SAVE THE DATE: NOVAGOLD Year-End 2016 Results Release, Conference Call and Webcast

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 10, 2017) - NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC. (TSX:NG)(NYSE MKT:NG) will release its fourth quarter and year-end 2016 financial results after market close on January 25th, 2017. The conference call and webcast to discuss these results will take place on January 26th, 2017 at 8:00 am PT (11:00 am ET). The webcast and conference call-in details are provided below.

North American callers: 1-866-426-5215
International callers: 1-704-908-0398
Conference ID: 49661317

The webcast will be archived on NOVAGOLD's website for one year. For a transcript of the call please email

Melanie Hennessey
Vice President, Corporate Communications

Erin O'Toole
Senior Stakeholder Relations Specialist
604-669-6227 or 1-866-669-6227