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Police in Kenora recover stolen 1907 Stanley Cup banner, flag

1907 Kenora Thitles memorabilia in a display case at The Lake of the Woods Museum in Kenora, ON Monday, Dec 11/06. The Thistles hockey team of 1907 challenged for the Stanley Cup and won. They defeated the Montreal Wanderers 8-6 on Jan 21/1907.

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Ontario police say a 1907 Kenora Thistles Stanley Cup banner and a Los Angeles Stanley Cup flag that were stolen last week have been recovered.

The items were swiped from a Whitecap Pavilion in Kenora, Ont., during two separate incidents on Aug. 17 and Aug. 18.

The banner was found last Thursday and has been returned to the northwestern Ontario city.

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The flag will be given back to its private owner.

Police are not releasing who took the items or whether any charges will be laid.

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