Runners make strides


They were the few, the proud, and likely the exhausted.
Two runners from Rainy River District put themselves to the test at the Half-Way Motors Fire Fighters 10-Mile Road Race in Thunder Bay on Monday.
Morningstar Tom of Morson placed 150th out of 317 finishers in the female division with a time of 1:32.47.
Katie McGee of Duluth captured first place (1:00.28).
In the male division, Jim Windego of Fort Frances placed 241st out of 256 finishers with a mark of 1:44.50.
Luke Chelimo of Kenya, who attends Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, was first (50:31).