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I sat on a small bluff amongst a crop of trees. Before me lay Lake Calhoun…

Moments before I was biking home from work. I needed some air in my tires, so I pulled into a gas station. 2,654 more words

Riff Raff

The Body

One morning I ran through the tunnel at the north end of Lake Calhoun.  A crowd had gathered around the Isles lagoon.  I could see the flashing lights of a police boat by the trees on the opposite shore.  455 more words

Something New: July 2017 - Part 1

July was a busy month filled with many new experience. So much so, I decided to split things up into 2 posts. I tried 3 new events/activities and 3 new restaurants last month. 707 more words

Something New

'This Is Why You Live In Minnesota': #Top10WxDay Draws Residents Outdoors

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It just doesn’t get much better than this — temps in the 80s, sunshine and relatively low humidity for Minnesota.

WCCO’s Mary McGuire found folks out enjoying the day on Lake Calhoun in a bunch of different ways. 164 more words


Petition Signing Next Step In Changing Lake Calhoun's Name

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The next step in restoring Lake Calhoun’s Dakota name, Bde Maka Ska, is the signing of a petition.

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board… 163 more words


Opinion: Lake Calhoun name change efforts waste of time

From The Echo:

Lake Calhoun in summer

Frozen Lake Calhoun

The recent name change of Lake Calhoun to Bde Maka Ska is a massive waste of time. 345 more words


Minneapolis Over Calhoun

A quick sketch of Minneapolis as seen from the opposite side of Lake Calhoun.  I don’t do much in the way of landscapes, figured I should at least try.