Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX): CVV
VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX - CVV)
("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce its acquisition of three
claim groups, totalling 6,687 ha, located in the Patterson Lake area of the
western Athabasca basin, Saskatchewan. The claims were competitively staked
on the first day of Saskatchewan's new map-based claim staking in December
2012, and are shown in the attached figure. The Company is reviewing plans
for exploration and is currently looking for a Joint Venture partner to
participate with exploration in this area, where there have been recent
uranium discoveries at shallow depths.
For map click here: http://www.canalaska.com/s/News.asp?ReportID=566288
CanAlaska has also finalized maintenance budgets on the Joint Ventured Cree
East and West McArthur projects. The Company is actively marketing a
participating interest in these projects through KPMG Transaction Advisory
Services, Hong Kong.
President Peter Dasler invites shareholders and participants at the Cambridge
House Investment conference in Vancouver on January 20 and 21 are invited to
visit the Company at booth 1314, and to participate at the Company's corporate
presentation to be held at Workshop 1 (Critical Metals) at 4.10pmSunday,
January 20, 2013 to hear and discuss details of the Company's activities.
About CanAlaska Uranium
CANALASKA URANIUM LTD. (CVV -- TSX, CVVUF -- OTCBB, DH7F -- Frankfurt) since
2004 has undertaken uranium exploration on multiple uranium projects in
Canada's Athabasca Basin -- the "Saudi Arabia of Uranium". The Company has
major international joint venture partners and is concentrating its activities
on these most advanced projects.
For more information, visit www.canalaska.com
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Peter Dasler, M.Sc., P.Geo., President & CEO,
CanAlaska Uranium Ltd.
The TSX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
or accuracy of this release: CUSIP# 13708P 10 2. This news release contains
certain "Forward-Looking Statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the
United States Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements,
other than statements of historical fact, included herein are forward-looking
statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. See www.canalaska.com
for full information on our Forward-Looking Statements There can be no
assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, and actual results
and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such
statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially from the Company's expectations are disclosed in the Company's
documents filed from time to time with the British Columbia Securities
Commission and the United States Securities & Exchange Commission.
Peter Dasler, President and CEO. Tel: +1.604.688.3211
SOURCE: CanAlaska Uranium Ltd.
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