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Jessica Schaffhausen -- mother of Amara, Sophie and Cecilia -- smiles to the crowd just after finishing the Tri-Angels 5K Fun Run at Hoffman Park on Saturday, July 20, 2013. The event was put on to honor the memory of Schaffhausen's three girls and to help raise money to have a playground built in their memory. Police estimate more than 3,000 people participated in and watched the event.

Thousands attend Tri-Angels 5K to honor Schaffhausen girls

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Thousands of people packed Hoffman Park Saturday morning to participate in and watch the Tri-Angels 5K Fun Run in memory of Amara, Sophie and Cecilia Schaffhausen, and to kickoff fundraising efforts to have a new playground built in their memory.


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Micheal Foley
Micheal Foley joined RiverTown Multimedia in July 2013 and serves as editor at the New Richmond News. In the past he has worked at several news outlets including in Hudson, Wis., the Desert Sun in Palm Springs, Calif., the Leader-Telegram in Eau Claire, Wis., and the Pioneer Press in St. Paul, Minn. He began his career as a Marine Corps journalist. He served as a reporter and photographer in Okinawa, Japan, and editor of the base newspaper at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in San Diego, Calif. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin–River Falls.
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