Blaine elementary school PTO held a walk-a-thon on September 28 to raise funds for field trips, technology upgrades, class supplies and more. This year, the PTO intended to raise $20,000 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the walk. At press time, the PTO had raised more than $13,000 and expects to raise more next week. Approximately 450 students participated in the annual walk. Photo by Molly Ernst.