Amish contribute over $6k to highway department
December 9, 2020
The five most northern districts of the Cashton Amish community donated $6,275 to the Monroe County Highway Department.
Monroe County Highway Commissioner David Ohnstad said a group of Amish recently contacted him and said they were going to count the number of horse-drawn buggies they use and send a contribution based on that number.
He said the check, which showed up at the end of November, represents 250 buggies. Ohnstad’s counterpart in Vernon County told him the Amish community appro...