Letter carriers bag food


The results are in for the 2007 Letter Carriers food drive that took place Saturday, May 12, across the nation.

In West Linn, letter carriers collected 12,938 pounds of food, as compared to 11,500 pounds last year, up 12.5 percent.

Lake Oswego carriers collected 15,057 pounds of food, down 3.9 percent from 2006; and Lake Grove brought in 10,753 pounds, up 9.9 percent from last year.

Donated food will go to the hungry in Oregon and Southwest Washington.