1.54 oz/ton gold over 25.9 feet - Roxmark reports expansion of high-grade
open pit potential at Hardrock Project

TORONTO, Nov. 11 /CNW Telbec/ - Roxmark Mines Limited (TSXV-RMK) today announced results from drilling carried out in the Hardrock Project's NN Zone by Premier Gold Mines Limited (TSX-PG) as operator, comprising the final data to be used for an upcoming NI 43-101 resource calculation relating to open pit style deposits. Drilling has delineated multiple zones potentially amenable to open pit mining, including recently identified high-grade gold mineralization within the NN Zone. Highlights from recent drilling include the following results:

    
    - 5.26 grams per tonne gold (g/t Au; 0.15 ounces per ton) across 11.7
      metres (m; 38.4 feet) in hole MM053
    - 3.50 g/t Au (0.10 ounces/ton) across 36.5m (119.7 feet) in hole MM056
    - 52.90 g/t Au (1.54 ounces/ton) across 7.9m (25.9 feet) in hole MM062
    - 35.45 g/t Au (1.04 ounces/ton) across 3.6m (11.8 feet) in hole MM066
    

Recent near-surface holes drilled in the NN Zone, located west along strike from the EP Zone, suggest the potential for defining open-pit resources with multiple horizons having intersection widths of up to 36.5 metres (119.7 feet). New drill results from the NN Zone are contained in the table below.

Premier intends to release the results of the initial resource estimate prior to the end of 2009. Initial drilling results during the latter stages of 2009 support Premier's belief that additional mineral resources, amenable to underground mining methods, may be delineated at depth. It is Premier's intention to aggressively pursue this style of drill target during 2010 with the goal of amending the initial mineral resource sometime after the end of the second quarter.

At Hardrock, significant potential exists for developing resources in several areas including:

    
    - Open pit-style mineralization at sites where historic resources were
      partially delineated by previous operators, in addition to newly
      defined mineralization at the Tenacity, EP and Kailey Zones;
    - Numerous surface and historic high-grade gold intercepts throughout the
      large property package that have received little to no follow-up;
    - Historic resource blocks reported to remain within the mine workings,
      including high-grade vein targets; and,
    - The main mined zones which remain open below the 600m level.
    

"Since January, the focus at Hardrock has been defining open pit style mineralization, an endeavour that has exceeded our initial expectations", stated Ewan Downie, President of Premier Gold. "With our initial mineral resource estimate now imminent, we have shifted our focus toward outlining higher grade underground style resources. This effort has already resulted in one new high grade discovery".

    
    New Sub Zone Intercepts from NN Zone drilling at Hardrock

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                UTM
             Coordi-      Dip/              Inter- Grade  Inter- Grade
              nates   Azimuth  From     To    val     (g/   val   (oz/
    Hole-ID      (m) (degrees)   (m)    (m)   (m)  tonne)  (ft)   ton)   Zone
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
                               52.5   54.0   1.5    3.37   4.9   0.10      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
           5502941N           104.0  117.0  13.0    1.02  42.6   0.03      NN
    MM052   504351E   -45/360 -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              162.1  163.6   1.5    2.16   4.9   0.06      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
    MM053  5502990N            30.0   33.0   3.0    1.53   9.8   0.04      NN
            504351E   -45/360 -----------------------------------------------
                               57.0   68.7  11.7    5.26  38.4   0.15      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MM054  5502964N                                                     upper
            504217E   -45/360  61.0   62.5   1.5    2.25   4.9   0.07      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
                               15.0   31.5  16.5    2.24  54.1   0.07      NN
    MM055  5502943N           -----------------------------------------------
            504302E   -45/360 157.5  160.5   3.0    3.98   9.8   0.12      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              169.5  171.0   1.5    1.90   4.9   0.06      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
                               42.0   78.5  36.5    3.50 119.7   0.10      NN
    MM056  5502925N           -----------------------------------------------
            504217E   -50/360 158.9  168.3   9.4    5.16  30.8   0.15      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              175.7  181.0   5.3    7.44  17.4   0.22      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MM057  5502995N   -45/360                        NSV                   NN
            504298E
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
                               34.8   46.5  11.7    1.00  38.4   0.03      NN
    MM058  5502972N           -----------------------------------------------
           504143 E   -45/360 134.6  137.1   2.5    3.27   8.2   0.10      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              166.1  167.3   1.2    5.57   3.9   0.16      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
                               63.0   69.2   6.2    1.00  20.3   0.03      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
    MM059  5502905N           126.5  128.0   1.5   71.20   4.9   2.08       x
            504350E   -45/360 -----------------------------------------------
                              185.5  188.9   3.4    5.69  11.2   0.17      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              217.0  222.0   5.0    2.48  16.4   0.07      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MM060  5502930N   -45/360 144.0  176.1  32.1    1.25 105.3   0.04      NN
            504250E
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
                               33.0   37.5   4.5    1.05  14.8   0.03      NN
    MM061  5502981N           -----------------------------------------------
           504116 E   -45/360  96.0   99.0   3.0    1.20   9.8   0.04      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              149.9  151.3   1.4    2.46   4.6   0.07      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
                              110.2  111.4   1.2    1.08   3.9   0.03      NN
    MM062  5502885N           -----------------------------------------------
            504217E   -47/360 220.2  228.1   7.9   52.90  25.9   1.54      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              245.5  247.5   2.0    3.52   6.6   0.10      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
                              109.0  114.5   5.5    3.49  18.0   0.10      NN
    MM063  5502915N           -----------------------------------------------
            504290E   -45/360 158.5  160.0   1.5   18.80   4.9   0.55      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              191.4  193.0   1.6    1.10   5.2   0.03      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MM064  5502980N   -45/360  41.0   42.0   1.0    5.60   3.3   0.16      NN
            504251E
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MM065  5503005N   -45/360  46.4   47.8   1.4    2.09   4.6   0.06      NN
            504185E
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
    MM066  5503005N             4.2    6.5   2.3   13.03   7.5   0.38      NN
            504250E   -45/360 -----------------------------------------------
                               65.5   69.1   3.6   35.45  11.8   1.04      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                              107.0  108.5   1.5   15.30   4.9   0.45       x
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        upper
    MM067  5502910N           121.1  123.5   2.4    4.05   7.9   0.12      NN
            504150E   -50/360 -----------------------------------------------
                              152.5  160.0   7.5    3.04  24.6   0.09      NN
                              -----------------------------------------------
                                                                        lower
                              180.5  182.0   1.5    2.28   4.9   0.07      NN
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MM068  5503015N   -45/360  11.5   14.5   3.0    3.91   9.8   0.11      NN
            504350E
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    MM069  5503030N   -45/360                        NSV
            504250E
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    True widths estimated at approximately 70% of intersection widths
    NSV - No Significant Values
    

The Hardrock Project, located near Geraldton, Ontario, is operated under a joint venture with Roxmark and Premier (Roxmark holds 30% carried interest). The Hardrock Project is host to several past-producing mines which collectively produced nearly 3.0 million ounces of gold primarily from relatively shallow depths (600 metres) from 1938-1968. A recent hole to test the North Zone horizon below the bottom mine level at Hardrock has intersected several mineralized zones further demonstrating the potential for the project. This hole is the first deep hole completed by the joint venture. The Hardrock Project benefits from development advantages with the Trans-Canada Highway, Trans-Canada Pipeline, and major power lines running through the centre of the property.

Stephen McGibbon, P. Geo., is the Qualified Person for the information contained in this press release and is a Qualified Person within the meaning of National Instrument 43-101. Assay results are from core samples sent to Activation Laboratories, an accredited mineral analysis laboratory in Ancaster, Ontario, for preparation and analysis utilizing both fire assay and screen metallic methods.

About Roxmark Mines

Roxmark Mines Limited is the leader in gold and molybdenum exploration and development in the historically significant Geraldton-Beardmore area of Northwest Ontario. In addition to the Hardrock Project in the Geraldton Camp, Roxmark is pursuing a number of initiatives in the Beardmore Camp, including re-opening the Northern Empire Mine and its onsite mill and expanding the resource base at the Leitch-Sand River Mine, once Canada's richest producing gold mine. In recent years, Roxmark has generated cash flow from bulk-sampled gold and molybdenum processed at its fully-permitted mill and has the advantage of infrastructure from nine formerly highly productive gold mines located on its properties. These mines previously produced nearly four million ounces of gold from high-grade ore but were closed primarily due to boundary issues and dramatically lower gold prices at the time.

On October 13, 2009, Roxmark and Ontex Resources announced their intention to merge, subject to shareholder approval and other conditions, creating a combined company with significantly greater gold resources and land holdings in the Geraldton-Beardmore area-as well as important operational synergies. The merger values each Roxmark share at 0.8 of an Ontex share.

Further information is available on the Company's website at www.roxmark.com and on SEDAR under the Company's profile at www.sedar.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This news release includes certain "forward-looking statements". Such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. The results or events predicted in these forward-looking statements may differ materially from actual results or events. Any forward-looking statement speaks only as of the date of this news release and, except as may be required by applicable securities laws, the Company disclaims any intent or obligation to update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or results or otherwise.

    
    Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
    that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
    responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
    

SOURCE ROXMARK MINES LIMITED

For further information: For further information: Monir Younan, President, Roxmark Mines Limited, (416) 860-1636, Fax: (416) 360-7355, roxmark@on.aibn.com; www.roxmark.com

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