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Perham's Mark Schmidt plans to ride scooter all the way from Moorhead to the Metro Area as a fundraiser for "Make-A-Wish." He's wearing a suit in this publicity photo-as his goal is to arrive in the Twin Cities in time for the annual gala hosted by "Make-A-Wish." He hopes to roll to the dance on his scooter-in formal attire.

Cross-state, scooter run helps dreams come true

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Louis Hoglund

For the past four years Mark Schmidt made wishes come true for others; but next spring he'll be the one doing the wishing-wishing for perseverance, a strong pair of legs and the wind to his back.


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