On Friday evening, several hundred area residents gathered at the Redwood Falls airport to begin a march to Ramsey Park in memory of George Floyd.

The Redwood Falls Police Department, Redwood County Sheriff’s Office, Lower Sioux Police Department took part, and provided traffic control to ensure the safety of all participants and motorists. 

Some scenes from the opening of the march:

Organizer Dan Kates, front, led several hundred participants and volunteers from their gathering spot at the Redwood Falls airport Friday evening to begin a march honoring the memory of George Floyd.