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Thursday Apr 17 | CBC News

Hundreds line up for Easter meal at Winnipeg's Agape Table

Agape Table's oven broke down two weeks ago, and the kitchen manager was cooking turkeys three at a time, then freezing the cooked meat.

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Thursday Apr 17 | The Winnipeg Free Press

Reviving the glory days

He saw it in action back in November, when he and some of his old teammates got a tour of the new digs during the 25th anniversary reunion of their 1988 Grey Cup-winning team.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The London Free Press

Blue Bombers rookie running back Nic Grigsby a two-sport star

The former University of Arizona Wildcats tailback has recently bounced between baseball and football like he bounced between defenders during Bombers mini-camp over the last three days at IMG Academy.

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On Saturday, members of the Canadian Football League Alumni Association met with officials from the Lake of Bays Brewing Company at the company's office in Baysville to announce a new partnership between the two sides.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Bomber hopeful sees gridiron as both an owner and a player

Urrutia, a 6-5, 232-pound receiver out of Louisville who is working out for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers at their annual mini-camp this week, is also the owner of a football team of his own.

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Related Topix: Canadian Football League, Canada, Sports, Brian Brohm, NFL Players, Hamilton Tiger Cats

The Winnipeg Free Press

Soccer match at stadium still a go

Investors Group Field has avoided a red card over design problems less than four weeks before a Canada-U.S. women's soccer game.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Bellefeuille making most of positives

It's fitting Marcel Bellefeuille, who's had to overcome obstacles and long odds all his life, has emerged as one of the lone survivors of the purge that followed the disastrous 2013 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Star Phoenix

Top 10 Games: 1989 Grey Cup an enduring classic

The 1989 Grey Cup was the unanimous choice when members of our five-person panel - Premier Brad Wall, Murray McCormick, Ian Hamilton, Kevin Mitchell and yours truly - were asked to rank the top 10 games in Roughriders history.

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Related Topix: Canadian Football League, Canada, Saskatchewan Roughriders, Hamilton Tiger Cats, Calgary Stampeders, Edmonton Eskimos

The Winnipeg Free Press

Stadium blues

Mayor Sam Katz was right when he said poor planning caused construction mistakes and cost overruns at Investors Group Field.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

New defensive guru looks only at future

If you were thinking getting fired from his last job after just five games had humbled Gary Etcheverry, well, think again.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Bombers' O'Shea: a different type of coach

Mike O'Shea offered some small, but perhaps revealing, glimpses here Sunday into what kind of head coach he intends to be during his first-ever practice as the new field boss of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Ex-NFLer has huge upside

The first type -- and by far the most common -- is the player whose NFL foray was short and sweet: the late-round draft pick from whom not much was expected or delivered; the free agent signee who didn't even make it to training camp; the rookie cut in the pre-season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Tennessee Titans, Gerald McRath, NFL Players, Canadian Football League, Canada,

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

NEW beginnings

The curtain will rise here this weekend on a new era of Winnipeg Blue Bombers football, giving Bombers fans their first indication of whether the 2014 production is going to be a hit, or just the latest in a long line of flops.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

MSNBC

Panthers sign CFL pass rusher Alex Hall

Alex Hall, who notched 15 sacks in 2013 for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, has signed with the Panthers, his new club said Friday.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Bombers ink import O-lineman

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers added another offensive lineman to their roster on Thursday, picking up import Quentin Saulsberry for his first CFL stint.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Passing blame for the stadium

Under the grandstand in Canad Inns Stadium Ken Hildahl, Chair, Board of Directors of the Winnipeg Football Club, Mayor Sam Katz, Premier Greg Selinger, David Asper, Executive Chairman of Creswin Properties Inc. and David Barnard, pres.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Star Phoenix

Vanstone: Grey Cup win seals the deal for Taman

Roughriders GM Brendan Taman addresses the crowd that was on hand at the Saskatchewan Legislature in Regina at the Grey Cup parade on November 26, 2013.

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Brandon Sun

Sound Off -- April 10, 2014

Why is the NDP government giving the new Winnipeg Blue Bombers stadium $4 million for upgrades? Is it our fault it wasn't built right? Why can't Brandon get $4 million for upgrades to the Keystone Centre or the airport? All the restaurants and hotels in Winnipeg that will be making a ton of money from the Grey Cup should be paying for upgrades to ... (more)

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Bombers add Ontario pair

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers added a pair of Ontarians to their roster Wednesday, signing offensive lineman Eric Armitage and defensive back Kevin Prempeh.

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Related Topix: Canadian Football League, Canada, Saskatchewan Roughriders, Mixed Martial Arts, Gina Carano, Ronda Rousey, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Baseball

The Winnipeg Free Press

Tories tap Bauer as their CEO

Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press Brian Pallister and Lyle Bauer at an announcement for Bauer s appointment as the Manitoba PC party s new CEO.

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