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CALGARY, June 8 /CNW/ - Western Oil Sands Inc. (TSX: WTO) ("Western")
announced today the Company will provide a corporate update in conjunction
with its Annual General Meeting to be held on June 12, 2007 at the
Metropolitan Centre in Calgary, Alberta.
A live audio webcast and presentation slides may be viewed online via
Western's website at www.westernoilsands.com at approximately 3:45 p.m.
Mountain Time (5:45 p.m. Eastern Time). The webcast will be archived on the
Company's website following the meeting.
About Western Oil Sands
Western Oil Sands Inc. is a Canadian corporation listed on the Toronto
Stock Exchange under the symbol WTO. Western's vision is to create shareholder
value through the opportunity capture and development of large, world-class
hydrocarbon resources. Western's primary asset is its 20 per cent undivided
interest in the Athabasca Oil Sands Project. Western is also pursuing
initiatives related to in-situ and technology development as well as
downstream opportunities. WesternZagros Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary, is
pursuing conventional oil and gas exploration opportunities in the Federal
Region of Kurdistan in Northern Iraq. For additional information, visit
For further information:
For further information: Dorreen Miller, Manager, Investor Relations and
Communications, (403) 233-1757