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Hockey Day in Central Minnesota [PHOTO GALLERY]

What an incredible weekend to honor our local hockey programs, and we took pictures to commemorate the festivities from Little Falls to Sartell to Princeton to Sauk Rapids!

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Photo by The Hulton Archive
Photo by The Hulton Archive
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Little Falls Wins 1st “Hockey Day” Opener With Your Votes! [VIDEO]

Over the last two weeks, hockey players, coaches, parents, fans, and community members all rallied together to support their local schools as 98 Country is helping host Hockey Day in Central Minnesota this weekend! With 57% of the almost 1,200 votes cast, Little Falls, Minnesota...Home of the Flyers is hosting Friday night!

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Saint Cloud's own Kurt Sauer...Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images/NHLI
Saint Cloud's own Kurt Sauer...Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images/NHLI
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Hockey Day in Central Minnesota Is This Weekend [SCHEDULE]

We are "The State of Hockey"...from Eveleth to Warroad to Bemidji, the North Shore to The Cities, and Mankato to Rochester...but now it's time to honor our local programs. From Saint Cloud to all the towns that run north and south of the Mighty Mississippi, it's time for Hockey Day in Central Minnesota.

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Photo by Two Man Productions
Photo by Two Man Productions
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The Central Minnesota Boys Basketball 98 Tailgates Are All Set!

After an incredible response from students, parents, teachers, alumni and others in supporting our Central Minnesota high schools...the 98 Tailgates for boys basketball are all set for Thursday & Friday!

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Help…I’ve Never Been Ice Fishing!

I've been fishing twice in my life, but never in the cold of winter...so needless to say as a novice angler, I need some tips for the Brainerd Jaycee's Tournament this Saturday on Gull Lake.

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4 Pack of Twins Winter Caravan Tickets This Afternoon For You

We are less than a week away from Joe Mauer, Tony Olivo, and more from your favorite pro ball team coming to the River's Edge Convention Center for the Twins Winter Caravan! Do you want to win your way in from 98 Country?

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Courtesy of the NHL & NHLPA
Courtesy of the NHL & NHLPA
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Win CASH & An NHL Game For Your Community Ice Rink!

After 8 successful years improving the state of hockey north of the border, Kraft Foods with the help of the National Hockey League, NHL Players Association, and NBC Sports has brought it's "Hockeyville" program to the States! An NHL game & 10 cash prizes for community rink improvements are up for grabs, but it's up to YOU- hockey moms & dads, youth coaches, and players of all ages to show your passion for hockey...

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Photo by Two Man Productions
Photo by Two Man Productions
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[PHOTOS] From The Holiday Train This Past Weekend!

Over 35,000 people in Central Minnesota experienced the Holiday Train this past weekend, and we were there on Saturday & Sunday!

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Stories From the Weekend: The Holiday Train Arrives to Many Folks in Eden Valley

Do you know the official population of little Eden Valley, Minnesota? According to the 2010 Census it's 1,042...and the town grew at least 5 times that number on Saturday night!

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Stories From the Weekend: A Little Drummer Boy for the Holiday Train [WATCH]

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made 8 different stops in Central Minnesota this past weekend, and a few kids on Sunday afternoon shared a special moment to say goodbye to the yearly tradition...

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Photo & Graphic Courtesy of Canadian Pacific Railway
Photo & Graphic Courtesy of Canadian Pacific Railway
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The Holiday Train is Coming to Central Minnesota This Weekend!

We in Central Minnesota know that train business is a part of our everyday lives, but for the last 15 years Canadian Pacific Railway has brightened our tracks for the Holidays...

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The Band Perry
Photo by Michael Loccisano / Getty Images
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Pledge Safe Driving and Help The Band Perry Play in Central Minnesota!

Today's as great a day as ever to start pledging to be a safe driver...as it also counts towards a FREE concert from The Band Perry and $CASH for your Central Minnesota high school!

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