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Dark Star

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Check Out The Dollar Covered Dog On Auction

Click here to see Petters and Dark Star items up for auction.  Then go to item # 85  to see picture of money of dog.

10/15/2012

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Dark Star’s Collection Goes On Sale

Sports fans are helping keep a local radio legend’s legacy alive. George Chappel, who was known over the airwaves as Dark Star, died this past June. He was just 66 years old.

09/08/2012

Remembering WCCO Radio Personality Dark Star

Your Chance To Own A Piece Of Dark Star

Friends and acquaintances of the late-radio personality Dark Star say he lived larger than life. The things he left behind prove that.

08/31/2012

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Dark Star Memorialized At Canterbury

A fitting tribute was held Saturday for a long-time local sports personality with a passion for horse racing. Friends and fans remembered the life of Dark Star, a long-time WCCO Radio personality, former host of a TV show called “Canterbury Report”, and a Vietnam War veteran.

06/09/2012

Remembering WCCO Radio Personality Dark Star

Dark Star On The Radio: No Two Shows Were Ever Alike

If you ever had the chance to listen to Dark Star’s radio show on a consistent basis, you knew to expect the unexpected.

06/08/2012

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Memories Of Dark Star

Saturday morning we’ll pay tribute to a man at Canterbury Park. I’ll be in a group of friends, acquaintances, radio listeners, hanger-ons and some of his former “nuts at night” that Dark Star entertained with complete confidence and irreverence for 25 years on WCCO and 66 years through a remarkable life.

06/08/2012

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Colleagues, Friends Remember Dark Star

Dark Star was truly a one-of-a-kind type of person. When news of his death Friday afternoon at his Minnetonka apartment spread, shock and sadness had set in.

06/04/2012

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Canterbury Remembers Dark Star

Dark Star is being remembered by his friends at Canterbury Park in Shakopee.

06/02/2012

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Former WCCO Radio Personality Dark Star Found Dead

Dark Star, long time WCCO Radio personality, was found dead on Friday.

06/01/2012