Norstra Featured in Montana Newspaper

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, April 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NORSTRA ENERGY INC. WWW.NORSTRAENERGY.COM (OTCBB:NORX) ("Norstra" or the "Company") is pleased to draw its investors' attention to a recent article in the Fairfield Sun, a leading newspaper with a 100 year history of serving North Central Montana, which provides information on Norstra, its planned operations as well as its President, Mr. Glen Landry.

The article touches on Norstra's plans with the South Sun River Bakken Prospect and the recent agreement the Company entered into with Summit West Oil. The article also features an interview with Mr. Glen Landry regarding the positive and extensive seismic information available on the Company's Bakken Prospect as well as the anticipated AFE from Summit.

"The reception we have received in Montana has been very encouraging. Our operator and all involved trades are enthusiastic about our prospect and are eager to start breaking ground. The Fairfield Sun is one of the newspapers and publications which have been speaking to us about our activities in the region. Everyone has been overwhelmingly supportive. I believe that we will be able to hit the ground running," commented Mr. Landry.

The full text of the Fairfield Sun article can be found at the following address:

About Norstra Energy Inc.

Norstra Energy Inc., a US based oil and gas exploration company with interests in over 10,000 acres of prime Bakken formation land in Montana. The company is targeting the South Sun River Prospect for a Bakken drilling program proving the prospect up from exploration to production.


This press release and the Fairfield Sun article to which is refers contains "forward-looking statements". Statements in this press release and in the article to which it refers which are not purely historical are forward-looking statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future, and specifically references to the timing of exploration and drilling work on the South Sun River Prospect, the resource potential of the South Sun River Prospect, and future plans and objectives of Norstra Energy Inc. The reader can identify these forward-looking statements by forward-looking words such as "may," "will," "expect," "potential," "anticipate," "forecast," "believe," "estimate," "project," "plan," "continue" or similar words. The reader should read statements that contain these words carefully because they discuss future expectations, contain projections of future results of operations or of financial condition, or state other forward-looking information. Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding potential oil production, revenues, expansion efforts, the impact horizontal drilling and completion technology, the resource potential of the Western Montana Bakken Oil Play or the Bakken Formation, generally. The risk factors listed in our disclosure documents and the cautionary language on the Company's website provide examples of risks, uncertainties and events that may cause actual results to differ materially from the expectations and projections described by Norstra in its forward-looking statements. Actual results relating to, among other things, oil reserves, production, revenues and profitability could differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements. Factors affecting forward-looking statements include: results of exploration activities, ability to secure operations staff and equipment; changes in the operating costs; changes in economic conditions, foreign exchange and other financial markets; changes of the interest rates on borrowings; in the investments levels; litigation; legislation; environmental, judicial, regulatory, political and competitive developments in areas in which Norstra operates; technological, mechanical and operational difficulties encountered in connection with Norstra's development activities; and labor relation matters and costs. The reader should refer to the risk disclosures set out in the periodic reports and other disclosure documents filed by Norstra from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulatory authorities.

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