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BEMIDJI -- Bemidji is one step closer to having an Indoor Football League franchise.

Curtis Webb, Sanford Center executive director, said Thursday he couldn't divulge many details but there are people interested in starting a team.


"Things are looking very positive," Webb said. "We're moving forward with one ownership group."

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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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