Run today for Special Olympics

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University will host a community Law Enforcement Torch Run/Walk for Special Olympics today.

The Law Enforcement Torch Run is the largest grassroots fundraising effort for Special Olympics International. Michigan’s program generates financial support for more than 23,000 athletes who compete in Special Olympics in the state.

The walk and run start at 5:30 p.m. at the Superior Dome and will finish at the NMU Jacobetti Complex. The cost to participate is $25 and includes a T-shirt. Register online at or on the day of the race at 5 p.m. at the Superior Dome. For more information, contact Carl White at 906-235-4060.