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Garson’s Brittany Langlais will be competing with her North Winnipeg Pirates teammates at the Baseball Canada 18U National Championship in London. (Brook Jones/Selkirk Journal/Postmedia Network)

Pirates set for nationals

The North Winnipeg Pirates AAA midget baseball team, who played in Stonewall during the 2017 season, will step onto the national stage at the Baseball Canada 18U National Championship in London, Ont. Aug. 17 to 20.

Brian Burke addresses the media Monday at the Saddledome. Photo by Stuart Dryden/Calgary Sun

Burke: No arena threats, 'we'll just leave'

In what has been the bluntest talk yet about the future of the Calgary Flames, president of operations Brian Burke said the much-loved NHL team will leave the city if they don't get the new arena they've been seeking.