The TSX Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

CONTACT: CHF Investor Relations         Cathy Hume         T. (416) 868-1079 x 231         Email: cathy@chfir.com         Website: www.chfir.com                  The Howard Group Investor Relations         Jeff Walker         T. (888) 221-0915         Email: info@howardgroupinc.com         Website: www.howardgroupinc.com                  Pure Nickel Inc.         David McPherson         President and CEO         T. (416) 644-0066         Email:  info@purenickel.com         Website: www.purenickel.com