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Yuli Gurriel #10 of the Houston Astros celebrates with Carlos Correa #1 and Jose Altuve #27 after hitting a three run home run during the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in game five of the 2017 World Series at Minute Maid Park on October 29, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Astros come out on top in thrilling Game 5

HOUSTON - Unfolding so spectacularly in real time, it was difficult to determine the precise moment, just what drop-of-the-jaw gem, cemented this as a night of nights in World Series history.

Kelly Sutherland crosses the finish line in first place in heat 5 on Sunday at the chuckwagon races. Photo by Monique Massiah/Strathmore Standard/Postmedia

Gorst wins for second straight year

Gary Gorst, driving the TCB Trailer Services outfit, and along with outriders Casey Knight and Dustin Gorst captured the 2017 Strathmore Stampede Championship, his second Strathmore title in a row.

Winner of the day Dawson Hay competes in Novice Saddle Bronc at The Strathmore Stampede on Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017. The event featured saddle bronc, bareback, steer riding, steer wrestling, tie-down roping, barrel racing, and a bull bust. (Photo by Chelsea Kemp/Airdrie Echo)

Strathmore Stampede hands out over $250k in rodeo

The stands were packed and the excitement vibrating in the air for 2017 championship Monday at the Strathmore Stampede rodeo. The Strathmore Stampede and Heritage Days were held Aug. 4-7 at the Strathmore and District Agricultural Society grounds.