Veteran’s Park donation

VFW Post 8338, Barron, recently donated $1,000 to the Barron County Veterans’ Service Office to assist with the cost of a new memorial and flagpole at the county-owned Veteran’s Memorial Park campground on Prairie Lake between Cameron and Chetek. Above, Dave Peterson, post commander, presents the check to veterans’ service officers Scott Bachowski and Tami Saleska. Bachowski said work on a flagpole will be completed this week at the campground. Further improvements are expected next year, he added. Photo contributed