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PHOTOS: Katie Nordeen goes ‘Over the Edge’

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FOX8’s Katie Nordeen went ‘Over the Edge’ this past weekend to help raise money for Special Olympics.

Participants had to raise $1,000 for the opportunity to harness up and rappel ‘Over the Edge’ of the Wells Fargo in Raleigh on Saturday.

Nearly 100 people participated in the Raleigh event. It’s estimated the event raised over $120,000 for Special Olympics.

A similar event will be held in Charlotte this weekend.