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N. Dakota takes down Sioux sign

Updated: October 22, 2012, 11:55 PM ET
Associated Press

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Workers are removing the Fighting Sioux sign from outside North Dakota's hockey arena after a years-long fight with the NCAA.

Large white letters reading "Home of the Fighting Sioux" were being taken down Monday at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks.

It's one of six signs that must be removed under an agreement with the NCAA in a decades-old controversy about whether the school's nickname and logo were insensitive to local American Indian tribes. The logo depicts ...

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