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Black Hills forward Maisy Williams discusses do-or-die 2A regionals win over Liberty

Highlights: Bearcats hold off defending state champion Lynden in 2A regionals 2:35

Highlights: Bearcats hold off defending state champion Lynden in 2A regionals

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Do you know what to do in an active shooter situation? This Florida sheriff's office can show you. 6:14

Do you know what to do in an active shooter situation? This Florida sheriff's office can show you.