Alexco Reports Voting Results from Annual General Meeting

VANCOUVER, June 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Alexco Resource Corp. ("Alexco") (NYSE‑MKT:AXU, TSX:AXR) announces the results of matters voted upon at its Annual General Meeting (the "Meeting") of shareholders held earlier today. 

A total of 50,367,684 votes were cast, representing 51.95% of the issued and outstanding common shares as of the record date for the Meeting. All nominated directors were elected with voting results tabulated as follows:

Nominee

Votes For

Percentage

Votes Withheld

Percentage






Clynton R. Nauman

20,771,701

97.5%

537,622

2.5%

Elaine Sanders

20,769,794

97.5%

539,529

2.5%

Michael D. Winn

19,665,830

92.3%

1,643,493

7.7%

Terry Krepiakevich

20,761,421

97.4%

547,902

2.6%

Richard N. Zimmer

20,774,193

97.5%

535,130

2.5%

Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse

19,647,127

92.2%

1,662,196

7.8%

Shareholders also voted 97.9% in favour to set the number of directors at six. In addition, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants, were re-appointed as auditors with 98.3% voting support.

About Alexco

Alexco holds the historical high grade Keno Hill Silver District located in Canada's Yukon Territory.  Employing a unique business model, Alexco also provides mine-related environmental services, remediation technologies and reclamation and mine closure services to both government and industry clients through the Alexco Environmental Group, its wholly-owned environmental services division.

SOURCE Alexco Resource Corp.

For further information: Clynton R. Nauman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Mike Clark, Chief Financial Officer, Phone: (604) 633-4888, Email: info@alexcoresource.com

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