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Outdoors

January 26, 2014

Cross column: Another polar vortex? Count your blessings!

(Continued)

So comparatively speaking, we’re living in the lap of luxury when yet another one of these pesky polar vortexes plunges us into arctic conditions.

This latest round of bone-chilling cold might inspire even the hardiest Minnesotan to complain, but in the end, we all know there’s not just a whole lot that can be done except bundle up and deal with it.

The good news is that spring is just 53 days away.

The bad news is that in Minnesota, we all know that really doesn’t mean too much at all.

John Cross is a Free Press staff writer. Contact him at 344-6376 or by email at jcross@mankatofreepress.com.

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