Trumpeter swans preen on the ice where Six Mile Lake feeds into the creek in northern Dickinson County. Trumpeters in the northern Midwest don’t migrate in winter, though they do travel in search of open water.
(Betsy Bloom/Daily News photo)

It’s very convenient that the picture window at our home looks out where Solberg Creek feeds into Six Mile Lake. For the west side of the lake, it’s the last section to freeze up and   Read More