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OUT OF THE DARKNESS - Suicide Prevention Walk

Sidney's third annual Out of the Darkness suicide prevention walk in Legion Park Saturday attracted nearly 25 participants.

"We're here again to raise awareness and provide those peer supports, let people out there know they're not alone, whatever way suicide has affected them," Kaitlin Wilson, co-organizer, said.

The event was one of thousands held nationally, Andy Flander, co-organizer said.

"There's probably over 3,000 sites nationwide," he said. "Here, in Sidney, is the last walk in the state of Nebraska."

Key to the event is creating a sense of community, Flander said.

"There's the peer c...


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