Argonaut Gold Confirms Filing of Prefeasibility Study for the Magino Project in Wawa, Ontario

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2014) – Argonaut Gold Inc. (TSX:AR) (“Argonaut Gold”, “Argonaut” or the “Company”) is pleased to confirm the filing today of its prefeasibility study in relation to its Magino Property in Wawa, Ontario, pursuant to National Instrument 43-101 of the Canadian Securities Administrators. For further information on the Magino Project, please see the technical report entitled “Preliminary Feasibility Study Technical Report For the Magino Project, Wawa, Ontario, Canada” effective date of December 17, 2013 and available on www.sedar.com and under the Company’s profile as well as the Company’s website, www.argonautgold.com.