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Published June 12, 2012, 10:00 PM

Voters Say 'Yes' to Retiring Fighting Sioux Nickname

(AP) — North Dakota voters decided Tuesday to let the state's flagship university dump a controversial Fighting Sioux nickname that sparked threats of NCAA sanctions, ending — at least temporarily — a dispute simmering for decades that divided sports fans, alumni and even tribes.

By: Dave Kolpack, Associated Press

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