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Freaky 5K Celebrates Healthy Young Women 

A group that promotes healthy young women wants Halloween to be more scary than racy.The non-profit organization hardy girls healthy women is hosting its second annual Freaky 5K run and walk in Waterville.They’re encouraging kids to wear original, creative costumes that are more suitable for children than the racy outfits some kids have favored in recent years.Last year, about a hundred people took part, raising $6,000. Before the race, there will be a costume contest with prizes.Proceeds help support hardy girls program in the community.The run-walk is Saturday, October 30th at Colby College.Registration begins at 8:30, the race starts at 10:00. For more information log onto hghw.org.