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McKinley Elementary School kids get new bikes

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Santa came early this year for more than 40 McKinley Elementary School kids. A few lucky raffle-winning kiddos rode off into the sunset on new bikes.

Billings TrailNet has been collecting new and used bikes, refurbishing the used ones, and tuning them up so they would be fit to ride by Christmas. On top of the bikes, the lucky winners were given helmets and bike locks.

Billings TrailNet said every kid should have the opportunity to experience the freedom of riding a bike, which is why they decided to give some away for Christmas.

The kids who won said they won't forget this kind gesture for a long time, and they're waiting for winter to be over to hit the pavement.

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