Minera Alamos Inc. (the “Company” or “Minera Alamos”) (TSX VENTURE:MAI) is pleased to report the initial results from its Phase 1 drill program at the Santana gold project, Sonora, Mexico. The 2018 drill program is the first exploration drilling to be conducted at Santana since 2011. The first three holes were drilled near or within the Nicho deposit and were intended to evaluate mineralized extensions of previous exploration programs. All drill holes encountered zones of disseminated gold mineralization. Initial results support the Company’s long held belief that there are numerous exploration targets in the Santana project area that could add significantly to the ongoing development plans of a proposed heap-leach operation currently awaiting receipt of commercial-scale permits from the Mexican authorities (see release dated July 26th, 2018).