Reader Andi Lassiter has responded to our request for pictures of the ways people are calling “dibs” for July 4th parade viewing spots.
In St. Peter, she notes, people have already staked out their turf for a parade that doesn’t start until Monday.
“This is why our family will not be attending the Saint Peter parade,” she says.
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Bob Collins was with Minnesota Public Radio from 1992-2019. 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 several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.