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MDA Telethon A Success Despite Economic Worries 

There’s a big thank you being sent out to all of you who donated so generously during this year’s Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon.TV 5 once again teamed up with the MDA to raise money for Jerry’s Kids during the Jerry Lewis Labor Day telethon.Locally your pledges raised nearly $250,000.The money pays for research and treatment for more than 40 neuromuscular diseases.Nationally the telethon raised more than $60,000,000 this year.Thank you to those who donated.