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Join the fun in Garfield Saturday

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Head out to Garfield on Saturday, August 9 for its summer celebration. There will be events all day for the whole family to enjoy!

The day’s activities are as follows:


City wide garage sales.

7-11 a.m. Pancake feed at St. John’s Church.

8 a.m. 5K Color Fun Run. To run, contact Lacey at (320) 815-4198.

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Beer Garden at City Park. No outside beer allowed in park.

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Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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