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If You Build A $20K Ice Rink On A Farm, They Will Come

Near the town of Carlos, you’ll find frozen farmland as far as the eye can see. But on Pat Waldorf’s farm, things are starting to heat up. “Needed a place to skate other than the rink in town. Needed a little more ice time, so we thought ‘Why not get some buddies together and build our own rink?'” Waldorf said. Using a “if you build it, they will come” mentality, Waldorf decided to build a hockey rink in the middle of a farm.

02/12/2014

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Good Question: How Do Zambonis Work?

The Minnesota Wild has a brand new Zamboni – it’s first new ice resurfacer in 14 years. It’ll be a few weeks before the 8,620 pound machine is in “game shape,” but that had us wondering: how do Zambonis work?

11/12/2013

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Man Pleads Guilty To Driving Zamboni Drunk

An Apple Valley man pleaded guilty Thursday to driving a Zamboni while drunk – with a recorded blood alcohol content of 0.32 — at a hockey game in January.

05/31/2012

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Police: Drunk Zamboni Driver Had 0.32 BAC

An Apple Valley man accused of driving a zamboni while drunk had a blood alcohol content of 0.32, according to a criminal complaint.

03/01/2012

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2 Zamboni Drivers Credited With Saving Skater

Two Zamboni drivers are being credited with a dramatic rescue at the ice arena in Duluth.

10/14/2011

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