Erma Iverson with her loyal pooch, Crackers. Submitted
Faithful companion guards woman stranded, helpless during 20-hour ordeal
Erma Iverson says she has lots to be thankful for after spending about 20 hours stranded and helpless outside her rural Yellow Medicine County home on a late September day and night.
The 79-year-old woman's first thanks go to her dog, Crackers, for keeping at bay coyotes and raccoons through the long night of her ordeal.
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