They were breaking down the ice-house neighborhood on Lake Waconia this afternoon, but not before getting in one final day of fishing. The DNR requires all fish houses to be off Minnesota lakes in the southern two-thirds of the state by midnight Monday. Judging by the suburbia-looking tracks on the lake, a lot of houses have already been removed. (You can click the image for a larger image).
By the way, do you suppose this farmer got an earful from his spouse when he heard about the guy who spread manure in the shape of a heart on Valentine’s Day?
Some other pictures have been posted on my personal blog.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories but reflections , observations, and debate.