Vancouver, BC, February 6, 2014: Rio Grande Mining Corp. (RGV: TSX.V) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has received regulatory approval to an agreement to purchase a 100% interest in the Zim Frac claims located approximately 2 km north east of the town of Golden in south eastern British Columbia in consideration for the issuance of 2,000,000 common shares, subject to a 2% NSR (refer to the Company’s press release dated January 28, 2014).

A finder’s fee has also been paid through the issuance of an aggregate of 200,000 common shares.

The securities have been issued having a hold period expiring June 7, 2014.

On behalf of the Board of Directors,


Adrian Lamoureux
President & CEO

For more information please contact the Company at 1 604 669 9330 or email


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