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The residual snow is almost gone, finally. Can’t rule another wallop, but at least the tundra in place since mid-January is in full retreat. Still an occasional stubborn patch next to a tree or in a building-front garden, and even lurking here and there near tires of parked cars (although there they bear no resemblance to snow at all, more like lumps of malignant soil), bleeding trickles of filthy water toward the storm drain. 202 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s been a rough winter to get around for everyone, but it can be especially tough for people with disabilities.
The Minnesota State Council on Disability reminded people Friday about the importance of clearing out sidewalks, curbs and transit stops. 83 more words
When it comes to walking outside during the winter, my rule has always been “better safe than sorry,” even if it means doubling the time it usually takes me to walk somewhere. 590 more words
(found taped up in an elevator, right above all the buttons)
Hey People –
You – all of you – are always looking down. I’m amazed at that. 407 more words