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Osakis 5K race to take place June 19

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The 23rd annual Osakis 5K, a 3.1-mile run, will take place Saturday, June 19.

The run will begin at Just Like Grandma's on the corner of 2nd Avenue and Main Street in Osakis at 9 a.m. The registration fee for this event is $12 if sent in by June 15. Race day registration will be $15. Registration on the day of the race will take place from 7 to 8:45 a.m. at Just Like Grandma's.

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The first 100 registrants will receive a T-shirt with their paid registration fee. There will be refreshments after the race for all participants.

The predominantly level course of the race will follow paved roads through town and will finish at Just Like Grandma's. The run is open to all ages male and female and awards will be given to the top three finishers of each sex in the following age groups:

•14 and younger.

•Ages 15 to 19.

•Ages 20 to 29.

•Ages 30 to 39.

•Ages 40 to 49.

•Ages 50 to 59.

•Ages 60 and older.

To register for the race, send a check and information to Mark Nessman, 500 Lake Street East, Osakis, MN 56360. For questions, contact Nessman at (320) 859-5770.

Information needed for registration includes first and last name, address (include city, state and zip code), birthday (month, day and year) and T-shirt size (small, medium, large or extra-large). Racers who are younger than 18 must have a parent's or guardian's permission. For more information, contact Nessman at (320) 859-5770.

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