INTERVIEW: 3 Bell Ringers Aim for $30K in 30 Hours

Created: 12/11/2012 9:01 PM KSTP.com By: Scott Theisen

Three Salvation Army bell ringers are aiming for $30,000 in 30 hours.

Jeremy Lilyquist, Derek Gilbert and Linda Lewis are teaming up to carry on a tradition. A woman named Helen McCombie started the annual marathon, ringing the bell alone for five years.

Lilyquist and Gilbert began ringing at Country Market in Hudson at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Lewis began ringing at the Walmart in in New Richmond at the same time.