Despite the snow, they walked

walk leadThe Minnesota School of Business held its Take a Walk in Her Shoes event Thursday, despite the weather, to show support of sexual assault awareness. April is nationally recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness Month. All proceeds from the one-mile walk will go to Rivers of Hope, a local nonprofit advocating to end family violence.

Steve Ziemer of Elk River Municipal Utilities reported that 15 inches of snow fell in the city Thursday, as winter refuses to release its grip.