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Red Cross honors local heroes

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Red Cross honors local heroes

KGMI News Reporting
By Karen Taylor

BELLINGHAM, Wash. – Local heroes will be honored at a special event tonight hosted by the Mount Baker Chapter of the American Red Cross.

Executive Director Stacy Rice says the 16th annual Real Heroes Celebration will recognize eleven people who went above and beyond to help others this year.

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The chapter hopes to raise $105,000 to fund its disaster response services.

There is no cost to attend, but the suggested donation is $100.

Those interested can still preregister by calling the 360-733-3290.

The event is from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Best Western Lakeway Inn.