Planning for the Annual Karner Blue Fun Run/Walk has begun, and the event is scheduled for Saturday, July 23rd as part of the Black River Falls Downtown Association’s new Black River Heritage Festival. Participants can register the same day as the event starting at 8:00 in the morning with the Fun Run/Walk beginning at 9:00. The route will be on the foundation trail and is about 2.5 miles in length. All participants will receive a goody bag. Registration costs $5 for everyone 12 and under and $10 for those over the age of 13. If you’re interested in volunteering to help with the event you can call the chamber office at 715-284-4658.