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Poker run held to benefit local fire victims

 

September 17, 2020

Courtesy of Karen Lipska.

Top: Members of the Red Knights out of Kimball line the parking lot of the Knotty Pine Saloon.

The Red Knights Motorcycle Club Nebraska Chapter 4, a club composed of fire service members and their families, held its 7th annual poker run on Saturday, Sept. 12th to raise money for local victims of fire and honor those lost on 9/11.

"Half of the money we raise stays with the club and goes to our donation fund and the other half gets split up and pays out to the highest poker hand, but all that usually goes back to a good cause," said Mark Whetham, chapter president. "We're just here for the ride, no one's here to win."

The poker run drew in about 70 riders at $20 a person or $30 if rid...



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