Celt and Erlandson’s next stop was to the Pierce County Food Pantry, where they issued a $250 check to the organization. Pictured are Celt, Erlandson and Ron Campbell, Food Pantry Director.1 / 3
Their first was the Pierce County Veterans Service Office, where they gave $300. From left to right are: Jerad Erlandson from Clyde’s Corner, VP of the Tavern League, Dave Till, County VSO, Mike Celt from Mike’s Baytown, President of the Tavern League, and Tami MacGregor, VSO Secretary. Till said 100 percent of the proceeds will go toward Pierce County veterans. (Herald photos by Jason Schulte). 2 / 3
Their last stop was to Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin, as they were the recipients of a $500 donation. From left to right are: Erlandson, Lisa Thompson and Michel Tigan from the St. Croix Valley Branch of Big Brothers Big Sisters and Celt. Tigan said the funds will create and support mentoring relationships in St. Croix and Pierce counties. 3 / 3
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts.