Salem Elks make donations to Salem PD K-9 unit

Mike Mahouski, Exalted Ruler of the Salem Elks Lodge #305, is shown presenting a check to K9 Officer Steve LaRosa and Argo along with K9 Officer Mike Garber and Simon (on left). Joining them were officers and trustees from left, front row, Carolyn Bowser, Connie Smith, Devon Williamson, Robert Williamson; back row, Floyd McCartney, Ric Buckman, Pam Gorby, Eddie Connors, Steve Smith, Wayne Gorby and Randy Malmsberry.. The Salem Elks donated in total $2,500 for a protective shield for use by the K9 officers and their dog–$1,000 from the Salem Elks Lodge #305 and $1,500 through the Elks National Foundation’s 150th Anniversary Grant obtained by the Salem Elks Lodge. (Submitted photo)