Western Potash Corp. (the "Company") (TSXv: WPX, FSE: AHE) is pleased to announce that it has been granted its first potash permits in south-eastern Saskatchewan.  The three contiguous permits, KP-407, KP-408, and KP-409, granted by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Energy and Resources comprise a total of 123,948 acres.

Western Potash Corp. (the "Company") (TSXv: WPX, FSE: AHE) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Lockwood Financial Ltd. of Calgary Alberta to provide certain financial and marketing services for the Company.  The Company will pay Lockwood $10,000 per month and grant Lockwood up to 1,000,000 stock options at $1.25.

Western Potash Corp. (the "Company") (TSX.V: WPX) is  pleased to announce the successful completion of its initial public offering ("IPO") comprising 18,185,000 common shares (the "Offering") at an issue price of $1.10 CDN per share, for gross proceeds of $20,003,500 CDN.  Upon closing of the IPO, the Companys common shares began trading today on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "WPX".

A special note:

The following is a summary of the principal features of this Offering and should be read together with the more detailed information and financial data and statements contained elsewhere in this Prospectus. This summary is qualified in its entirety by the more detailed information contained herein and readers are directed to carefully review this Prospectus in its entirety. featured Western Potash Corp. in an interview with President Patricio Varas.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

A copy of this preliminary prospectus has been filed with the securities regulatory authorities in the Provinces of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario, but has not yet become final for the purpose of the sale of securities. Information contained in this preliminary prospectus may not be complete and may have to be amended. The securities may not be sold until a receipt for the prospectus is obtained from the securities regulatory authorities.