Real Minnesotans? They’re the ones who’ll stand along the canal in Duluth in the freezing cold when an ice-laden ship like the Great Lakes Trader comes in from the netherworld of Lake Superior as it did today.
For an even better look, check out the Duluth News Tribune’s video.
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 several blogs, 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.