Preparing for colder days

News Photo by Jason Ogden

Alpena Salvation Army Capt. Amy Cedarvall checks a rack of coats at the Salvation Army’s headquarters Tuesday during the organization’s coat giveaway event. She said more than 100 families came to the headquarters to get free coats that were donated by many in the community. She said those who did not have a chance to make it to the event can contact the Salvation Army.