Tootsie Roll Drive kicks off Friday

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Escanaba Mayor Marc Tall, at left, makes a donation to kick off the annual M.I. Tootsie Roll Fund Drive conducted locally by the Knights of Columbus – Council 640 of Escanaba. The event will take place on Friday and Saturday. Co-chairman Allan Blahnik receives the donation. Proceeds from the drive go to area organizations that help residents with intellectual disabilities.