Knute H. Lee Jr. Joins Board of Trigon Uranium Corp.


    GOLDEN (DENVER), CO, Sept. 4 /CNW/ - Mr. Sidney Himmel, President and CEO
of Trigon Uranium Corp. (TSX-V: TEL; "Trigon"), is pleased to announce that
Knute H. Lee Jr. of Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been appointed to the Board
of Trigon. Mr. Lee is an experienced and independent resource landman resident
in New Mexico.
    Mr. Sidney Himmel, President of Trigon Uranium Corp. stated: "We are
certain that Mr. Lee's experience in resource development in the United States
will be of great value to Trigon as it continues in its exploration and
development work. Mr. Lee is highly experienced in land work covering minerals
as well as oil and gas in the United States Southwest." Upon his appointment
as a director, Mr. Lee was awarded stock options to acquire up to 500,000
shares of Trigon, exercisable at $0.29 per share for a period of five years,
with one third of such options being exercisable on issuance of the options,
one third being exercisable after six months, and the remaining one third
being exercisable after 12 months following issuance, subject to the terms of
Trigon's stock option plan and regulatory approval.
    Mr. Lee has recently completed a term as President of the American
Association of Professional Landmen. He has been an active member of the
American Association of Landmen since 1976, serving as second vice president
in 1993, first vice president in 2005, and as the AAPL region VIII (Southwest)
director for more than 20 years. He has also served on numerous Boards of
Directors, including Santa Fe Trust, Zia Title, Fellowship of Christian
Athletes, Hoffmantown Church and the New Mexico Baptist Foundation. He has
worked extensively in the oil and gas and mining industries. He is a member of
the Board of Directors of Independent Petroleum Association of New Mexico and
is a Hall of Fame recipient of the Independent Petroleum Association of
America. He is also past president of the Rocky Mountain Association of
Mineral Landmen. Mr. Lee and his team have been effecting the United States
potash land permit applications and related work of Intercontinental Potash
Corp., a company in which Trigon holds approximately 34 % interest.

    Options to be awarded to Kevin Strong, Chief Financial Officer of Trigon:
    Mr. Kevin Strong, the Chief Financial Officer of Trigon, has been awarded
100,000 options to acquire shares of Trigon, exercisable at $0.29 per share
for a period of five years, subject to the terms of Trigon's stock option plan
and regulatory approval. Half of the options are exercisable immediately and
the remaining 50,000 options will become exercisable four months following
issuance of the options.

    About Trigon Uranium Corp. and Intercontinental Potash Corp.

    Trigon Uranium Corp. is a uranium exploration and development company
focused on deposits of the United States Southwest, with operations focused
from its Golden, Colorado office. Trigon holds approximately 34 % of
Intercontinental Potash Corp., a private company involved in the acquisition,
exploration, and development of potash and potash-related mineral lands in the
United States Southwest. Trigon also holds an option, expiring September 21,
2008, to acquire up to an additional 16 % in Intercontinental Potash, so as to
maintain at 50 % its interest in the company. Trigon provides management
services to Intercontinental Potash in respect of exploration and
administration. The shares of Trigon trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under
the symbol "TEL".

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    The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. This release
includes certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements".
All statements in this release, other than statements of historical facts,
that address future developments that Trigon expects to occur, are
forward-looking statements. Although Trigon believes the expectations
expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable
assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and
actual results or developments may differ materially from those in the
forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially from those in forward looking statements include market prices,
exploitation and exploration successes, and continued availability of capital
and financing and general economic, market or business conditions. Investors
are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future
performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from
those projected in the forward-looking statements. Except as expressly
required by securities laws, Trigon does not assume any obligation to update
or revise its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.

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For further information:

For further information: please visit or
contact: Trigon Uranium Corp., Sidney Himmel, President and CEO, T: (303)
216-2916; CHF Investor Relations, Jeanny So, Director of Operations, T: (416)
868-1079 x 225, E:; Jacqueline Wagenaar, Account Manager, T:
(416) 868-1079 x 289, E:

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