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Residents march for life

 

February 4, 2021

Photo courtesy of Marj Oines

Grant Trask led the participants of the March for Life event in singing "Jesus Loves Me," "My Country 'Tis of Thee," and "Doxology/ Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow." From left to right: Tim Wilkinson, Grant Trask, Lila Trask and Mary Thompson.

About 100 residents gathered in front of the Trading Union on Jan. 24 for the second annual local March for Life event, according to organizers Tim Wilkinson and Kurt Wohlhueter.

As the group marched towards the Municipal Building, they held and waved signs in support of their belief that life begins at conception. At two intersections the crowd came to a stop and prayed. Wilkinson led the prayer at the intersection of N. Nordic Dr. and Excel St., while Don Bieber gathered the group together for a prayer at the intersection of N. Nordic Dr. and Fram St.

Once the crowd reached the parking lo...



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