Elk Point’s firefighters will be able to stock up on some much-needed new equipment after hosting a very successful firefighter’s ball.
An official count of how much money was raised isn’t known yet, but the department estimates it at somewhere around five thousand dollars. Organizer Mike Earnst says one family even made a donation of $2700.
The fire hall has more events planned in the coming months. They’ll be hosting a pancake breakfast an easter egg hunt at the hall as well.