Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference

August 25, 2006

WHITEHORSE -- On August 28 and 29, 2006, the Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources Canada, and the Honourable Archie Lang, Yukon Minister of Energy, Mines and Resources, will co-chair the 2006 Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference. The conference, which is the 63rd annual meeting of its kind, will bring together ministers from each of the provinces and territories.

Yukon Convention Centre
Whitehorse, Yukon

Ministerial Co-chairs will be available to the media for a press conference at the following times:

Energy Meeting (August 28, 2006) 5:15 p.m. (PDT)
Mines Meeting (August 29, 2006) 5:15 p.m. (PDT)

Media accreditation will be provided on-site.
For more information:

Emma Welford
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister
Natural Resources Canada

Peter Carr
Cabinet Communications Advisor
Yukon Energy, Mines and Resources

Bonnie King
Yukon Energy, Mines and

Natural Resources Canada

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