Highland Copper Co. Inc. filed a NI 43-101 technical report for the White Pine copper project located in the Upper Peninsula region of Michigan, as a condition for final acceptance by the TSX Venture Exchange for the proposed acquisition by Highland of all the rights, title and interests of Copper Range Co. (CRC) in White Pine.

During March, Highland and entered into an agreement to buy White Pine from CRC. Highland has already re-sampled core from 42 historical drill holes as part of a systematic data validation program, and continues drilling the North Mine area, having completed 10 drill holes to date.