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Jets honour Hawerchuk's greatness, memory with special statue

Crystal Hawerchuk told a crowd of hundreds of people how much her late husband, Dale, loved the city and the province before the official unveiling of the statue of the greatest Winnipeg Jet of all time just outside of the Canada Life Centre on Saturday afternoon.

The statue was sculpted by Erik Blome, who also sculpted statues of Wayne Gretzky and Michael Jordan. (Source: Gary Robson, CTV News Winnipeg)

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Ukrainian troops claim gains in Russia-annexed region

Ukrainian troops pushed forward Monday with their offensive that has embarrassed Moscow, with Kyiv officials and foreign observers hinting at new gains in the strategic southern region of Kherson that the Kremlin wants to annex.