The Free Press, Mankato, MN


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Don Wright, 72, is running his 75th marathon on Sunday in Mankato. He was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer of the white blood cells that begins in bone marrow, about 10 years ago, shortly after he completed his first marathon. He runs in part to raise awareness for Team Continuum, a nonprofit that helps cancer victims pay their living expenses.