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North Stars’ emotional departure

April 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO It was an atmosphere unlike anything that Lou Nanne has seen before or since in his long career in hockey.
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Wild rejuvenate fan base in ‘State of Hockey’

April 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Former Minnesota North Stars player Jim Archibald admits that it’s “mind-boggling” to think that a professional hockey team couldn’t survive in the “State of Hockey.”
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NFL: Mike Modano, U.S.-born who started with North Stars, Dallas Stars, announces retirement

September 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Mike Modano has 561 goals and 1,374 points, leading U.S.-born players in the league, over 20 seasons with the Dallas-Minnesota franchise and one season with his hometown Detroit Red Wings. Continue Reading

HOCKEY: Former North Star Hartsburg hired as Flames associate coach

June 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Craig Hartsburg, an all-star defenseman with the Minnesota North Stars, coached for 14 years in the NHL, including head jobs with Chicago, Anaheim and Ottawa.
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