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PHOTO: Shoveling leaves

City of Mitchell worker Brian Daughters shovels leaves into the back of his work truck after cleaning out street gutters Tuesday afternoon in Mitchell. Through the rest of the leaf season, the city of Mitchell's Compost Drop-off Site will be open from 4:30 p.m. to sunset Monday through Friday, and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays. Compost may also be taken to the landfill free of charge Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The city of Mitchell is providing a special leaf collection beginning this week and running through Nov. 15, weather permitting. Leaves will be collected curbside on the same day as city garbage collection. All leaves must be placed in compostable yard waste bags or in a green waste cart. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)