white gif
Denny Graham - Ross Realty Le Sueur Parks and Recreation First State Bank Lynnea Wetzel - REMAX
white gif
Chatter Latest Posts
2020 May 25 St thomas News
by Tom Graham - 05/25/20 10:09 AM
City Council agenda - May 20, 2020
by Jeff Steinborn - 05/20/20 02:46 PM
2020 May 18 St Thomas News
by Tom Graham - 05/19/20 07:49 AM
0:02 / 4:06 MN Hwy 93 Flood Funding - Henderson
by Jeff Steinborn - 05/14/20 03:14 PM
Wednesday lunch specials
by RoadHaus - 05/13/20 10:59 AM
2020May 11 St Thomas News
by Tom Graham - 05/12/20 08:01 AM
Friday lunch specials
by RoadHaus - 05/08/20 11:19 AM
Henderson Feathers Photos
Mary Had a Little Lamb, It’s Fleece Was…..
Consider the Birds and Lilies of Field and Forest
A Salute to the White Pelicans
May
S M T W T F S
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 161 guests, and 0 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Where were you 22 years ago? #24471 11/01/13 11:57 AM
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 6,583
Jeff Steinborn Online Content OP
Chatter Elite
OP Online Content
Chatter Elite
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 6,583
Where were you during the Halloween Blizzard of 1991?


I remember being stubborn enough to drive into town for Halloween and getting stuck on Cty Rd 12. Not sure when the power went out - but it was sure creepy to see Main St. so dark.

Re: Where were you 22 years ago? [Re: Jeff Steinborn] #24473 11/01/13 05:51 PM
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 3,372
Skeddy Offline
Chatter Elite
*****
Offline
Chatter Elite
*****
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 3,372
Decided to drive home from Bloomington that day. Had a roommate navigate for me by sticking his head out the passenger window. Think it took us roughly three hours. Barely got up the hill on 169 just south of Belle Plaine. That was the most exciting part of the weekend actually. "Gotta go home on the weekends cuz I miss my mommy and there just might be a party I'll miss out on." Duh.

Re: Where were you 22 years ago? [Re: Jeff Steinborn] #24474 11/02/13 10:52 AM
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 831
velocity Offline
Chatter Elite
*
Offline
Chatter Elite
*
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 831
I recall walking out of night class at St. Ben's (St. Joe, MN) and found that a couple inches of snow had already fallen. Stopped off at a party on the way back to my house to wet my whistle. I really wasn't planning to celebrate Halloween but quickly changed my mind...everybody was kind of hyped up with Halloween and all the snow. I think we were all hoping for the elusive snow day to become a reality. After a quick stop a home to change into my Green Giant rain slicker and hard hat I spent the rest of the night at one of the fine establishments in St. Joe. I remember waking up in the morning and screaming "snow day" w/ my roomies. It seemed like a lot of fun at first and then we realized how much snow there was and nobody owned a shovel. It really was a pain in the ass to get between St. Joe and the SJU campus. That Saturday or Sunday the SJU basketball team played a squad from Brazil at SJU. The Brazilians had quite the adventure up I-94 on their team bus. As the story goes they helped push about a half dozen cars out of the ditch on the drive up to Collegeville. They must have thought we were crazy to live in Minnesota.

Last edited by velocity; 11/02/13 10:54 AM.

Go Johnnies!

Moderated by  Tom Kolter 

Follow us on Facebook!
Henderson Photos
Help Identify the year.
Identify Photo 4/12/19
Identify Photo 3/11/19
Henderson Weather
The Weather Network
ShoutChat Box
Comment Guidelines: Do post respectful and insightful comments. Don't flame, hate, spam.
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3
(Release build 20190728)
PHP: 7.1.33 Page Time: 0.017s Queries: 15 (0.009s) Memory: 0.6934 MB (Peak: 0.8797 MB) Data Comp: Off Server Time: 2020-05-27 21:48:46 UTC
Valid HTML 5 and Valid CSS