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  1. Construction company says Winnipeg football stadium built as orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Brandon Sun

    Winnipeg Blue Bombers' new home Investors Group Field prior to the first day of Rookie Training Camp in Winnipeg on May 29, 2012. The construction company that built Winnipeg's new football stadium is standing behind its work.

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  2. Baldwin running roughshod over CAMFA oppositionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Airdrie City View

    It would be an understatement to say Airdrie Northern Raiders standout running back Jordan Baldwin has been on a tear this season. Already a two-time Calgary and Area Midget Football Association all-star, the 5'8' 180-pound Baldwin will, in all likelihood, become just the sixth player in league history to be bestowed with the all-star honour a third time by season's end.

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  3. What's In Your Fridge: Kevin "Sipreano" HowesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Georgia Straight

    What's in Your Fridge is where the Straight asks interesting Vancouverites about their life-changing concerts, favourite albums, and, most importantly, what's sitting beside the Heinz Ketchup in their custom-made Big Chill Retropolitan 20.6 cubic-foot refrigerators. Hello folks, my name is Kevin James Howes .

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  4. The Quiz: You vs. the Maclean's GeniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | MacLeans

    This week, we tested our Genius Peter Dyakowski on everything from the Great Lakes to the NBA. Can you beat his 67 per cent? People in canoes travelling through Peterborough lift the lock on Trent-Severn Waterway in Peterborough, Ontario.

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  5. $1.5 million gift to Dinos football honours memory of John ForzaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Market Wire

    The life and legacy of John Forzani have been recognized with the largest single gift in the history of the University of Calgary Dinos. The Dinos 5th Quarter Association, together with the Forzani Group Foundation, the Flames Foundation for Life, and the View West Foundation, announced Thursday a gift of $1.5 million to create the John Forzani Memorial Athletic Awards, which will provide scholarships for student-athletes on the Dinos football team.

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  6. Harper plans to hold onto his seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Rick Mostert, president of FC Woodworks Inc., use an Edgebender to put an edge on a piece of wood Thursday. Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he's confident his Conservatives will hold onto three ridings in Winnipeg in which Tory MPs are leaving politics.

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  7. Checking Down: Passaglia, Chris Williams and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | CFL.ca

    While mini-camps continued with the Eskimos and Blue Bombers in Florida, the biggest splash of the week was made by the Ottawa REDBLACKS, who made a major signing in Chris Williams. With player signings, mini-camps and some interesting debate among players, see what's making news this week around the CFL with the latest edition of Checking Down : The Lions held free agent camps last weekend in Atlanta and Washington D.C., giving hidden talented players the opportunity to dazzle scouts and earn an invite to the team's mini-camp later this month.

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  8. Stadium a rush job: builderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Melissa Tait / Winnipeg Free Press files Investors Group Field opened June 27, 2013. Contractor Stuart Olson is being sued for the stadium s multiple problems.

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  9. MacKinnon: Eskimos reward Hervey with contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Edmonton Journal

    The Edmonton Eskimos announced on April 23, 2015 that General Manager Ed Hervey's contract has been extended and he has also been named Vice-President of Football Operations for the CFL club. Video by Larry Wong, Edmonton Journal.

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  10. 5-2-1-0 inspires Play BoxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The B.C. Lions will be in attendance at the 5-2-1-0 Community Play Boxes event, which will be held at Memorial Park on Saturday, May 2nd from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The health-conscious game playing sessions, hosted in partnership with the Fraser Valley Regional District Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services and Fraser Health Authourity are premiering in Hope as a first of its kind. "It's about collectively taking responsibility for the health and welfare of our community," said Milly Marshall, manager of Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services.

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  11. Stuart Olson alleges Triple B, province knew about design issues at Investors Group FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In March Triple B Stadium - the shell company that owns Investors Group Field - filed a statement of claim against Stuart Olson and architect Ray Wan for dozens of design and construction flaws. Stuart Olson filed a statement of defence today.

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  12. Vickberg named Langley Township's Eric Flowerdew Award winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Langley Advance

    Howie Vickberg received Langley Township's Eric Flowerdew Volunteer of the Year Award from Mayor Jack Froese and event co-emcee Cassidy Hryckiw. Howie Vickberg received Langley Township's Eric Flowerdew Volunteer of the Year Award from Mayor Jack Froese and event co-emcee Cassidy Hryckiw.

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  13. Builder strikes back: Stuart Olson blames province and BBB for rush job on stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CBC News

    Triple B Stadium Inc.'s statement of claim contains scathing allegations of poor drainage, insufficient insulation, badly poured concrete and a host of other issues at Investors Group Field in Winnipeg. Construction company Stuart Olson has now responded with a statement of defence and a cross-claim of its own against architectural firm Raymond Wan.

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  14. Eskimos extend Hervey's contract through 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Edmonton Journal

    A video excerpt from our Edmonton Oilers podcast. This week Journal hockey writer Jim Matheson discusses what Connor McDavid would mean to the Edmonton Oilers.

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  15. Fred UnLEEshed: April 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Vancouver Courier

    CTV news anchor and senior reporter Mi-Jung Lee chronicled her own battle with breast cancer at Judi Miller Knapp's final Nite of Hope breast cancer benefit. Shelley Leonhardt and Peggy O'Brien co-chaired the final Nite of Hope fundraiser.

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  16. Bombers sign three more AmericansRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | My Manitoba.com

    The Winnipeg Blue Bombers signed a kicker, a receiver and a defensive back Thursday - all from south of the border - five weeks before the start of CFL training camps. Receiver Ja-Mes Logan , 24, spent from 2010-2013 at the University of Mississippi, red-shirting in 2009.

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  17. Vanstone: Riders legend Elgaard joining another shrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Canada.com

    Roughriders slotback Ray Elgaard, who is joining Mike Ditka's Gridiron Greats Hall of Fame, tramples Calgary Stampeders defenders on Oct. 23, 1993, at Taylor Field. The legendary Saskatchewan Roughriders slotback routinely levelled many of the would-be tacklers who had the misfortune of being in his path.

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  18. Eskimos, GM Hervey agree to contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CFL.ca

    Not long after the Eskimos engineered a dramatic 2014 turnaround, the team has rewarded General Manager Ed Hervey with a contract extension. The extension sees Hervey also named Vice President of Football Operations and keeps him with the Green and Gold through the 2017 season.

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  19. Grey Cup winner takes helm of Nanaimo school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Nanaimo News Bulletin

    John Blain is the school district's new superintendent and chief executive officer. Blain was acting superintendent and deputy superintendent when his appointment was announced last week.

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  20. Eskimos give general manager Ed Hervey contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Globe and Mail

    Edmonton Eskimos general manager Ed Hervey looks over Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton on August 1, 2013. Edmonton Eskimos general manager Ed Hervey looks over Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton on August 1, 2013.

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