VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 22, 2015) - NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC. (TSX:NG)(NYSE MKT:NG) will release its third quarter financial results after market close October 6th, 2015. The conference call and webcast, to discuss these results, will take place October 7th, 2015 at 8:00 am PT (11:00 am ET). The webcast and conference call-in details are provided below.

Webcast: www.novagold.com/investors/events/
North American callers: 1-866-426-5215
International callers: 1-704-908-0398
Conference ID: 44759099

The webcast will be archived on NOVAGOLD's website for one year. For a transcript of the call please email info@novagold.com.

Please note: NOVAGOLD's newly redesigned website is now live. The website has been updated to present key company information in a cleaner, more intuitive way while embodying NOVAGOLD's brand, core values and current status. The Company invites you to visit the new website at www.novagold.com.

Contact Information:

NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC.
Melanie Hennessey
Vice President, Corporate Communications
604-669-6227 or 1-866-669-6227

NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC.
Erin O'Toole
Analyst, Investor Relations
604-669-6227 or 1-866-669-6227
www.novagold.com