TORONTO, ONTARIO and NUCLA, COLORADO--(Marketwired - Oct. 3, 2016) - Western Uranium Corporation (CSE:WUC)(OTCQX:WSTRF) ("Western" or the "Company") announces that it has granted an aggregate of 1,075,000 options to purchase common shares to a number of officers, consultants, directors and employees of the Company under the Company's Incentive Stock Option Plan. The options shall have an exercise price of Cdn.$2.50 vesting equally over three years commencing initially on the date of grant and thereafter on October 31, 2016, and March 31, 2017 with a five-year term from the date of vesting.

About Western Uranium Corporation

Western Uranium Corporation is a Colorado-based uranium and vanadium conventional mining company focused on low cost near-term production of uranium and vanadium in the western United States.


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Western Uranium Corporation
George Glasier
President and CEO

Western Uranium Corporation
Michael Skutezky
Chairman of the Board