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5K run/walk for ALS Research set for July 6

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 1:46 p.m. CDT • Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 10:46 a.m. CDT

WALNUT — The Walnut 5K run/walk for ALS Research will be at 8 a.m. July 6.

Registration will begin at 7 a.m. in the tent by the shelter south of Bureau Valley North Junior High. The entry fee is $15 if received before June 29, $20 after that date. The starting line is in front of the school.

All proceeds will be donated to ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) for research. All area walkers and runners are encouraged to participate. Trophies and awards will be given for first, second and third overall, and the top three in each age group. The awards ceremony will be held immediately after the race in the tent.

To request an entry form, or for more information, contact Julie Von Holten at 815-379-2269 or email Enter before June 29 to be eligible for a drawing.

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