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Mahnomen football players including seniors Austin Reitan (30), Nathan Hanson (88) and Bob Bjorge (42) hoist the Minnesota Class 1-A championship trophy over their heads following their 46-13 win over Dawson-Boyd Saturday morning in Minneapolis. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

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MINNEAPOLIS – It’s only fitting Mahnomen help turn off the lights of the Metrodome. It was a second home to the Indians football team.


“It’s almost like it’s the MahnomenDome, in a way,” Mahnomen senior tight end/defensive back and captain Nathan Hanson said. “It’s too bad it’s going away. I guess we’re going to have to start a new tradition in the next dome.”

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Chris Murphy
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