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Rushmore Hockey Association urging area residents to vote.
Rushmore Hockey Association urging area residents to vote.
Kraft Hockeyville USA
April 26, 2016

Rushmore Hockey Association Vies for Hockeyville USA Crown

Newscenter 1 reports that the Rushmore Hockey Association, a volunteer based youth hockey league, is in the running for $150,000 for arena upgrades and the opportunity to host a pre-season NHL (National Hockey League) game.  The Rushmore Hockey Association has already secured $75,000 for renovations to their facility, the Thunderdome.  Rapid City is competing against an arena in Michigan in the final round.  Voting takes place until 9:59pm MST on Tuesday, April 26th.  The winner will be announced around 2pm on Saturday, April 30th on NBC.  

For more information about the contest or to vote, visit Kraft Hockeyville USA.  For more information about sports and recreation in the area, visit our news archives or Knowledge Network topic page.  

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