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PFN NEWS - March 31 2008
March 31, 2008 Vancouver -- Pacific North West Capital Corp. (TSX: PFN, OTCBB: PAWEF, Frankfurt: P7J) (the "Company") announces that further to its news release dated March 17, 2008, the Company is pleased to announce that it has completed its non-brokered private placement and has issued 6,000,000 flow-through units at a price of $0.50 per unit for gross proceeds of $3,000,000. Each unit consisted of one flow-through common share in the capital of the Company and one-half of one non-transferable, non flow-through share purchase warrant. Each whole Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional non flow-through common share for a period of twelve months from the closing date at a price of $0.60 per warrant share.
In addition, the Company has also issued 700,000 units to Stillwater Mining Company at a purchase price of $0.50 per unit for gross proceeds of $350,000. Each unit consisted of one common share in the capital of the Company and one-half of one non-transferable share purchase warrant. Each whole Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional common share for a period of twelve months from the closing date at a price of $0.60 per warrant share.
The proceeds of the private placement received from the sale of the flow-through shares will be used for drilling and exploration on the Company's PGM and Nickel projects in Canada.
In connection with this closing, the Company has paid an aggregate of $75,000 and has issued 210,000 common shares and 300,000 share purchase warrants as a finder's fee. Each whole warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional common share for a period of twelve months from the date of closing at a price of $0.60 per warrant share.
In compliance with Canadian securities law, all of the securities issued in connection with this private placement are subject to a hold period which will expire August 1, 2008.
About Pacific North West Capital Corp.
Pacific North West Capital Corp. (TSX.PFN OTCBB.PAWEF Frankfurt.P7J) is a mineral exploration company focused on Platinum Group Metals (PGMs) and Base Metals. Management's corporate philosophy is to be a Project Generator, Explorer and Project Operator with the objective of option/joint venturing projects with major mining companies through to production. To that end, Pacific North West Capital's current option/joint ventures agreements are with Anglo Platinum, Stillwater Mining Company, Xstrata Nickel, First Nickel, Benton Resources and SOQUEM.
The Company has over $11 million in working capital and securities.
of the Board of Directors
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