Weekend walk supports diabetes



The American Diabetes Association is hosting its signature fundraising and awareness walk in Vancouver this month.

The “Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes” event begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at Vancouver Landing, 100 Columbia St. Participants can choose from 1-, 3- or 6-mile courses.

Registration opens at 8 a.m. Saturday. Online registration is at http://www.diabetes.org/clarkcountystepout.

The event includes lunch provided by Sweet Tomatoes, live music, kids activities, a bounce house and vendor booths. All money raised during the event will support diabetes research, programs and awareness efforts.