N.W. Minnesota native to give away 90,000-plus pounds of fresh produceSeptember 17, 2009 - 9:03pmbusiness/agriculture
A Thief River Falls native who is a potato broker in Michigan will give away more than 90,000 pounds of fresh produce Saturday in his hometown.
Don Armstrong and his wife, Vera, will begin the giant charity giveaway at 11 a.m. at the Pennington County Fairgrounds.
"People always ask why I'm doing this," he said. "I tell them that God and Jesus were having coffee one morning and they said, 'Don, we want you to give away some produce.'...