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  1. A game for the ages but still a loss - Winnipeg Blue Bombers season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | GlobalNews

    Five hours and 40 minutes. That's how long it took the Edmonton Eskimos to beat the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in Thursday's weather delayed season opener.

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  2. In the news today, June 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Vancouver Courier

    A couple sits in the rain as a lightning delay stopped play between the Edmonton Eskimos and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers during the first half of CFL action in Winnipeg Thursday, June 14, 2018. Parts of southern Saskatchewan and Manitoba were pounded by lots of hail and heavy rain in a storm that included tornado warnings in some areas.

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  3. Streveler Takes Hold Of Opportunity In WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Chris Streveler's first impression at South Dakota led to him winning the starting quarterback job and becoming one of the greatest players in program history.

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  4. Riders begin season against Grey Cup champion Argonauts in rematch of East finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Cape Breton Post

    Ed Gainey still can't shake a moment from the Toronto Argonauts' winning touchdown drive during last year's East Division final. The Saskatchewan Roughriders defensive back remembers teammate Willie Jefferson getting his hand on a Ricky Ray pass and tipping it, giving Gainey a chance for an interception.

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  5. Thousands without power after wild storm, tornado touchdown in southern ManitobaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | CBC News

    The skies lit up over southern Manitoba Thursday night as a lightning storm dropped hail the size of softballs over some areas, caused power outages and whipped up a tornado that touched down in the southwest corner of the province. Environment Canada confirmed a tornado touched down near Waskada, 280 kilometres southwest of Winnipeg just north of the U.S. border, in the evening.

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  6. Southern Manitoba gets hit with stormy, wild weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | GlobalNews

    Brief #tornado southwest of Waskada, MB at 7pm before being wrapped in rain. Still trying to edit some video and st twitter.com/i/web/status/1a - Sam Dienst June 15, 2018 In other areas, toonie sized hail hit Baldur and Winkler, loonie sized hail was seen south of Greenway and at La Riviere, quarter sized hail at Minto, Swan Lake and Hartney, nickel sized hail in Thornhill, golf ball sized hail in Manitou.

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  7. Eskimos edge Bombers 33-30 in CFLa s second-longest game in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Lethbridge Herald

    The Edmonton Eskimos downed the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 33-30 on Thursday in the second-longest game in CFL history. When the final gun sounded at 1:17 a.m. CT, Edmonton kicker Sean Whyte had given his team a three-point victory after lightning forced two weather delays in the action at Investors Group Field.

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  8. Eskimos edge Bombers in CFL's 2nd-longest game in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | CBC News

    The Edmonton Eskimos downed the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 33-30 on Thursday in the second-longest game in CFL history. Edmonton Eskimos' Alex Bazzie blocks the throw by Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Chris Streveler during the first half of CFL action in Winnipeg.

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  9. Lightning sparks epic delay of game for Bombers and Eskimos in WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | GlobalNews

    The first game of the regular season is normally an electric one for Canadian Football League fans but it was concerns about lightning that resulted in a nearly three-hour delay for a season-opening tilt between the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Edmonton Eskimos in Manitoba's capital on Thursday night. OFFICIALLY: 2 Hours and 55 Minutes, it's the longest weather delay in CFL regular season history.

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  10. Weather wreaks havoc at IGFRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    PHIL HOSSACK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS - Winnipeg Blue Bomber QB #17 Chris Streveler takes the snap in the 2nd quarter when play resumed after a weather delay Thursday at Investor's Group Field. Play was called due to weather again before the quarter ended.

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  11. Pilots, cheerleaders competing on 'Amazing Race Canada: Heroes Edition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | 680News

    Two-time national barrel racing champion Nancy Csabay, left, and three-time Olympian Mellisa Hollingsworth, both from Alberta are seen in this undated handout photo. This summer, on "The Amazing Race Canada: Heroes Edition" , there is also a professional barrel racer, an Olympian, two retired air force pilots and Toronto Argonaut cheerleaders.

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  12. Commish Randy Ambrosie: Still no definitive date on CFL Halifax expansionRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | Medincine Hat News

    Randy Ambrosie attended a historic CFL game in Winnipeg on Thursday and said he hopes football fans in Atlantic Canada will get to do the same thing one day. The league commissioner touched on a range of topics with reporters before the game between the Blue Bombers and Edmonton Eskimos, which was the earliest season-opener in CFL history - one day earlier than a June 15, 2004, match between Saskatchewan and Toronto.

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  13. Pilots, cheerleaders competing on a Amazing Race Canada: Heroes EditionaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | Lethbridge Herald

    They don't all wear capes and tights or bend steel in their bare hands. On the new season of "The Amazing Race Canada," the kind of 'heroes' viewers will get to know are those who wear military or police uniforms; who work as teachers, nurses, or launch charities.

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  14. Ex-Hawk Smith wins Calder Cup with TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Second City Hockey

    Former Chicago Blackhawk forward Ben Smith scored an empty-net goal in the Toronto Marlies 6-1 win over the Texas Stars in Game 7 to win the Calder Cup on Thursday at Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto. Smith, who was drafted by Chicago with the 169th overall pick in the sixth round in 2008, tallied 39 points in 156 career games with the Blackhawks .

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  15. Rick Zamperin: Ticats have a number of questions to answer in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | GlobalNews

    Maybe it's the pessimist in me, or that I'm just getting old and cranky, or a combination of both, but I think the Hamilton Tiger-Cats have to answer a lot of questions before they can be considered a serious Grey Cup contender in 2018. This is the question most Cats fans are asking themselves.

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  16. O'Leary: Reilly looking forward to facing former teammate BighillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | CFL.ca

    One of the CFL's best match ups will take place on Thursday night in Winnipeg. Mike Reilly, the quarterback of the Edmonton Eskimos, will peak over his towering offensive line and into the eyes of the quarterback of the Bombers' defence, Adam Bighill.

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  17. CFL Football Operations team launches new Twitter account, websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | CFL.ca

    Canadian Football League fans will be able to use some new sources this season to access information on video reviews in real time and learn more about the game they love anytime. A new Twitter account, @CFLFootball Ops , will deliver explanations for in-game officiating decisions made by the Command Centre, outline what the rules say about unusual plays, provide interesting stats and keep fans abreast of the latest news involving league decisions.

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  18. Fantasy: Who are the locks for Week 1?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | CFL.ca

    A quarterback, a receiver and a running back lead the Week 1 Fantasy locks, as Bo Levi Mitchell, Derel Walker and James Wilder Jr. are seen as can't-miss starters. Every week Pat Steinberg, Jeff Krever and Hannah Nordman weigh in on the CFL Fantasy Podcast with their locks and money picks, offering up the players that, based on cost and projected performance, are simply too good to pass up on in your lineup.

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  19. Puppy Predictor: The cutest thing you'll see todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | CFL.ca

    The Winnipeg Blue Bombers went to the puppies to predict the winner of Thursday night's game between the Bombers and the Edmonton Eskimos.

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  20. Journeyman CFL quarterback Willy glad for chance to start for AlouettesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | Medincine Hat News

    Drew Willy is glad to have another chance to show that he can be a successful starting quarterback in the Canadian Football League. The 31-year-old beat out four challengers in camp and will get the start when the Montreal Alouettes open the regular season against the B.C. Lions on Saturday in Vancouver.

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