Current Conditions

Weather unavailable
Today's Forecast

Weather unavailable
Sponsored by Highland Ford

News And Views




Shop Local

More Local

Search The Web

Google Search

Michigan Soo pushing for U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame?

By David Helwig
Sunday, September 10, 2006

The United States Hockey Hall of Fame on Hat Trick Avenue in Eveleth, Minnesota closed its doors earlier this year, citing a lack of money and visitors.

Now, the Michigan Soo is being mentioned in U.S. media reports as one of nine communities expressing interest in becoming the hall's new home.

Other places said to be nibbling at the idea include Detroit, Boston, Atlanta, Anaheim and four places in Minnesota: Duluth, Bloomington, Crookston and St. Paul.

This past week, the City of Eveleth and local legislators announced they want to try to find a way to keep the museum in their community.

Over the years, three Michigan Soo products have been inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall: Taffy Abel, Vic DesJardins and Muzz Murray.
Advertising | Membership | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | About | Contact Us | Feedback

Copyright ©2014 - All rights reserved