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Big Blue River Days Rib Run & Walk is Saturday June 1

Kick off a healthy start to your summer at the Big Blue River Days Rib Run in Marysville. Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) Foundation is organizing this year’s 5K and 10K Rib Run held Saturday, June 1, 2013. Also available is a 1 mile run/walk. Start times for races are: 10K–7:45 AM; 5K–7:55 AM; 1 mile run/walk 8:00 AM.

Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in each of 12 age divisions. Registration and starting line for all races will be at the Koester Block Park at 9th & Elm Streets. Participants can pick up their packets Friday, May 31st, from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM on Broadway across from the Pony Express Statue, or Saturday, June 1st, from 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM at the registration table at 9th & Elm. Online registration is powered by

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Printable registration forms can be downloaded at or Proceeds from the event will be used for the enhancement and expansion of medical services at Community Memorial Healthcare. CMH Foundation recognizes and thanks the following sponsors for their contribution to this year’s Rib Run: Nebraska Heart Institute, Marysville Convention & Tourism, The Marysville Advocate, RoadID, Marysville Health & Fitness, Wal-Mart, and

For more information please contact Pam Harrison, Foundation Coordinator, at (785) 562-4473, or email [email protected].

About Kevin Rippe

Kevin Rippe was born in Marysville and moved to Smith Center at the age of 1, then graduated from Smith Center High School in 1995. He graduated from Cloud County Community College in 1997, and joined the staff of KKAN/KQMA radio in Phillipsburg a year later. Since June of 2011 Kevin has been with us here at Your Country KNDY. You can hear Kevin on daily news reports, as well as calling area high school football and basketball. Kevin lives in Marysville with his wife Melissa, and 4 children Brennen, Jacob, Bailee, and Joshua.