A mix of warm and cold weather across Minnesota has created inconsistent ice on lakes, rivers and ponds. The Department of Natural Resources is warning parents to keep an eye on their children this Thanksgiving as they visit friends and family who live near bodies of water.
A flash of blue streaks across my snow-laden yard and I hear the familiar call of my local blue jay. I’m tucked away inside my photo blind hoping my blue friends will cooperate and land where I can capture a few images of this marvelous bird. Yes, the blue jay is one of my favorite birds. I know that many would not agree with me. They think the blue jay is a robber of other birds’ eggs, chicks and also a general bully. I don’t agree.
“One joke about prayer has a man desperately searching for a space in the church parking lot on a wedding day. As best man in the wedding, he can’t be late. ‘God,’ he prays in desperation, ‘I’ll go to church every Sunday for the rest of my life, if you just find me a space!’
Over the last few months, the family of Eden Prairie teen Adam Daggs has prepared for Adam to return home. The family hoped to bring Daggs, who was struck by a car in August while riding his bicycle, home in time for Thanksgiving.