Western Exploration LLC has recently completed its "go public" transaction via reverse take-over of Crystal Peak Minerals Inc. to form Western Exploration Inc. (the "Company").

The Company anticipates that its common shares will commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "WEX" in early January 2022, subject to the satisfaction by the Company of certain conditions, including final approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

For additional information, please contact Nichole Cowles, Director of Investor Relations, at nicholecowles@westernexploration.com.