The Haliburton Highlands OPP and their auxiliary unit collected almost 700 bags of food and over $2,000 in the annual Fill a Cruiser event from Dec. 1 to Dec. 8. Members of the Haliburton Highlands OPP want to thank business owners, staff and the community for the donations.
The police accepted donations at local grocery stores in Minden, Haliburton and Wilberforce. There were 114 bags of food and $462.50 collected in Minden, 291 bags of food and $320 collected in Haliburton, and 285 bags of food and $1,244.41 collected in Wilberforce. All of the donations were given to local food banks.