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25th Annual Mid-Columbia Duck Race Drops at Columbia Park

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KENNEWICK, WA.- Columbia Park was all quacks today for the 25th Annual Mid-Columbia Duck Race.

About 36 thousand rubber ducks were dropped into the Columbia this year.

It's all part of the six local rotary clubs that come together every year to raise funds for many community organizations.

The grand prize is a new Toyota Camay donated by Toyota of Tri-Cities.

Head duck Don Roberts said it is an event they look forward to every year.

"This is rotary's way to support the community to pay back to the community to help charities in our community like SARC and Boys and Girls Club there's just a huge list," said Robert.

Along with the new car, 54 other prizes were given to the winners of today's race.

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