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Chinook Energy Inc. Announces Approval of All Resolutions at 2019 Annual and Special Meeting

CALGARY, Alberta, May 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chinook Energy Inc. (CKE.TO) ("Chinook") is pleased to announce the voting results from its annual and special meeting of shareholders held on May 14, 2019.  A total of 126,205,555 common shares, representing approximately 56.43% of Chinook's issued and outstanding shares, were represented in person or by proxy at the meeting.

The following nominees were elected as directors of Chinook for the ensuing year, with the specific voting results being as follows:

 Nominee Votes For Votes Withheld
 Jill T. Angevine 90,998,621 28,317,446
 Robert J. Herdman 90,978,359 28,337,708
 Robert J. Iverach 90,999,621 28,316,446
 Walter J. Vrataric 91,008,702 28,307,365
 P. Grant Wierzba 88,485,053 30,831,014

In addition, all other resolutions presented at the meeting were approved by Chinook's shareholders, including the appointment of KPMG LLP as auditors and the approval of all unallocated options under Chinook's share option plan. Detailed voting results for all resolutions will be posted under Chinook's profile at www.sedar.com.

An updated corporate presentation presented at the annual and special meeting is available for viewing on Chinook's website at www.chinookenergyinc.com.

About Chinook Energy Inc.

Chinook is a Calgary-based public oil and natural gas exploration and development company which is focused on realizing per share growth from its large contiguous Montney liquids-rich natural gas position at Birley/Umbach, British Columbia.

For further information please contact:

Walter Vrataric
President and Chief Executive Officer
Chinook Energy Inc.
Telephone: (403) 261-6883
Website: www.chinookenergyinc.com
Jason Dranchuk
Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Chinook Energy Inc.
Telephone: (403) 261-6883