A LANDING ZONE TRAINING AND COMMUNITY COOKOUT was held at Leisure Lake Saturday, June 18, with several local emergency departments participating. The University of Michigan Health System helicopter was flown to Leisure Lake in Vernon Township and members of the Michigan State Police, Durand Fire Department, Shiawassee Search and Rescue, Vernon Township Fire Department, and the Shiawassee County Sheriff Department were on hand to participate in the training exercise. The event was a “huge success,” according to Anthony Karhoff, Vernon Township Fire Department Sergeant, who also said, “Events like this allow residents to see what we do on any given day in all types of weather.” (Courtesy Photo)

Leisure Lake Training and Cookout was last modified: June 27th, 2016 by Karen Elford