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Former Brier champ Vic Peters passes away

March 28, 2016

A long battle with cancer came to an end Sunday evening as 1992 Brier champ Vic Peters of Winnipeg passed away at the age of 61.

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Swiss claim third straight world women’s gold medal

March 27, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Less than a year after being diagnosed with cancer, Irene Schori is a world champion for the second time in three years.

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Russia topples Canada to win 2016 Ford Worlds bronze

March 27, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — For Russia, it was its third consecutive bronze medal in world women’s curling play. For Canada, it was a disappointing end to a good week.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 27

March 27, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Russia ends Canada’s quest for gold at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 26, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Canada’s hopes of winning the Ford World Women’s Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, for the first time since 2008 came crashing down Saturday afternoon, when Russia’s Anna Sidorova defeated Chelsea Carey 7-4.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 26

March 26, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Swiss playing for gold again at Ford Worlds

March 26, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Switzerland is one win away from winning its fourth Ford World Women’s Curling Championship in five years.

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2016 Everest Canadian Seniors start Monday in Digby

March 25, 2016

The 2016 Everest Canadian Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships begin Monday at the Digby Area Recreation Centre in Digby, N.S.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 25

March 25, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Team Canada bound for playoffs at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 25, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — A team meeting between draws helped reignite Team Canada when it needed a spark the most. Canadian third Amy Nixon credited “Auntie Laurie” for getting the team back on track.

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Japan nails down Page 1-2 playoff berth at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 24, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT —Thursday was an historic day for Japanese curling. The country earned its first-ever spot in the Page 1-2 playoff game after dismantling both Scotland and Canada on the final day of round-robin play at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Japan, Russia closing in on playoff berths at Ford Worlds

March 24, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — A pair of teams took significant steps on Thursday morning toward nailing down playoff berths at the 2016 Ford World Women’s  Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 24

March 24, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Playoff race heats up at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 24, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Five teams remain in contention for four playoff spots after play Wednesday at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Pandas & Golden Hawks off to Kazakhstan!

March 23, 2016

The medal round on the women’s side of the 2016 CIS / Curling Canada University Tournament had the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack against the University of Alberta Pandas for the gold medal.

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