A chance meeting in Wisner’s River Park led to a warm and unexpected thank you for Wisner resident Russ Eschliman. In recognition of his military service as a Vietnam veteran, Eschliman received a patriotic quilt from a complete stranger.

In September, Eschliman was mowing the River Park grounds for the City of Wisner when Lynn DeShon, who resides in Ceresco and was camping in the park, asked if he could repair a light in the campground rest room.

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