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Labor Day Bridge Walk set for September 6

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     Labor Day Bridge Walk 2009 
  Participants enjoy the sunshine during the 2009 Portage Health Labor Day Bridge Walk.
 Note: This was originally posted on: 08/31/2010 


HANCOCK — Everyone is invited to participate in the annual Portage Health Labor Day Bridge Walk on Monday, September 6.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. at Kestner Waterfront Park in Houghton. At 8:30 a.m., walkers will proceed from Kestner Waterfront Park, over the bridge to Hancock, come back across the bridge to Houghton, proceed east to the Michigan Tech campus, then west along the same route back to Kestner Waterfront Park. Course distance is about five miles.

This is a non-competitive, family-friendly event open to everyone.

The Labor Day Bridge Walk is sponsored by Portage Health, Farm Bureau Insurance, the cities of Houghton and Hancock and the Michigan Governor's Council on Physical Fitness.

For more information, call the Community Health Department at Portage Health at 483-1149.

Note: This was originally posted on: 08/31/2010 

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