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In this file photo, former Bemidji State head women's hockey coach Bruce Olson is shown behind the bench during a game. Olson, 55, died Tuesday morning after a battle with cancer. He coached the Beavers from 2002-05. BSU Photo Services

Former BSU coach Olson dies at 55

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BEMIDJI - Former Bemidji State University women's hockey coach Bruce Olson died Tuesday morning in Rochester where he had been receiving treatment for cancer. He was 55.


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Jack Hittinger
Jack Hittinger is the sports editor of the Bemidji Pioneer. He is also the Bemidji State beat writer. He hails from the Great State of Michigan. Read his Bemidji State blog at and follow him on Twitter at @Jackhitts.
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