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Members of the Sertoma Club of Alexandria pick up garbage along two miles of Interstate 94 through the Adopt a Highway program. Eighty-two miles of highways are covered by the program in Douglas County. (Tara Bitzan/Echo Press)

Local Adopt a Highway volunteers pile up successes

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Dozens of Douglas County organizations, businesses and families are part of the statewide success of the Adopt a Highway program.


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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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