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Coal Miner’s Days Continues With 5K, BBQ Contest

Posted: Saturday, June 22nd, 2013 at 6:22 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Aaron Gernes

Coal Miner’s Days continues today in Melcher-Dallas. A breakfast at 7am kicks off day two of the annual celebration of the community’s coal mining heritage. A 5k begins at 9am, with registration starting at 8am. A variety of activities will occur throughout the day, including pony rides, inflatables and carnival rides, and a dunk tank. Mud volleyball starts at 1pm, and public tasting of the barbecue contest begins at 3:30. The KNIA/KRLS Big Red Radio will also be there Saturday, playing music and making announcements.