Columbia group raised $10K for family of soldier

Thursday, October 10, 2013 | 7:49 a.m. CDT; updated 9:22 a.m. CDT, Thursday, October 10, 2013

COLUMBIA — The founder of a Columbia-based nonprofit says the group raised about $10,000 in an hour when it learned the government shutdown was affecting military death benefits for a Wisconsin soldier killed in Afghanistan.