Students at Stoner Prairie Elementary School and Verona Area International School collected 571 pairs of socks during the second half of October for Badger Prairie Needs Network.

The end of the annual fundraiser for BPNN’s Warm Winters campaign was celebrated by “Silly Sock Day” on Oct. 31.

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