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September 23, 2020

The Billmayer family takes a moment for a family picture prior to the walk. They are Shawna, Ella, Sarah, Trent, and Adam.

This year marked the sixth year since this walk was started. The walk was named after a local family lost their beloved son/brother/grandchild to suicide. The event was started to help raise awareness and educate people on the devastating subject. Although 2020 was rocked by a pandemic, the family of Tristan Billmayer felt that more than ever, they needed to raise awareness. So, they put together the event in a bit of a different format. They had Gerald Stiffarm of the Harlem/Belknap area speak to the group of about 75 prior to the walk. He gave an emotional message on suicide. At t...

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