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Community turns out for one of their own

Donald Teuma-Castelletti
SHAWVILLE Feb. 16, 2019
With a recent cancer diagnosis, Kristen Atkinson has had her life plans put on hold as she prepares to undergo treatment, but her hometown sought to make some aspects of this challenge a bit easier.
So, Atkinson’s Bar – the local watering hole once owned by Kristen’s father, Johnny “K” Atkinson – held a fundraiser night on Saturday, complete with silent auctions, a 50/50, lots of donations and more, raising over $12,000 to help her out.

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