Area Cyclists Talk Bikes

People interested in bicycling had the chance Thursday to talk about all things to do with bikes. And the people they were speaking with came from local, county and state government agencies with an interest in cycling. It all happened at the bike open house held by Willmar Bikes Alliance at Willmar auditorium where groups…
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Bikes Alliance Seeks Input At Open House

Making Willmar a safer, healthier, more bicycle-friendly community will be the topic of a bike open house 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Willmar City Auditorium. There will be booths, snacks, refreshments and a youth bike giveaway donated by the Willmar Wal-mart. The event, hosted by the Willmar Bikes Alliance, is being held to raise…
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Willmar Man Pedaling Through Deserts, Over Mountains For A Cause

David either is or will be back in Willmar soon. I hope to write a follow-up story soon. SALOME, Ariz. — It was a almost an afterthought for David Moody as he prepared for the longest bicycle ride he’d ever done. Before leaving for San Diego to participate in the Ride for World Health, the…
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Minnesotan To Ride 500+ Miles From Minneapolis To Chicago

Here’s the story of another area cyclist fundraising with his bike. In June, Al Reszel of Richmond, Minnesota, will embark on a 500+ mile bike ride from Minneapolis to Chicago. After months of research and training, Al will traverse the miles on his quest to support his wife Terry and raise awareness and donations for…
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Pedal For Project Impact Changing

Pedal for Project Impact is going to be different this year. The bicycle ride to raise funds for programs for children at Safe Avenues has been a weeklong tour in June for the past three years. This year, PPI, which I help organize each year, will be a three-day ride during the last weekend of…
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