Monthly Archives: October 2012

Autumn Fruit

By Greg Lecker Early Saturday morning, I stop at the Minneapolis Farmers Market to purchase a bushel of tomatoes with which to make marinara sauce.  Visiting the Arboretum afterwards, I am reminded that tomatoes and are not the only red … Continue reading

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Fall Collage

By Mary Beth Pottratz Sunshine filters through almost-bare branches. A steadily drifting drape of puffy thin cloudlets plays like a kaleidoscope on the ground. A wide and short redbud tree still has some yellow leaves peaking between sun and shade. … Continue reading

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Autumn Storm

By Boak Wiesner A touch of winter blew into Minnesota this past week with the northern edge of our state getting school-closing enough amounts of snow at the same moment as my friends and I were relaxing in my front … Continue reading

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Autumn Splendor

By Greg Lecker Like an investor consulting the stock ticker, I habitually refresh the web browser on the MN DNR Fall Color Reports website (http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/fall_colors/).  Over the past week, I’ve watched the pattern of peak color advance from Minnesota’s Arrowhead … Continue reading

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