VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 8, 2016) - NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC. (TSX:NG)(NYSE MKT:NG) will release its second quarter financial results after market close on June 27th, 2016. The conference call and webcast to discuss these results will take place on June 28th, 2016 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: 27570814

The webcast will be archived on NOVAGOLD's website for one year. For a transcript of the call please email info@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
Senior Stakeholder Relations Specialist
604-669-6227 or 1-866-669-6227