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BEMIDJI – The 24th annual Radiothon to End Child Abuse begins Thursday and goes to noon Friday.

Paul Bunyan Broadcasting sponsors the radiothon, which has generated more than $867,000 since 1989 to address child abuse and neglect, including in Beltrami, Cass, Clearwater and Hubbard counties.

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In addition, numerous events are planned today at the Paul Bunyan Mall in Bemidji.

The following entertainment also will be this afternoon:

12:30 – Trek North Choir

1 – Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School Choir

1:30 – Sonny Johnson, student at BSU, acoustic guitar, singer-songwriter

2 – Jeff Wade, Northern School fifth graders, presentation of donation

2:15 – Voyageurs High School music students, featuring piano solos

3 – Zara Croaker, Headwaters School of Music student, playing guitar and singing

3:30 – Gwenfrewi Burger, singing, piano and cello

4 – Alan Thavis, piano and guitar

4:30 – Headwaters Youth Orchestra High School Ensemble

5:30 – Headwaters Youth Orchestra Junior High Ensemble

6:15 – Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble featuring Bemidji High School students