It may be August, but make no mistake – it’s time for back to school. Here are a few essential items for Back To School 2019.
All the trendy kids will be carrying brightly colored shovels as they walk five miles to school, uphill both ways. Here, a snapshot of four charming third graders making their way to Lincoln Elementary.
A foil-wrapped baked potato in the pocket will keep the kid warm all morning long and will be a great snack!
But who hasn’t heard about their parents walking uphill both ways to school? And I do think that potatoes in the pocket would be a legit way to keep warm and have a tasty snack.
Nobody should have to rely on potatoes in their pocket.
Minnesota winter is coming. Like it or not.
If you don’t have a coat or need cold-weather gear, the United Way of Douglas and Pope County has a community coat room where families can come and pick out a coat and cold-weather accessories for each member of their family, free of charge.
To receive or donate a coat, visit the United Way office during business hours, Monday – Friday | 8 am – 4:30 pm.