The Minnedosa

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Volume 135 Issue 27 Friday, September 22, 2017 90 cents plus tax

this week
Warming Up To Run

Cup Champs


$4,000 For
New Clinic

Photo by HIllary Miller

Participants warm up with stretches and excercises in front of the Community Conference Centre before
hitting the streets for the 2017 Minnedosa Terry Fox Run last Sunday.

By HILLARY MILLER all counts,” said Jan Macey, an extra $200 is definitely a nations, showing that this participate, a little bit of fall
one of the organizers for bonus. cause is still very much weather will not keep them
If your label reads
T his year’s Terry Fox the run. This year, there was a alive and well. away,” said Macey.

17 /09 /30
Run can be summed The run began at 10 good variety of men, wom- With the cold, windy, After the run was com-
up in one word: “success”. a.m. with a warm up in the en, children, Minnedosans sometimes rainy weather plete, and people returned
With 69 participants, made front yard of the Minnedo- and out-of-towners. There on Sunday, there was con- to the MCCC for a bar-
It’s time to renew up of volunteers, donors, sa Community Conference was even a group who cern that fewer people may beque where they could
your subscription! and runners alike, the run Centre which was led by drove down from Erickson have participated in the make an additional dona-
raised $2,700 this year. “If Karen Bramley. for the run. Many people run, but Macey said this tion for the food supplied.
204-867-3816 people come in and make
a donation, they are con-
Macey noted that
$2,500 is the average raised
who showed up simply
brought in pledge forms,
was not the case.
“I feel that if people Continued on
sidered participants, and it in Minnedosa, so raising and made their own do- are going to come out and Page 3

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