Food drive a success

Lake Country Fire Department raises more than 10,000 non-perishables and $2,000 for food bank

  • Jan. 1, 2012 2:00 p.m.

The Lake Country Fire Department had a record-breaking campaign for the food bank.

“Thanks to the generosity of Lake Country residents, nearly $2,000 in cash and more than 10,000 non-perishable food items were collected and will be distributed within the community to brighten the holiday season for many families,” said Brent Penner, assistant fire chief.