High Plains Gas to Hold Investor Update Conference Call

Jun 14, 2011, 09:15 ET from High Plains Gas, Inc.

GILLETTE, Wyo., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- High Plains Gas, Inc. (OTC: HPGS) announced it will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT, on Thursday, June 30, 2011 to provide a business update as well as answer questions.  The Company will give an update on the progress of transition activities related to acquisitions, operations updates, and discuss the results of the Annual General Meeting scheduled for June 29th, 2011.

To access the call in the U.S. please dial 1-877-941-1427 and for international calls dial 1-480-629-9664 approximately 10 minutes prior to the start of the conference.  The conference ID is 4447950.  The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet and available for replay for 90 days at www.highplainsgas.com.  In addition, a replay of the call will be available via telephone for two business days, beginning two hours after the call.  To listen to the replay, in the U.S., please dial 1-800-406-7325 and internationally, 1-303-590-3030.  Enter access code 4447950.

About the Company

High Plains Gas, Inc. is a Gillette, Wyoming based energy company actively engaged in the acquisition, development and production of natural gas primarily in the Powder River Basin.  The Company recently acquired CEP – M Purchase LLC, which currently owns the former Marathon "North & South Fairway" assets.  These assets consist of 1614 Coal Bed Methane Wells with associated flow lines and over 155,000 net acres. This combined with the company's existing 92 natural gas wells gives the company a strong foundation in the natural gas industry. High Plains Gas will pursue expansion opportunities for the profitable production and transmission of natural gas. High Plains Gas believes it has unique expertise and experience in the refurbishment and reactivation of wells that produce natural gas from coal bed methane formations that helps position it strategically in the Powder River Basin.

Safe Harbor

Statements made about our future expectations are forward-looking statements and subject to risks and uncertainties as described in our most recent filings made with the US Securities and Exchange commission, and are subject to change at any time. Our actual results could differ materially from these forward-looking statements. We undertake no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statement.

High Plains Gas, Inc.
P.O. Box 1564
Gillette, WY 82717
(307) 686-5030
Email: ir@highplainsgas.com

IR Agency Contact:
Lippert/Heilshorn & Associates, Inc.
Becky Herrick
(415) 433-3777

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