Heroic canine Peanut honored by state

Haley Gustafson | Daily Press

From left, Beau LaFave, state representative for the 108th District, presents local hero dog, Peanut, with a certificate from the state of Michigan, that recognizes Peanut’s heroism, while owner Kathyrn Frisk looks on recently in Rapid River. Peanut is credited as altering her owner, who later found a three-year-old girl three-year-old girl, shivering and unclothed in a ditch in Rapid River on St. Patrick’s Day.