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The Phoenix

If you Google the term, "what is the phoenix"? you come up with this answer.

phoe·nix

/ˈfēniks/

noun

noun: phoenix; plural noun: phoenixes

  1. (in classical mythology) a unique bird that lived for five or six centuries in the Arabian desert, after this time burning itself on a funeral pyre and rising from the ashes with renewed youth to live through another cycle.

    • a person or thing regarded as uniquely remarkable in some respect.

 

2/28/2014 Albert Lea, MN Interstate 35 Snow Storm


On the last day of February 2014, spring seems as if it is still month's away instead of just week's away as another round of winter weather impacts southern Minnesota.

B-Roll footage in the evening at sunset around Albert Lea, MN of the snow storm along Interstate 35.  Various scenes of traffic and snow plows on the interstate.

1/26/2014 Saint Cloud, MN Early AM Snow Before The Blizzard


With a blizzard warning in effect for the Saint Cloud, MN area and most of west central Minnesota, the snow started to fall during the overnight hours. 

While the high winds for the Blizzard Warning are still hours away, the several inches of light and fluffy snow that are currently falling will make it perfect for another ground blizzard.

TRT 2:38

1/23/2014 Saint Paul Winter Carnival Ice Carving In Sub Zero Temps


The next wave of sub zero weather is hitting the midwest with temps at noon in the negative teen's as the Saint Paul Winter Carnival starts in Saint Paul, MN.

Footage from Rice Park in Downtown Saint Paul with people out in the cold weather while the competitors get ready for the annual ice carving competition.

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