Walking to prevent violence

Walking to prevent violence

Tamara Garreau (left) and Vonna Underhill carried the banner last Friday evening, Sept. 25 for the annual Take Back the Night walk.

Tamara Garreau (left) and Vonna Underhill carried the banner last Friday evening, Sept. 25 for the annual Take Back the Night walk that started and ended at the Save-On-Foods parking lot.

Escorted by a police cruiser and volunteers in orange coats, about 60 people participated in the walk which raised $199 for violence prevention programs in the lakecity. Donations were collected for hot dogs, hamburgers, water and chips supplied by Save-On-Foods and delicious homemade chocolate chip and coconut cookies made by volunteers.