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Blind Churchill Sled Dog on NBC’s “Today Show”

As part of NBC's Olympic coverage, the U.S. network travelled across the country to find stories from various Canadian provinces. One of those stories comes from Churchill, Manitoba and features the life of northern sled dogs -- particularly, Isobel, a blind Siberian...

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Manitoba Business Part of NBC’s Olympic Coverage

The phone hasn't stopped ringing at Winnipeg-based Frontiers North Adventures after being featured on NBC Monday night. The Manitoba tour operator was part of the network's Winter Olympic coverage highlighting Frontiers North’s Tundra Buggy Adventure in Churchill....

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Jimmy Fallon: The First Rule of Fight Club …

The University of Manitoba received some international exposure Tuesday night -- even if it only related to that recent fight club situation. Jimmy Fallon touched briefly on the story in his opening "Late Night" monologue. Watch:...

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Jay Leno’s New Show to Premiere September 14

Jay Leno’s New Show to Premiere September 14

One day after new "Tonight Show" host Conan O'Brien took over, NBC announced details of Jay Leno's new gig. "The Jay Leno Show" will take to the airwaves weeknights at 10 p.m. Eastern beginning Monday, September 14. Meanwhile, I took advantage of the idea that old...

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Jerry Seinfeld Back On NBC with Comedy Series

Jerry Seinfeld Back On NBC with Comedy Series

What's the deal with Jerry Seinfeld coming back to NBC? The comedian will play role the of producer this time behind the camera in a reality series about marriage. The series, called "The Married Ref.", will showcase a real-life couple involved in a marital spat. A...

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Last “Late Night” Show For Conan O’Brien

Last “Late Night” Show For Conan O’Brien

Conan O'Brien officially steps down as the host of "Late Night" tonight. As previously announced, O'Brien will be taking over "The Tonight Show" hosting duties on June 1, 2009 and Jay Leno's last "Tonight Show" telecast will air Friday, May 29, 2009. Jimmy Fallon will...

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“The Office” Heads to Winnipeg

“The Office” Heads to Winnipeg

The hit NBC comedy "The Office" is coming to Winnipeg... sort of. In an episode that will air on November 13, Steve Carell -- playing the office manager of Michael Scott -- takes a business trip to Manitoba's capital. "It seemed like Montreal was maybe too exotic and...

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