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Player in Prairies wins $55M Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — A Lotto Max player somewhere in the Prairies has 55 million good reasons for checking their ticket this morning. Last night’s $55 million jackpot was claimed by a single ticket sold on the Prairies. The runner-up prize of just over $1 million went to a lottery player in

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Paralyzed Broncos player Ryan Straschnitzki returns to Humboldt, Sask.

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press Published Saturday, September 14, 2019 11:40AM EDT For the first time in 526 days, former Broncos hockey player Ryan Straschnitzki will be back in Humboldt, Sask. The 20-year-old from Airdrie, Alta., was paralyzed from the chest down when a bus carrying Humboldt’s junior hockey team

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Injured Broncos player planning spinal surgery in Thailand

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press Published Monday, February 25, 2019 6:42AM EST CALGARY – A hockey player paralyzed in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash is planning to head to Thailand in his quest to get better. Ryan Straschnitzki of Airdrie, Alta. plans to undergo an experimental surgical procedure on

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