Monthly Archives: November 2010

Snow-blinded bear

This bear watches over the neighborhood, but can’t see anything today. More snow is in the forecast with storm warnings until 9 p.m. Here is the Weather Underground report Winter Storm Warning in effect until 9 PM CST this evening… Rest of Today Breezy…snow. Additional daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches. Total storm […]

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Snow covered street lamp

I liked the lamp against the fence and the way the snow stacked up on the streetlamp. The flag in the background added interest too.

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View of the Blatnik or “High” Bridge

Sunday was a deary day. I took this photo after 3 p.m. and it was already starting to get dark. You can see the cars with their lights on.  This is a view of the Blatnik Bridge. People around here call it the High Bridge. It is high enough (120 feet) for a large ship […]

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Business is booming

Business is booming in the Miller Hill Mall. I do not often get to the mall because I tend to shop at locally-owned stores, hence my blog doesn’t have too many mall photos. Not only that, security doesn’t like it when you take photos in the mall. I guess someday we might want to look […]

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Come see the deer!

Seeing a deer in Duluth is not unusual. They can be pests to gardeners or motorists,  Yet, it seems whenever we see deer we have a sense of wonder:  We run and get our housemates and say, “come look!” and the mailman will ask you, “Did you see the deer?” Even dogs stop whatever they […]

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Snow-topped Thanksgiving table

In Duluth you can bet there will be snow for Thanksgiving. Hopefully you will be inside a nice warm home, with good company and have something better than snow atop your Thanksgiving table. In Duluth hundreds of people eat Thanksgiving Dinner at the DECC. Duluth Transit Authority  drivers and staff  volunteered their holiday time to […]

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Crooked Chiropractic Office Door

I’ve always found it kinda fitting that the front door at Duluth Natural Medicine is crooked. It is a chiropractic office. Looks like the door has been adjusted and now opens and closes just fine. It might need a few repeated treatments over the years to keep going.

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The bull dons a wreath

You know the holidays are approaching when the bull at Dan’s Feed Bin in our neighboring town of  Superior dons a holiday wreath. You also know you aren’t too far away from farms and rural life.

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Bluestone retaining wall and other signs of Duluth

Yep, this is Duluth. How many Duluth items can you see? I have six listed below, see if you can guess What they are.

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Loading up at the DECC & Old tin Duluth ceiling repurposed into a birdhouse roof

The days are getting shorter. In this photo it is very gray and almost dark. It isn’t even 4 p.m. yet. Here people load up their cars after a hard day of vending their wares at the DECC. I liked the curved lines of the building and also that you could see the exhaust coming […]

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