VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 8, 2015) - Copper North Mining Corp. ("Copper North" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:COL) announces that the Company has granted 150,000 stock options to an employee.

The stock options have an exercise price of $0.07 per share and vest over a two year period: one-third vesting on the date of grant, one-third on the first anniversary date and one-third on the second anniversary date. The stock options expire on January 7, 2020 and are subject to the terms of the Company's stock option plan.

On behalf of the Board of Directors:

Dr. Harlan Meade, President, CEO and Director

About Copper North

Copper North is a Canadian mineral exploration and development company. Copper North's assets include the Carmacks Project located in the Yukon, the Redstone Property located in the Northwest Territories, and the Thor Property in British Columbia. Copper North trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol COL.

Contact Information:

Copper North Mining Corp.
Dr. Harlan Meade
President and Chief Executive Officer
604 398 3451