An ordinary Friday morning on W. Michigan St. was enlivened today by the stately progress of a very large spruce tree and its escort by police and Minnesota Power trucks. It’s not the Capitol Christmas Tree, cut from the Chippewa National Forest and provided by the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe–that tree is in St.
This photo was taken in Lincoln Park on July 9, 2014. The colors have been tweaked. Do you know what it is? Answer in the comments! The first person to get it right gets a round of applause! Bonus applause for guessing which city initiative this picture is part of.
June 11: Crews do some deconstruction work on 27th Ave. W between Superior and Michigan to prepare for the construction of a new KwikTrip store. For information on KwikTrip’s hiring fairs, see the Lincoln Park Calendar.
June 14: Loki the police dog shows off his skills to the admiring crowd at the Duluth Police Activities League kickoff. Despite (or because of) the cool, drizzly weather, a great crowd came to the Heritage Sports Center to hang out in the bouncy house, practice boxing and pogo-stick-jumping, see how fast they could throw a
It’s a little loud outside Our Lincoln Park HQ right now, but at least it’s for a good cause. We’ll all be seeing more traffic cones and hearing more heavy equipment digging up the street for a little while, because the Lincoln Park phase of the Cross City Trail is underway. This shot is from the