LAC-MÉGANTIC, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - May 26, 2011) - Representatives of the media are invited to a news conference during which the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry and Minister of State (Agriculture), will make an important announcement regarding communities in the Du Granit RCM.

Date:Thursday, May 26, 2011
Time:11:30 a.m.
Location:SADC Région de Mégantic
5137 Frontenac Street
Lac-Mégantic, Quebec

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Contact Information:

Suzanne Thebarge
Communications
Canada Economic Development
514-496-6714
suzanne.thebarge@dec-ced.gc.ca

Benoit Fortin
Special Assistant, Communications
Office of the Honourable Denis Lebel
819-997-3319
benoit.fortin@dec-ced.gc.ca