Midland Identifies New Gold Showings With Grab Samples Yielding up to 22.6 g/t Au on its James Bay Gold Project

Midland Exploration Inc.

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 3, 2017) - Midland Exploration inc. ("Midland") (TSX VENTURE:MD) is pleased to report the most recent results of a prospection campaign on the Lasalle property of its James Bay Gold project (wholly owned by Midland). The Lasalle property is located about 35 kilometers south of Hydro-Quebec's LG-3 airport and of the Trans-Taïga road. The highlight of the 2017 campaign is the discovery of three new gold showings along a gold-bearing shear zone that is several kilometers long, located at a metasediments/metavolcanics contact. The three new gold showings returned respectively 22.6 g/t Au, 7.03 g/t Au and 2.35 g/t Au.