Kiska Enters Exploration Agreement with Baker Hughes

Kiska Enters Exploration Agreement with Baker Hughes 
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/06/13 -- Kiska
Metals Corporation ("Kiska" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:KSK) is
pleased to report that Geoinformatics Alaska Exploration Inc., a
wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, has signed an exploration
agreement with Baker Hughes Oilfield Operations, Inc., ("Baker
Hughes"). Under this agreement Baker Hughes has the right to explore
the Hilltop Property for barite minerals on the Company's 82
unpatented lode mining claims located in Lander County, Nevada. 
Baker Hughes will make a one-time payment of US$35,000 within 30 days
of executing this agreement and will pay mining claim maintenance
fees while the agreement is in effect. Baker Hughes will have the
right and option at any time during the three year term to enter into
an exclusive 20 year mining lease on the property. Kiska will receive
a royalty of US$2.00 per ton of finished barite ore produced from the
property. Once Baker Hughes enters into a mining lease arrangement,
they will be obligated to make advance minimum royalty payments until
production is commenced. The agreement does not cover precious and
base metal products and Baker Hughes will make their drill splits
available for Kiska's analytical work. Hilltop and the nearby
Colorback properties were acquired for their sediment-hosted gold
potential and are strategically located in the Cortez-Battle Mountain
trend. 
Baker Hughes is a worldwide supplier of oilfield services,
technology, products and systems to the worldwide oil and natural gas
industry with operations in more than 80 countries. 
"We are very pleased to have signed this exploration agreement with
Baker Hughes and we wish them well as they work to unlock the barite
potential of the Hilltop Property," stated Jason Weber, President and
CEO of Kiska Metals. "In addition to this agreement with Baker
Hughes, Kiska's goal will be to secure a partner to continue gold
exploration on these properties." 
About Kiska Metals Corporation 
Kiska Metals Corporation is a mineral exploration company with a
diverse portfolio of gold and copper projects throughout North
America and Australia. This portfolio is anchored by the Whistler
property, Alaska, a district-scale gold-copper porphyry project with
excellent exploration potential and includes the Whistler Deposit (a
2.25 M oz gold-equivalent indicated resource of 79.2 million tonnes
averaging 0.51 g/t gold, 1.97 g/t silver and 0.17% copper and a 3.35
M oz. gold equivalent inferred resource of 145.8 million tonnes
averaging 0.40 g/t gold, 1.75 g/t silver and 0.15% copper). Kiska has
numerous gold and copper projects available for option-joint venture
as well as an extensive royalty portfolio available for purchase. 
On behalf of Kiska Metals Corporation 
Jason Weber, P.Geo., President & CEO 
CAUTIONARY STATEMENT: No stock exchange, securities commission or
other regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the
information contained herein. This News Release includes certain
"forward-looking statements". Other than statements of historical
fact, all statements included in this release, including, without
limitation, statements regarding future plans and objectives of Kiska
Metals Corporation, are forward-looking statements that involve
various risks and uncertainties. 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 Kiska's expectations are the risks detailed
herein and from time to time in the filings made by Kiska Metals
Corporation with securities regulators. Those filings can be found on
the Internet at http://www.sedar.com and http://www.sec.gov.
Contacts:
Kiska Metals Corporation
Candice Ridyard
Investor Relations
604.669.6660 
Kiska Metals Corporation
Jason Weber
604.669.6660
604.669.0898 (FAX)
www.kiskametals.com
 
 
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