIDTH     Au     Ag
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                      (m)    (m)      (m)   (g/t)  (g/t)    (m)  (g/t)  (g/t)
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
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    Berg
    Start = 0
    0 + 15.7 m      0.00   1.40     1.40   25.30   73.9   1.50  23.61   69.0

    0 + 16.9 m      0.00   1.00     1.00   36.00  432.0   1.50  24.00  288.0

    0 + 19.7 m      0.00   0.50     0.50    1.81    0.0
                    0.50   1.40     0.90   53.60  526.0   1.50  32.76  315.6

    0 + 22.8 m      0.00   1.50     1.50   13.80  118.0   1.50  13.80  118.0

    0 + 24.3 m      0.00   1.20     1.20   31.00  403.0   1.50  24.80  322.4

    0 + 36.3 m      1.20   2.30     1.10   12.90  129.0   1.50   9.46   94.6

    0 + 39.1 m                               nsv
    0 + 41.7 m                               nsv

    0 + 42.0 m      0.80   1.50     0.70    5.10   35.6
                    1.50   1.70     0.20    3.40  152.0   1.50   2.80   36.9

    0 + 44.3 m                               nsv
    0 + 44.8 m                               nsv
    0 + 47.1 m                               nsv

    Rainbow Two
    Start = 0
    0 + 213.5 m     0.60   0.80     0.80    2.20   46.2
                    0.80   1.00     0.20   17.60   15.8
                    1.00   1.80     0.80    4.20   40.3   1.80   4.80   40.2

    0 + 217.0 m     1.85   2.20     0.35    0.70    0.0
                    2.20   2.40     0.20   15.10  138.0
                    2.40   3.27     0.42    0.42    0.0   1.50   2.41   18.4

    Rainbow Three
    Start = 0
    0 + 7.5 m                                nsv
    0 + 31.7 m                               nsv
    0 + 34.2 m                               nsv

    0 + 37.2 m      2.30   3.80     1.50    3.20    0.0   1.50   3.20    0.0

    0 + 64.7 m                               nsv
    0 + 66.3 m                               nsv
    0 + 69.1 m                               nsv
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    Robert Rodger, P.Eng., President of the Company, stated: "The Berg zone
returned excellent values. On the other hand, the Rainbow Three zone, a new
zone, has provided less consistent values."
    The underground exploration program is under the supervision of Robert
Rodger, P.Eng., the President of the Company, a qualified person under
NI 43-101. Sampling and assaying procedures are subject to a rigorous QA/QC
program, which includes insertion of standards and blanks for each batch of
samples. All samples were delivered in sealed packages to Eco-Tech
Laboratories in Whitehorse, YT for preparation and shipped by Eco-Tech to
their laboratory in Kamloops, BC for analyses. Samples that return values
greater than 900 ppb Gold (Au) by ICP were fire assayed for gold.

    About Tagish Lake Gold Corp.

    Tagish Lake Gold Corp. explores for and develops high grade gold-silver
mineral deposits in the Yukon Territory of Canada. The Company is currently
focused on its wholly owned, 178 km(2) Skukum Mineral District located 80 km
by road south of Whitehorse. The Skukum Mineral District hosts the Skukum
Creek gold-silver deposit and the Goddell Gully gold deposit, and has a
currently defined measured plus indicated resource of 1,420,000 tonnes grading
6.8 g/t Au and 131 g/t Ag (MineTech International Ltd. 2007 Update), and the
Mt. Skukum gold deposit.

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




For further information:

For further information: visit the Company's website at
www.tagishgold.com, or contact: Tagish Lake Gold Corp.: Robert Rodger,
President; Lindsay Malcolm, Investor Relations, lmalcolm@tagishgold.com, (604)
273-6447, Fax: (604) 273-6488, www.tagishgold.com; Renmark Financial
Communications Inc.: Barbara Komorowski, bkomorowski@renmarkfinancial.com;
John Boidman, jboidman@renmarkfinancial.com, (514) 939-3989, Fax: (514)
939-3717, www.renmarkfinancial.com; Should you wish to receive Company news
via email, please email lmalcolm@tagishgold.com and specify "TLG News" in the
subject line

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