Nebraska Omaha has added freshman forward Joe Krause of Hermantown to its roster. He last played hockey for the Fairbanks Ice Dogs of the NAHL in 2009-10. He had seven goals and 26 points in 55 games that season.
As a junior at Hermantown, Krause played on an unbeaten Hawks team that won the Class 1A state title.
He takes the roster sport of Zach Mausolf of Aurora, Minn. Mausolf a walk-on freshman forward played in only one game, Oct. 8, versus Colgate.
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Charlotte police released dramatic video Saturday that shows officers with guns drawn surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles and falls. It's unclear if there was anything in the man's hands in the footage, which has done little to assuage his relatives.