Aitkin County veterans take the cake

Local agencies have been of significant support to area veterans. In the past year, the Aitkin Disabled American Veterans, American Legion and VFW and their auxiliaries donated 60 gas cards, 95 grocery cards for $25 each. In addition, the office collaborates with Aitkin County Health and Human Services, Salvation Army, Aitkin County Homeless Coalition and Habitat for Humanity to assist veterans.