This year's Terry Fox Run in Kenora is coming up Sunday, September 18 and organizers are encouraging the community to lace up and run for a great cause. 

The run, in support of cancer research, will begin at 8:00am at Valleyview School with registration followed by the run at 9:00am. Runners will take off from Valleyview and go down and around Rabbit Lake where water stations and restrooms will be available. 

"We're so excited that it's in-person again this year! Over the last 41 years, we've (Kenora) raised over $570,000 just in our little town. And a big reminder that every $0.77 of every dollar will go directly to cancer research," says committee member Colleen Doerksen.

Register as a family, team or individual at

There is also an online auction being held on the Kenora Terry Fox Run Facebook page, where the proceeds will go towards the cause. 

If you require and information on this year's event in Kenora, contact Laurine at 548-1794 or email 

Colleen joined Wednesday's Q Morning Show to tell us more about this weekend's event! Listen below! 

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