Thursday, September 18, 2014

Peace torch

Peace torch

Carrying the torch, Ellayna Kabel led a group of youths, town councillors, and international runners across the bridge here this morning as they participated in the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, which promotes international friendship and understanding. Members of both Fort Frances and International Falls councils met in the middle of the bridge, where a ceremony was held commemorate the 200th anniversary of the peace treaty between Canada and the United States.