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Northwoods Credit Union Arena catches the afternoon rays of cold sunshine on Wednesday. The arena and its future upkeep were the prime subjects on the agenda of Tuesday night’s Cloquet City Council meeting. Wendy Johnson/

CLOQUET CITY COUNCIL: Northwoods Arena aging well, but cooling system will be obsolete soon

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Architect Chuck Freiberg told the Cloquet City Council he fell in love with the city’s Northwoods Credit Union Arena, adding that it wasn’t easy to find anything major wrong with the 17-year-old facility.


Engineer Scott Ward told them the ice system — the floor system is the same age and the refrigeration system is 25 years old — is one of the most efficient systems ever designed.

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