Midland Identifies New Drilling Targets on La Peltrie, Southeast of Detour Gold's Zone 58N

Midland Exploration Inc.

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - April 19, 2017) - Midland Exploration Inc. ("Midland") (TSX VENTURE:MD) is pleased to announce that several new drilling targets have been identified following an OreVision® IP ("OreVision") induced polarization survey conducted on its La Peltrie gold project. This property with strong gold potential is wholly owned by Midland and is located approximately 25 kilometres southeast of Zone 58N, a high-grade gold zone in the Lower Detour area held by Detour Gold Corp. ("Detour Gold"). The La Peltrie property consists of 517 claims totalling approximately 286 square kilometres and covers, over more than 25 kilometres, a series of interpreted NW-SE-trending subsidiary faults to the south of the regional Lower Detour Fault.