VANCOUVER, Feb. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Copper and Gold Corporation (the "Company") (TSX:WRN; NYSE MKT:WRN) is pleased to announce that it has filed a technical report titled "Casino Project, Form NI 43-101F1 Technical Report Feasibility Study, Yukon, Canada" dated January 25, 2013 (the "Report").
The Report summarizes the results of a feasibility study on the Casino copper-gold project, which results were first reported by the Company in a news release dated January 7, 2013. The Report was prepared by M3 Engineering & Technology Corporation.
ABOUT WESTERN COPPER AND GOLD CORPORATION
Western Copper and Gold Corporation is a Vancouver-based exploration and development company with significant copper, gold and molybdenum resources and reserves. The Company has 100% ownership of the Casino Project located in the Yukon Territory. The Casino Project is one of the world's largest open-pittable gold, copper, silver and molybdenum deposits. For more information, visit www.westerncopperandgold.com.
On behalf of the board,
F. Dale Corman
Chairman & CEO
SOURCE: Western Copper and Gold Corporation
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