Weather Forecast

Members of the Roberts Ribbon Reapers 4-H Club are joined by others who helped the group pack 49 boxes with blankets and caps to send to military personnel overseas. Pictured, the group poses with some of the boxes.

4-H Club sends blankets, hats to overseas military

Email News Alerts

The Roberts Village Park building was filled with blankets, and crocheted caps and cardboard boxes on Sunday, Nov. 4.

The Roberts Ribbon Reapers 4-H group teamed with other 4-H and community groups to make blankets and caps for military personnel serving overseas.


On Sunday, the blankets and hats were packed into boxes and prepared to be sent overseas. The group filled 49 boxes with 94 blankets and 155 caps. The boxes were mailed out on Monday.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Gretta Stark
Gretta Stark has been a reporter for the River Falls Journal since July of 2013. She previously worked as a reporter for the New Richmond News from June 2012 to July 2013. She holds a BA in Print and Electronic Media from Wartburg College.
(715) 426-1048