Day: May 20, 2019

Mike Harkins stands beneath the Adopt-A-Highway sign with his and Gretchen

Adopt-A-Highway volunteers find treasures among the trash

Overlooked and underappreciated, those that collect trash along Idaho’s highways give more than they receive. But among the discarded plastic, paper, and aluminum Adopt-A-Highway volunteers Mike Harkins and Gretchen Sherlin have found their own reward. The couple moved to Mountain Home two years ago, and soon began their charity. Clad in orange and wielding pokers, …

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I-40 paving

With summer here, projects in northern Arizona ramp up

By Ryan Harding / ADOT Communications Hibernation is over for bears, chipmunks and snakes – and now highway projects in northern Arizona. As temperatures warm up to the proper levels for paving, ADOT will start or continue work from last year on repairing winter weather damage to pavement along state highways. Work on a 17-mile …

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