A bulldozer moves sand to form a base for the Chris Martin Ashby Memorial Trail Friday afternoon in preparation for the final asphalt surface.

Construction begins on Ashby Memorial Trail

More than two years after proposing a bike and walking trail in memory of their son Chris, Gene and Barb Ashby saw construction on the 1.5-mile trail east of Luverne begin last week.

Henning Construction of Adrian is moving dirt for the 8-foot-wide bituminous surface path.


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