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Photos by Brian Hansel Hockey player Taylor Bienusa hefts a piece of plexiglass as he works with a crew of hockey volunteers at the Wadena Area Community Center.

Wadena 'will have hockey' this winter

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Wadena-Deer Creek boys' hockey coach Dan Savoie returned from a trip to Finland to find his team's hockey facility destroyed by a June 17 tornado.


Tuesday morning, June 29, Savoie had a group of volunteers helping him sift through the debris of the Wadena Area Community Center for any useful equipment the tornado did not carry away.

The question of whether or not the Wolverines will have a hockey program this year has been decided in Savoie's mind.

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