Arborist Matt Starks of Liberty-based Farage Tree & Stump Removal trimmed a pin oak on North Euclid Avenue in Kansas City on Monday. That morning, Starks learned he will be one of 61 contestants in the International Tree Climbing Championship on March 21 and 22 at in Tampa, Fla.
Arborist Matt Starks of Liberty-based Farage Tree & Stump Removal trimmed a pin oak on North Euclid Avenue in Kansas City on Monday. That morning, Starks learned he will be one of 61 contestants in the International Tree Climbing Championship on March 21 and 22 at in Tampa, Fla. ALLISON LONG The Kansas City Star
Arborist Matt Starks of Liberty-based Farage Tree & Stump Removal trimmed a pin oak on North Euclid Avenue in Kansas City on Monday. That morning, Starks learned he will be one of 61 contestants in the International Tree Climbing Championship on March 21 and 22 at in Tampa, Fla. ALLISON LONG The Kansas City Star

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March 02, 2015 03:34 PM

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