Lightning bug greeting for children at appreciation event

gen-Dak-Elec-apprec-event-8-2Louie the Lightning Bug, Dakota Electric Association’s safety mascot, greets children during the company’s member appreciation event July 25 at the Minnesota Zoo. A record-setting 9,161 DEA members and their families were in attendance. They donated a total of 2,355 pounds of food and $769 in cash to area food shelves.  (Photo submitted)