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Canada’s Crude-By-Rail Exports Surge To Record

Canada’s Crude-By-Rail Exports Surge To Record Oil & Gas  Oil Pipelines Oil & Gas Production Canada

Canadian crude-by-rail exports jumped to a record in June 2018, exceeding 200,000 bpd for the first time and nearly doubling compared to June last year, Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB) said in its latest crude oil exports data, in a sign that Canadian producers are increasingly using the railroad option to move their crude to market as pipeline capacity out of Canada is full.

Source: Canada’s Crude-By-Rail Exports Surge To Record

Wheat trade hoping for big export year

Wheat trade hoping for big export year Agriculture  Crops Canada

(CNS Canada) — Canadian wheat growers could find themselves popular with international buyers this winter, as world wheat stocks hit lows not seen for a decade. Marlene Boersch, managing partner at Mercantile Consulting Venture Inc., said the present 26-day wheat supply available to world markets, once China’s stockpiles are removed from the equation, should boost prices as the shipping season wears on.

Source: Wheat trade hoping for big export year

TODAY IS “CAPTAIN KEITH MIRAU DAY” IN GULL LAKE

TODAY IS “CAPTAIN KEITH MIRAU DAY” IN GULL LAKE GULL LAKE SouthWest Saskatchewan  Canada

Proclamation

WHEREAS August 9th is recognized as National Peacekeepers Day; and

WHEREAS on August 9th, 1974 a United Nations-marked Canadian transport aircraft was shot down during Peacekeeping duties, ultimately killing all nine personnel on board.  It was and still is the largest loss of Canadian Peacekeepers in a single day; and

WHEREAS the United Nations flag is raised and flown on August 9th to honour the memory of the many Canadians who have given their lives in the service of peace.  It also demonstrates our continued support of the brave men and women who are currently on active duty in foreign lands; and

WHEREAS Captain Keith Mirau of Gull Lake, Saskatchewan was among the nine Canadian peacekeepers who lost his life on that day; and

WHEREAS we honour his sacrifice and the sacrifices made by his family and loved ones at home.

THEREFORE, I, Blake Campbell, Mayor of the Town of Gull Lake, do hereby proclaim August 9th as Captain Keith Mirau Day in the Town of Gull Lake and urge all citizens to recognize the efforts made by all those who serve our country with honour.

TODAY IS “CAPTAIN KEITH MIRAU DAY” IN GULL LAKE GULL LAKE SouthWest Saskatchewan  Canada

Mayor Town of Gull Lake
August 30, 2016

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