Monthly Archives: January 2013

Whole Foods Co-op at night

The Co-op closes at 9 p.m. I took this photo at 10 p.m. Note the ice-globes to the right. They have LED lights inside of the ice. See story here. The man who made them, Walter Sipila, calls them orbs.  If you want to make ice orbs follow this link for the directions. How to […]

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Strum Bros

This area of town, the intersection of First Street and 2nd Avenue East,  is not the best neighborhood.  The burnt out Kozy bar is kitty-corner from this building. Tonight I was struck with the ornate brick and cement work on this building.

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Melting ice

Today it was up to 32 or 33 and ice was melting. This is a view of the harbor from the backside of the DECC.

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Quiet Husky

This dog never seems to be bothered by the cold and never barks at us whenever we walk by.

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Snow-flocked evergreens

Hello, I’m baaaack. My computer was in the shop, I still took photos everyday. This photo was taken on Friday after a fresh snow. It finally “warmed up” enough to snow. We had been in the deep-freeze with temps at about 20 below freezing. I think the temps were in the teens this day.

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Rain in January

It raining in January. This is January? Record temps today, rain in forecast http://www.duluthnewstribune.com/event/article/id/255288/ Update: International Falls set a new temperature record of 48 degrees for the date. The previous record was 41 degrees, set last year. By: John Myers, Duluth News Tribune Temperatures soared into the 40s across the Northland on Thursday under clear […]

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The new Duluth Int’l Airport

Here are some fast facts: 300,00 passengers annually 3 major carriers: Delta, United and Allegiant Airlines 10,162 foot runway, the second largest in Minnesota 110,000 square feet Design elements simulate water and woods, curve represents a wave of water Exterior panel color of building reminiscent of the William A. Irving ore boat parked in the […]

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Mellow late morning sky

It was too late to be a sunrise, but I noticed the redish hue of the sky.

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A view of Lake Superior from the Coppertop

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Ice globes in front of WFC

A board member made these ice globes in front of Whole Foods Coop. There are led lights inside of them.

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