WALKER -- Cass County Commissioner Jim Demgen will travel with a Minnesota National Guard delegation to Panama for five days in November.
Tuesday, the county board authorized Demgen to spend up to $700 for board and room for the trip. He will serve as a representative of county government on the trip.
Minnesota Army National Guard Adjutant General Larry W. Shellito invited Demgen to join the trip.
They will fly to Panama City where they will meet with chamber of commerce business leaders and city officials and tour the canal locks. They also will visit an elementary school adopted by Minnesota schools and deliver school supplies Minnesota children collected.
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