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The ice crew hard at work converting the rink at Stride Place to curling sheets ahead of this week's Viterra Championship. (Facebook photo)

Portage ready for Viterras

The eyes of the curling world will be focused on Portage la Prairie this week, as the province's best curlers are in town competing to be Manitoba's representative at the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier next month in St. John's, N.L.32 teams representing curling clubs from across the province will be vying for the chance to advance to the national event.Las