Veterans gather for “Adopt a Soldier” project

 About 20 people met Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, at Barron VFW Post 8338 to make plans for a project to put area elementary school students in monthly contact with active military service members. Front row, from left, Elaine Johnson, Mike Otto, Dave Martinson, Ed Halverson, David Vruwink and Denise Peterson. Middle row, Mark Klein, Richard McGiffin, Jerry Juve, Chuck Sandmann, and Dave Martinson. Back row, Larry Johnson, Beth Roth, Greg Roth, Jim Helman, Dave Peterson and Severt Olson. Photo by Terry Miller