Nearly 500 signed up for Over the River Run

Published 12:04 pm Thursday, October 7, 2010

Just more than a year ago, the future of the Over the River Run was in serious jeopardy.

Declining participation, questions about using the Old Mississippi River Bridge and the departure of a longtime organizing committee seemed to spell doom for the event.

Just two days before the 22nd annual run, on Saturday, almost 500 people have preregistered for the 5-mile run and race-walk across the Old Mississippi River Bridge.

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