With a group of friends, family, community members and behind-the-scene artisans, Barb and Gene Ashby unveil the sign at the trailhead of the Christopher Martin Ashby Memorial Trail Friday afternoon near the Luverne City Park. The 1.95-mile trail is in remembrance of Chris, who died in a 2005 car accident.

Ashby family, community dedicate local trail in memory of Christopher Ashby

The Christopher Martin Ashby Memorial Trail is more than just a biking and walking trail.

The 1.95-mile paved trail is the family’s lasting legacy to the community that has supported them through one of the hardest experiences of their lives.


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