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Highway 61 Revisited

No, not Bob Dylan.

Today we took Highway 61 south for about 4 and a half hours. It’s largely straight, sometimes two lanes in each direction, sometimes one. 212 more words


Jonestown Turnrow

I just LOVE these two wide angle shots I got of a muddy crop in Jonestown, Ms. The vanishing points of these images are in the direction of the famous, Highway 61. 17 more words

BiMoxie Photography

Land of 10,000 Lakes and a few loons

The Land of 10,000 Lakes (low estimate) and a few loons would be Minnesota, of course. My husband is a native and we lived there for 36 years after his four year stint with the Air Force. 576 more words


Go-karts gone: Newport's Raceway to Fun has reached the end of the road

It was an old school attraction in the town of Newport.

For more than three decades Raceway to Fun was a destination that kids (even grown ones) raced toward to have fun on go-karts and bumper boats, on the mini-golf course or the driving range, and in a batting cage or an arcade. 191 more words


Al Kooper's Refusal and Highway 61 Revisited

Before I listen to this album today, I email Al Kooper, who played organ on “Like a Rolling Stone.” Kooper lives in Somerville–essentially Boston–and I hope he might be willing to meet up at some point and discuss my Dylan hypothesis. 589 more words

Teen hailed a hero for helping victims of Scott County wreck

When someone is described as a hero, most people don’t think of a 19-year-old on a skateboard. But Dayton Kelting is both, a teenage boy shredding the half pipe who, after Saturday night, is being recognized for one courageous act. 201 more words


Grand Marais Pumps The Brakes On Dollar General Store

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Lake Superior community of Grand Marais has put the brakes on a potential move by a national discount retailer to move into the scenic tourist town. 116 more words