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Watch: A marathon accomplishment in Hudson

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Lakeland, Minn., resident Bruce Platzer stuffs cash in a Salvation Army red kettle Friday, Dec. 15, during a 30-hour marathon bell-ringing drive at County Market in Hudson. Bell-ringers at the time were St. Croix County Sheriff's Office deputy Nathan Belz, his daughter Lana Belz, and SCSO investigator Dean Fayerweather. Organizers said the effort raised $77,382. For more on Salvation Army's efforts county-wide, turn to page B1. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia2 / 2

Cold temperatures didn't faze a host of bell-ringers volunteering for the Salvation Army last week in Hudson.

The 30-hour event spanning Thursday Dec. 14 through Friday Dec. 15 at County Market raised $77,382. 

See the attached video for more from the event.

Mike Longaecker

Mike Longaecker is a regional/enterprise reporter for RiverTown Multimedia. His coverage includes St. Croix County government, higher education and state politics in Wisconsin. 

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