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You see them from time to time, walking along the ditches, picking up trash and stuffing the junk into garbage bags that will be picked up later.


But do you appreciate just how much of a difference these "Adopt a Highway" volunteers are making?

These hard working volunteers clear 26,000 tons of clutter per year, saving the state an estimated $6 million annually, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

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