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Wakefield-Marenisco students enjoy group exercise again

WAKEFIELD - After a school shutdown in March of 2020, followed by fluctuating restrictions ever since, students at Wakefield-Marenisco K-12 School have just begun enjoying their regular activities in recent months.

As the COVID-19 pandemic appears to be winding down, one of those activities is the freedom to play disc golf, which enthusiasts describe as a cross between regular golf and tossing a Frisbee back and forth.

Persons driving past the school might notice the bright yellow disc stations, which include a cluster of hanging chains, at which players aim discs that then drop into an underl...