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Donny Smith carries the flag to the front of the stage as the Hashknife Pony Express riders banquet and awards ceremony gets underway at Mazatzal Hotel and Casino, Wednesday, Feb. 9. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited to begin the dinner as well as an opening prayer by Rev. Chuck Proudfoot.

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