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Stampeders stun Bombers 13-12 with late 4th-quarter comeback in final playoff tune-up

Stampeders stun Bombers 13-12 with late 4th-quarter comeback in final playoff tune-up

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders saved their best for the fourth quarter as they pulled off a 13-12 come-from-behind win over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Saturday.
Pacific FC downs Cavalry FC 2-1 to reach Canadian Premier League final

Pacific FC downs Cavalry FC 2-1 to reach Canadian Premier League final

CALGARY — In a battle between two Canadian Premier League rivals who played each other tight all season, their eighth meeting on Saturday fittingly came down to a controversial close call.
'I know that many of you are angry with me': Kenney speaks to UCP tensions during AGM

'I know that many of you are angry with me': Kenney speaks to UCP tensions during AGM

CALGARY — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is acknowledging tensions within his United Conservative party, while the UCP president is pleading with members to remain united under the camp's banner.
Party members take sides for, against Kenney at United Conservative meeting

Party members take sides for, against Kenney at United Conservative meeting

CALGARY — A motion that would have made it more difficult to hold an earlier review of Premier Jason Kenney's leadership failed to get enough support Friday at the United Conservative Party annual general meeting.
COVID-19 vaccine for children between ages five and 11 expected next week in Alberta

COVID-19 vaccine for children between ages five and 11 expected next week in Alberta

EDMONTON — The Alberta government says COVID-19 vaccines will arrive in the province next week for children between the ages five and 11. Health Canada approved the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine Friday for children in that age group.
CP Rail aims to restore service in B.C. next week after devastating mudslides

CP Rail aims to restore service in B.C. next week after devastating mudslides

CALGARY — Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. says it plans to restore service on washed-out tracks in southern British Columbia by midweek after torrential rain and mudslides ground train traffic to a standstill.
Blue Bombers, Stampeders close out regular seasons with playoff tune-up

Blue Bombers, Stampeders close out regular seasons with playoff tune-up

CALGARY — Rest versus rust is the question for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Calgary Stampeders on Saturday.
Oilers put Nurse and Koekkoek on injured reserve, move Smith to long-term IR

Oilers put Nurse and Koekkoek on injured reserve, move Smith to long-term IR

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers placed defencemen Darnell Nurse and Slater Koekkoek on injured reserve Friday.

Edmonton mother in prison for manslaughter of daughter appeals conviction, sentence

EDMONTON — An Edmonton mother who is serving time in an Alberta prison for manslaughter in the death of her daughter is appealing her conviction.

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