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New Years Resolutions In The Four-States

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With 2017 coming to an end, many of us will be looking to start fresh in 2018 with New Years resolutions. According to a study done earlier this year, about 41% of Americans made them for 2017. However, only about 36% of people actually achieved those resolutions. We caught up with some local residents at the Joplin Y to see what changes they are looking to make in the new year.

Matthew Hart said hew would like "To get in better shape and run a four minute mile." Kara Lowry told us, "Yes I do (have a New Years resolution). Actually I started back in November walking and I thought I'm going to get a jump on the new year in November, and by the new year hopefully it will become a habit for me."

If you're looking to start 2018 off by burning some carbs, the Joplin Y is holding its Chilly 5K on Monday.

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