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On the fast track to the altar

She said yes! In a surprising moment for everyone, Matt Monroe proposed to Kendall Lyons at the finish line of the Kent Pumpkin Run on Sunday, Oct. 28. Photo by Lans Christensen

KENT — At the awards ceremony for the 42nd annual Kent Pumpkin Run on Sunday, Oct. 28, Matt Monroe took the opportunity to propose to his love, Kendall Lyons. She said, “Yes!” Not even her second-place finish among the women racers could match that moment. The cheers for them were the most excited of the day. It’ll be hard to beat that  in Pumpkin Run no. 43 … but who knows?

For a full report on the race and more photos, turn to Page A8.

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