Latest Bill Boyd Stories

2009-04-28 11:54:52

The central Canadian province of Saskatchewan is poised to become the country's top conventional oil producer, bumping Alberta into second place. Speaking at a convention in Regina Monday, Saskatchewan Energy and Resources Minister Bill Boyd said oil production set a record of 161 million barrels last year as Alberta's output fell 191.6 million barrels in 2007, the Regina Leader-Post reported. Alberta production statistics aren't scheduled to be released until June, officials said. The...

2008-07-21 15:00:56

The Pacific NorthWest Economic Region (PNWER) today announced that Saskatchewan, one of Canada's fastest growing provincial economies, has become a member of the organization, joining British Columbia, Alberta, Yukon, Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho and Alaska. PNWER's President, Representative George Eskridge of Idaho, welcomed a delegation from Saskatchewan led by the Honourable Bill Boyd, Minister of Intergovernmental Relations, to the 2008 Annual PNWER Summit, taking place this week...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'