Tomahawk Fall Ride http://wxpr.org en As Riders Arrive, MDA A Focus Of Fall Ride In Tomahawk http://wxpr.org/post/riders-arrive-mda-focus-fall-ride-tomahawk <P>The annual Fall Ride is underway in Tomahawk, an effort to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association led by one of it's top contributors, Harley Davidson Motorcycles, with a plant in Tomahawk.</P> <P>40,000 visitors are expected and the sound of motorcycles across the Northwoods will be heard most of the weekend.</P> <P>Director Tamra Anderson from the Tomahawk Chamber of Commerce says while all the visitors bring a surge to the local businesses, there is a reason for the ride...</P> <P><I><U> </U></I></P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>"...it's a great event. Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:43:28 +0000 Ken Krall 7873 at http://wxpr.org As Riders Arrive, MDA A Focus Of Fall Ride In Tomahawk Thousands Of Motorcycles, One Simulator http://wxpr.org/post/thousands-motorcycles-one-simulator <P>The Ref has arrived in the Northwoods...and we're not talking about a football game.</P> <P>The Transportable High-End Rider Education Facility...THE REF...is operated by the state DOT's Motorcycle Safety Program.</P> <P>With the Fall Ride in Tomahawk expecting to attract 40,000 people this weekend, many on motorcycles, DOT officials bring the motorcycle simulator and trainer to give people a perspective on motorcycles and safety.</P> <P>Spokesperson Peggy Drinsinger says the idea is to cut down on accidents with more education...</P> <P> </P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>"...anybody can c Thu, 12 Sep 2013 17:22:51 +0000 Ken Krall 7869 at http://wxpr.org Thousands Of Motorcycles, One Simulator