Red, White and Blue run/walk set

ISHPEMING – The inaugural run and walk for Red, White and Blue is scheduled for Saturday in Ishpeming.

Parking, registration, T-shirt and bib pickup will open at 8 a.m. at the VFW building, located at 310 Bank St.

The event will be held on the Iron Ore Heritage Trail starting at Third Street. The walk goes east to Seventh Street, then back, while for runners, the trail leads to Malton Road and back.

This event will help raise funds for veterans-related programs at the Ishpeming VFW and also fund a scholarship for Ishpeming, Westwood and Republic-Michigamme students.

Entry fee for the event is $20. There will be an awards ceremony and refreshments afterward.