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Elite players take to the ice at Champions Hockey School

  •  updated Aug 16, 2017 at 3:03 AM

An entertaining 60 minutes of hockey goes every evening at 9 p.m. at Champions Hockey School.

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Sports Briefs

  •  updated Aug 16, 2017 at 3:02 AM

Drag racing in Terrace, Prince Rupert's slo-pitch league at Riverboat Days

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Soccer camp in Burns Lake wraps up with tournament

  •  updated Aug 16, 2017 at 3:02 AM

Approximately 30 children had a chance to learn and practice soccer skills with professional coaches that brought their international experience to Burns Lake last week. Head coaches Brett Hyslop and Steph Steiner had the assistance of a guest coach from Mexico this year - Andres Sanchez. The World Cup Soccer Camp wrapped up with a tournament last Saturday.

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Big Pig Mountain Biking Festival in Burns Lake

  •  updated Aug 16, 2017 at 3:02 AM

The Burns Lake Mountain Biking Association hosted its tenth annual Big Pig Mountain Biking Festival Aug. 11 to 13. Despite Boer Mountain being almost completely socked in with smoke for most of the week, the event had a good turnout. By Saturday afternoon, the much-needed rain put a slight damper on the evening entertainment, but mountain bikers are tough. The event saw participants from Prince George, Quesnel, Smithers, Telkwa, Hazelton, Francois Lake, Fraser Lake, Victoria, Hagensburg, Cache Creek, Whitehorse, California – and of course, Burns Lake.

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Burns Lake athletes play at summer games

  •  updated Aug 16, 2017 at 3:01 AM

Two Burns Lake athletes - Brandon Larsen and Brendan Alec - have recently returned home from the 2017 Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg. They were among the 15 players selected for Team B.C. Men's Softball. Although the athletes didn't bring home any medals, they said they made new friends while having a wonderful experience at the games.

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Burns Lake hosts B.C Bike Ride event

  •  updated Aug 16, 2017 at 3:01 AM

Approximately 70 bikers from all over the world made a stop in Burns Lake last week as part of the B.C. Bike Ride North, an event that connects mountain bikers on a tour of six northern B.C. communities. Bikers used the Kager Lake campground as their base. According to the Burns Lake Mountain Biking Association, this was a great opportunity to showcase the local area and trails.

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Riggers even playoff series with thrilling 3-2 win

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 11:08 PM

The Red Deer Riggers closed out a narrow win in spectacular fashion at Great Chief Park Tuesday night.

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Estrada allows two home runs, walks four in Blue Jays’ loss to Rays

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 10:00 PM

Rays 6 Blue Jays 4

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Report: Woods had marijuana, painkillers in system at arrest

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 10:00 PM

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Tiger Woods had the active ingredient for marijuana, two painkillers and two sleep drugs in his system when he was arrested on a DUI charge earlier this year, a report released Tuesday by prosecutors said.

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Raonic withdraws from Cincinnati Masters event

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 9:00 PM

CINCINNATI — Milos Raonic has withdrawn from the Western & Southern tennis tournament with a left wrist injury, leaving the Masters 1000 event with only three of the top-10 players on the ATP Tour.

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Canadian biathlon coach Richard Boruta dies in climbing accident in Alberta

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 9:00 PM

CALGARY — Resourceful and demanding, with a big heart under a tough exterior, Richard Boruta touched the lives of many Canadian biathletes.

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Maria Sharapova granted wild card into U.S. Open

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 9:00 PM

Maria Sharapova, the 2006 U.S. Open champion, has been given a wild card into the main draw of this year's event, the USTA announced on Tuesday.

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Dalglish out, De Guzman in at Ottawa

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 9:00 PM

OTTAWA — Paul Dalglish has resigned as general manager and head coach of the United Soccer League's Ottawa Fury and has been replaced on an interim basis by Julian de Guzman.

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Surging Impact face tough test at home against offensive-minded Fire

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 9:00 PM

MONTREAL — Coach Mauro Biello feels the Montreal Impact are hitting their stride at just the right time.

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Wyatt Armes among top five at Canadian high school rodeo finals

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 9:00 PM

Cutting horse event his specialty

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Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Matias Laba out until next spring with torn ACL

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 8:01 PM

Vancouver Whitecaps head coach Carl Robinson's facial expression suggested he knew immediately Matias Laba's injury was serious.

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Seven Canadian cities shortlisted in WCup bid

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 8:01 PM

A preliminary list of 44 potential host cities, including seven in Canada, have been released by the joint North American bid for the 2026 World Cup.

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Creamer out to prove in Solheim Cup she’s still got game

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 8:01 PM

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — For virtually her entire career, Paula Creamer has been a lock to play in the Solheim Cup.

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Gainey, Glenn, Reilly named CFL top players

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 8:00 PM

TORONTO — Saskatchewan defensive back Ed Gainey and quarterback Kevin Glenn and Edmonton quarterback Mike Reilly are the CFL's top performers for Week 8

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Former Eastern Washington star Vernon Adams Jr. traded to Sasketchewan

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 8:01 PM

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have acquired former Eastern Washington All-American quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. in a trade with Montreal, the Canadian Football League teams announced Tuesday.

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Fowler keeps celebrating everyone else’s majors

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 8:01 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Rickie Fowler, golf's version of an action hero, keeps showing up too late to save himself at the majors.

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Things to consider when choosing a golf pro

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 6:01 PM

The right instructor can hugely help your golf game, says Chilliwack Golf Club pro Jennifer Greggain

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Breget brothers at home on the Brazillian Jiu-Jitsu mat

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 6:00 PM

The red padded mat covering the living room floor is the first indication for a visitor to the Breget family home that Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is tremendously important to them.

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Atkinson sizes up the season

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 6:00 PM

Hockey school provides opportunity for Silverbacks head coach to get acquainted with new assistant

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7 Canadian cities shortlisted for the 2026 World Cup

  •  updated Aug 15, 2017 at 5:02 PM

Nine stadiums in seven Canadian cities shortlisted by joint North American World Cup bid.