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A Lake Tomahawk group is bringing back Vets and Guides event Submitted: 06/23/2018
Dakota Sherek
Dakota Sherek
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A Lake Tomahawk group is bringing back Vets and Guides event
LAKE TOMAHAWK - Back in the early nineties, an event in Lake Tomahawk gave thanks to veterans. This year, a group of community members decided to bring it back.

The Vets and Guides event invites veterans from King, Tomah, and other areas to come to Lake Tomahawk for a day of fishing, food, and a good time.


On Saturday the group held a fundraiser at the Shamrock Pub to help pay for the event which will be held later this summer.

Organizers say they've received a lot of support in bringing the event back to honor veterans.

"Get them out on the lake, let them enjoy the beauty of Northern Wisconsin. Get them away from stress or anything like that," said event organizer Gary Drossart. "It's kind of a way to make a bond with the guys."

There are about 40 to 50 veterans expected, but there will be enough food for about 100 meals.

If you or someone you know are interested in the event, contact Drossart at 715-370-4652 or at gary.drossart@hajoca.com. 


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