TYHEE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL CLOSING OF PRIVATE PLACEMENT AND INCREASE IN SIZE OF PRIVATE PLACEMENT
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Friday, December 18, 2009)-- Tyhee Development Corp. (TSX Venture, TDC) (the “Company”) has completed a further closing of its 15,000,000 Flow Through Share financing announced on December 9, 2009. In this closing a total of 5,982,000 Flow Through Shares at a price of $0.20 per Flow Through Share were issued, for proceeds of $1,196,400. Loewen Ondaatjie McCutcheon Limited acted as agent for the placement. The Flow Through Shares are subject to a four month hold period expiring April 19, 2010.
The Company and LOM expect to complete the entire private placement before December 31, 2009. The Company has elected to increase the size of the private placement by 4,390,000 Flow Through Shares, to cover over-subscriptions. The increase will result in an additional $878,000 in gross proceeds to the Company. The funds from the private placement will be used for further exploration and development of the Company’s advanced-stage Yellowknife Gold Project.
This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to sell any of the securities in the United States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “U.S. Securities Act”) or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.
Tyhee Development Corp. is a gold exploration and development company working in the historic Yellowknife Gold Camp, NWT, Canada. It is the largest property holder in this camp and has the largest exploration and development program underway in the region. Its principal asset is the Yellowknife Gold Project which includes the Nicholas Lake, Ormsby, Goodwin Lake (13 km south of the Ormsby Zone), and the Clan Lake Zones (27 km south of the Ormsby Zone). All are centrally located on mineral claims and mining leases 50 to 90 km north of Yellowknife, NWT. (Note: only Nicholas Lake and Ormsby Zones are been included for permitting purposes).
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This news release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable securities laws, including statements relating to proposed or anticipated work programs and anticipated timing of permit applications. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Actual results and developments may differ materially from those contemplated by these statements. Factors which may lead the company to not proceed with anticipated work programs, construction or development projects and studies, to delay permit applications or delay the delivery of the feasibility study include factors such as analysis of the exploration results may lead to a determination that further exploration or development is not warranted, additional information requirements necessary to complete permit applications and the feasibility study may be delayed by weather and other constraints, insufficient funding, delays as a result of early or late onset of winter conditions, availability of personnel and equipment to conduct work programs, permit reviews, information requests and other factors not within the Company’s control. The factors identified above are not intended to represent a complete list of the factors that could affect the Company. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual actions, events or results to differ materially from those described in forwardlooking statements, there may be other factors that cause actions, events or results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The Company does not undertake to update forward-looking statements, except where required by law. Readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.