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Round the Islands Canoe Race recently in Higley Flow
Saturday, August 18, 2012 - 8:41 am

Thirty boats participated in the four and one-mile races at the 18th Annual Round the Islands Canoe Race Saturday in the Raquette River at Higley Flow. Best finish of the day was posted by Jeff Kelly, from the Plattsburgh area. He was closely followed by Higley Association member Jim Plumley. Both men are veteran paddlers; Spencer and Marly Bartkus won the two divisions of the fledgling race. For more on the race see earlier story.