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Walkers were sent off from Voyager Elementary School on Sunday morning as more than 200 people joined the cause to help fight MS. (Photo by Eric Morken)

Walkers unite to help curb MS

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The National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society Upper Midwest Chapter held its Walk MS: Alexandria event this past Sunday and more than 200 people of all ages took part.


The local walk had 150 registered walkers coming into the day. That was an increase of 35 percent from last year. More walkers showed up the day of the event to show their support by walking for a good cause.

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Eric Morken
Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.
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