Associated Press, Published August 21 2013
Bemidji lands IFL teamBEMIDJI, Minn. – Northern Minnesota has landed an Indoor Football League franchise.
The league has granted Bemidji an expansion franchise that will begin play in February.
The co-owner and general manager of the Cedar Rapids Titans, Chris Kokalis, will be president and co-owner of the yet-to-be-named Bemidji franchise.
The team will play in Bemidji’s Sanford Center, a 4,700-seat arena.