Gallery 7717 - nwherald

Sarah Nader - snader@shawmedia.com
Linda Zeka of Harvard picks up groceries at the Harvard Food Pantry on Tuesday, February 12, 2013. According to the statewide poverty report the county's poverty rate jumped by about 5,000 people. from 5.5 percent to 6.9 percent. Harvard has a 26 percent poverty rate according to the census.