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By Dixie Stordahl
PCN Correspondent 

Andrew Flansaas remembered at Loring Run

 

October 21, 2020

Jonnae Slade, Whitney Blunt and Carmen Norville just turning off Highway 191 to the Turner Cut Across during Flansaas Memorial Run. Photo by Dixie Stordahl.

On Saturday at 3 p.m., with the temperature in the 20's, a group of runners gathered at Loring to dedicate the day to a loved one who is no longer with us.

Andrew Flansaas, son of Michael and Brenda Flansaas, died June 28 in Alaska, leaving a huge space in the family's lives. The mourners from Montana couldn't attend the funeral in Alaska due to the COVID-19 limitations. His cousin Carmen Norville organized the memorial run to bring awareness to suicide and to honor Andrew's life. Andrew was an adventurer! He kayaked from Sandy Beach to Vancouver, BC, and then rode a bicycle to Tierra del F...



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