Actually, Summer comes early in Minnesota.
MPR social media savant Julia Schrenkler can prove it.
This winter pushed Minnesotans to the point that open water on the Mississippi = waterskiing on April 21! I stood on a snowbank to get this vid. Wish our friend Lyn was in the frame, she was waving and whooping to the crew out there.
Posted by Julia Schrenkler on Saturday, April 21, 2018
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.