It's time again for Make-A-Wish Illinois to host their annual Walk and Run For Wishes Edwardsville. The event will be led by a special Grand Marshall on the SIUE campus.  This year's Walk and Run is scheduled for Saturday at Korte Stadium at SIUE. Community Relations Manager Laura Huerta tells The Big Z about their special leader for this year's program.


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Janet was diagnosed with a brain tumor in April of 2013. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and features a timed 5K run and leisurely 1K walk that starts at 9a.m. Food, refreshments, music, and entertainment will also be available. The registration fee is $30 for adult 5K runners, $25 for adult 1K fun walkers, $15 for students ages 18-22, $10 for kids 18 and under, and free to wish families. Addition details are at