The seventh annual Platte River Run (PRR) was held Aug. 4, at 8:30 am, to start off Royalton’s Platte River Day. From a field of 33 runners, Preston Zimny of Royalton was the overall winner with a time of 16:22 in the 5K race. Zach Carlson of Royalton was the winner of the 17 and under males (17:34), Ed Zimny of Royalton was the winner of the 35-50 males (22:34) and Marv Trettel of St. Cloud won the 50-plus male category (25:25).
Manon Gammon-Deering of Little Falls led the ladies and was the overall winner with a time of 20:17. Mattia Hendrickson of Little Falls, won the 17 and under with time of 20:18, Robin Roiland of St. Augusta, was the winner of the 35-50 females with a time of 26:19 and Betty Loehlein of St. Cloud, won the 50-plus females with a time of 32:42.
The winner of the kids’ fun run in the boys’ division was Aaron Betker, age 9, from Royalton and Hannah Olson, age 8, from Little Falls, won the girls’ division.