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Brandon-Evansville Coaches to Host Benefit Event for Jordan Nohre

BRANDON — This summer, the Brandon-Evansville coaches are proudly hosting a 5K Run/Walk and a Free Kid's 1K Run to benefit Jordan Nohre and her family.

Jordan is a seventh grader from Evansville that was recently diagnosed with leukemia. She is currently hospitalized at The Children's Hospital in the Twin Cities. Throughout the summer months, she will be receiving three rounds of chemotherapy. Each round consists of approximately 10 days with a 5 day rest for tests and monitoring.

Please assist the B-E coaches in honoring the Nohre family by participating in the 5K Run/Walk to be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013 during Brandon Summerfest. The run/walk will start behind Gardonville Telephone at 8:00am. Registration will be from 7:15am-7:55am. The cost of the 5K is $20 per person and $10 for those under 10. Registration also includes a T-shirt. 

A free Kid's 1K will follow at approximately 9:15am. All runners will receive a participation ribbon and bottle of water. 

Registration forms can be found on the Brandon-Evansville school website at or  Registration forms and payments should be mailed to Brandon School, Attn: Jen Froemming, PO Box 185, Brandon, MN 56315.

Any questions, please call Jennifer Froemming at (320) 760-1643 or email

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Robert Williams

Sports Editor at the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

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