News The Soo is after the 2017 Brier SHARE ON: Taylor Ablett, staff Wednesday, Feb. 25th, 2015 Sault Ste Marie wants to be the host city once again for the Brier. It’s now preparing a bid to hold the 2017 Canadian men’s curling championship. The 1990 Brier was held in the Sault and just five years ago the city hosted the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie will help the city with the bid. Jacobs is the 2014 Olympic champion and 2013 Brier champ.