Aspen Ridge students clean up U.S. 41 roadside

From left: Isabella Betterly, Emma Kargela (with bag), Hannah Mattila, Ryan Lafountain, and Tyler Annala. (Submitted photo)
One-quarter mile was cleaned up on U.S. 41 near the school. More than 300 pounds of trash and debris was collected. (Submitted photo)

Jim Maki’s seventh grade earth science students from Aspen Ridge Middle School in Ishpeming conducted a roadside cleanup Friday in anticipation of Earth Day, which was Saturday. Click on the photos for more details.