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BRIEF: Special Olympics skating set for Thursday

St. Joseph News-Press - 1/23/2018

Jan. 22--Special Olympic skaters will take to the ice Thursday for the Heartland Winter Games at the Bode Ice Arena in St. Joseph.

Figure skating begins at 8:45 a.m. and runs until around noon, with a speed skating competition to follow. Up to 15 skaters are expected to compete, including seven from St. Joseph.

Skaters also will come from the Kansas City area.

There is no cost to attend the event. Bode Ice Arena is located at 2500 S.W. Parkway.

The Heartland Winter Games also features skiing events at Snow Creek in Platte County.

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