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Pulling for Guatemala

Event raises money for GCC service learning trip

IRONWOOD - Just how fast can nine people pull a semi truck and trailer a distance of 20 feet?

In what may have looked like a physics experiment or a Friday training for the Commercial Motor Vehicle Licensing (CDL) program at Gogebic Community College, was actually nine teams competing in the third annual "18 legs versus 18 wheels" competition and fundraiser for the GCC service learning program trip to Guatemala from May 16-24, 2020.

"We put the fun back into fundraising," said Janie Williams, service learning trip coordinator. "It's a lot of fun. It's a challenge and its doable."

The team m...