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$3.6M tally for Stampede chuckwagon canvas auction

The Calgary Stampede's annual canvas auction brought in the third highest money total in its history on Thursday night.

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The Calgary Stampede's canvas auction raised the third highest total in its history. Alana Baker reports. 2:26

The Calgary Stampede's annual canvas auction brought in the third highest money total in its history on Thursday night.

Bidders spent $3.6 million to get their logos on the chuckwagons at this summer's Rangeland Derby, down about $400,000 from last year's all-time record.

But as Alana Baker reports, the unique sport and its family traditions are alive and well.

  • Click on the picture above to see the report from CBC News: Calgary at 11.