The Daily Globe - Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

Michigan State Patrol, Super One spearhead food drive


October 19, 2018

Steve Newman/Daily Globe

LT. DONALD Horn bags groceries at Ironwood Super One as part of the Wakefield Post's partnership with the store for the Michgan State Patrol's annual drive to stock shelves of local food pantries. The food drive continues through next Friday.


IRONWOOD - As he was bagging groceries at one of the cash registers at Ironwood Super One, Lt. Don Horn said he has big goals for the annual Harvest Food Drive put on by the Michigan State Patrol's Wakefield post.

"We want to raise over 30,000 pounds of food," he said.

The annual drive is a statewide effort by State Patrol posts, and the post's drive has been one of the most successful. "Our area has led the state the last five years," Horn said. Last year's drive yielded 24,000 pounds of food for food shelves.

Residents can go to Super One and bu...

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