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Happy Spring!

Photo of rock, evergreens road and snow.
In some cultures in the Northern Hemisphere, the astronomical Vernal equinox (varying between 19 and 21 March) is taken to mark the first day of spring, and the Summer solstice (around 21 June) is taken as the first day of summer. I debated cropping off the bottom part of the photo, but I wanted you to see just how much snow we still have. Can you guess where I took this photo? This is basalt rock. Read about the Duluth Complex here.

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree

This tree is inside of the Clyde Iron Works Building. It is  a unique building which has been transformed from a steel foundry –once making the steel beam for the Empire State Building to an event center with a restaurant. It sat vacant for many years Just think how high the ceiling must be to fit this tree in there… 

Downed tree

0725. ddp downed tree - 1

This house is near Chester Park. It is the aftermath of the early Thursday morning storm with hurricane force winds. As you can see they have electrical power. Some neighborhoods still do not have power. This will be the fifth day of no power for some. Minnesota Power is saying some people will not get power until Thursday. going on the