Strategic Metals Ltd.

11:47 AM EST - Strategic Metals Ltd. : Announced new discoveries and other highlights from 2017 exploration programs it conducted on 11 of its 115 wholly owned Yukon properties. Vault is located between the Alaska Highway and the Wellgreen Deposit in southwest Yukon. Several sizeable very intense gold-in-soil anomalies (100 to > 10,000 ppb) have been outlined on hillsides flanking productive placer creeks that drain the property. A boulder composed of rusty quartz vein within pyritic sericitic schist was collected from one of the soil anomalies and returned 8.27 g/t gold. This highly prospective, well located orogenic gold target has never been drilled. Strategic Metals Ltd. shares (V.SMD) are trading down $0.01 at $0.41.