Noront Resources Announces No Material Change

TORONTO, ONTARIO July 15, 2009. Noront Resources Ltd. (“Noront” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: NOT) announced today that there are no corporate developments or undisclosed material changes involving the Corporation to account for its recent rise in stock price. Noront released an Exploration Update on June 29, 2009 http://www.norontresources.com/News/Release/147 outlining the current status on drilling at its Eagle One high-grade nickel, copper, PGM discovery. As discussed in that press release, all outstanding assays on Eagle One are pending and will be released when compiled.

About Noront Resources
Noront Resources is focused on its significant and multiple, high-grade nickel-copper-platinum-palladium, chromite and vanadium discoveries in an area known as the “Ring of Fire”, an emerging multi-metals district located in the James Bay Lowlands of Ontario, Canada. Noront is the dominant land holder at the Ring of Fire and continues to delineate and prove up its discoveries with NI 43-101 technical and economic reports and an aggressive drill plan for 2009.

For further information please contact Joanne Jobin, Vice President, Corporate Communications at (416) 356-1444, e-mail at investor.relations@norontresources.com or visit Noront’s website at: http://www.norontresources.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
”Wesley (Wes) Hanson
President & Chief Executive Officer”

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