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Paving progress on Section 3

Oct 14, 2020
An aerial photo by Steve Brown taken Saturday, Oct. 10 shows bituminous surface covering much of Section 3 of the Highway 61 reconstruction project. The most recent project update email from the Minnesota Department of Transportation said the project was on track for completion by early November,...

Clear skies, fall colors, cam views

Oct 14, 2020
Local photographers took advantage of the great fall weather on Saturday to capture the fall foliage at or near its peak. Ben Threinen and Steve Brown both submitted photos they took that day. Traffic through the area was heavy that day as people flocked to the river valley to take in the colorful...

Storm sewer work on north end of highway project

May 13, 2020
This photo by Steve Brown shows some of the storm sewer work taking place on the north end of the Highway 61 reconstruction project. During the weekly project update meeting Tuesday, Dick Swenke of Rochester Sand and Gravel said work on the storm sewer will continue over the next week. Topsoil...

Stage 1 on April 27

Apr 30, 2020
Steve Brown of Lake City took this aerial photo of the Stage 1 area of the Highway 61 reconstruction project on April 27. At the weekly update meeting the next morning, Rochester Sand and Gravel public information officer Dick Swenke said all of the pavement had been milled and the concrete removed...

Drone shot looks out over construction route

Apr 15, 2020
Steve Brown of Lake City took this photo looking northwesterly along the route of the upcoming Highway 61 reconstruction project. A detour that was scheduled to go into effect Tuesday is delayed until cold weather no longer prevents pavement removal.-Photo by Steve Brown

Sun breaks through, adding splendor to fall foliage

Oct 23, 2019
Lake City photographer Steve Brown took advantage of just a few minutes of sunshine to capture this photo from The Jewel development looking downstream Oct. 21.

Correction: Photo is of Brown at Rotary

Apr 10, 2019
The above photo of Steve Brown and his drone was erroneously used to illustrate a caption in Lake Week’s Graphic about Brown’s presentation to the Lake City Kiwanis Club. The photo is from his March 25 presentation to the Lake City Rotary Club.
Photo by Steve Brown

Skeeters in wintertime

Jan 17, 2019
Scenes from ice boat races held over the weekend on Lake Pepin. Ice boats will return to the lake on Friday for the Northwest Regatta. It will be the third consecutive weekend.

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