Winnipeg mayor thanks Calgary for help during October snow storm, Grey Cup

The morning after the Winnipeg Blue Bombers won the 107th Grey Cup, Winnipeg mayor Brian Bowman thanked Calgary for hosting the CFL championship game and festival. Bowman also presented Calgary’s urban forestry team with a certificate of appreciation for helping…

Winnipeg Blue Bombers win Grey Cup after almost 30 years

Posted November 24, 2019 9:47 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Winnipeg Blue Bombers ended a 29-year drought by winning the 107th Grey Cup final Sunday night, beating the Hamilton…

Franchise sales, CFL 2.0 top of mind during commissioner Randy Ambrosie’s state-of-the-league address

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie was long on optimism for the league’s future Friday, but short on substance regarding cures for what ails it. Related News Ambrosie held a wide-ranging discussion with reporters in his third state-of-the-league address. He gushed about…

CFL rookie Keith Urban ready to play Grey Cup halftime in Calgary

“Praying for a great game and great weather.” That’s what country superstar Keith Urban is looking forward to for Sunday’s Grey Cup in Calgary. Urban was announced as the halftime show artist for the 107th Grey Cup in September and…

Heading to the Grey Cup? Calgary road closures might get in the way

The 107th Grey Cup takes place in Calgary on Sunday, bringing with it a number of northwest road closures. READ MORE: 15 things to do at the 2019 Grey Cup Festival in Calgary The road closures will all be near…

‘We keep it playable, as it should be’: McMahon Stadium crew prepping turf for Grey Cup

When it comes to late-season football, it can feel like there are three teams playing: home, away and Mother Nature. The McMahon Stadium field crew in Calgary knows a thing or two about big games and bad weather. “Versus Winnipeg,…