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4:52 pm
Wed November 21, 2012

Playing with food: Laramie carries on turkey curling tradition for charity

Members of the Clucker Chuckers chase a sliding turkey down the ice at Laramie’s annual turkey curling food drive to benefit local charities.
Rebecca Martinez

Curling has developed a competitive following in Laramie in recent years… but the age-old winter sport has developed a softer, sillier side once a year to benefit local charities. Wyoming Public Radio’s Senior Poultry correspondent Rebecca Martinez attended the town’s annual Turkey Curling tournament last weekend and filed this postcard.

 

REBECCA MARTINEZ: Turkey curling is ridiculous, in a really fun way.

(Ambi: “Yeah, baby!”) (Ambi: Curling sounds)

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