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Photos: Slice of Life June 2022

View "slice of life" photos from around the area.

Storm Damage
A fallen tree remains on a house on the 200 block of Eighth Avenue Southeast in Rochester on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, after a storm the night before.
Joe Ahlquist / Post Bulletin
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Storm Damage
A fallen tree remains on a house on the 200 block of Eighth Avenue Southeast in Rochester on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, after a storm the night before.
Joe Ahlquist / Post Bulletin
Storm Damage
A group of singers who were performing in the area stopped to help as neighbors remove a tree fallen in the middle of the road after a storm passed through on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, near the intersection of Seventh Avenue and Third Street Southwest in Rochester.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Storm Damage
A group of singers who were performing in the area stopped to help as neighbors remove a tree fallen in the middle of the road after a storm passed through on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, near the intersection of Seventh Avenue and Third Street Southwest in Rochester.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Storm Damage
Rochester Public School maintenance workers clear a downed tree branch on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, along Sixth Avenue Southwest outside the Edison Building in Rochester.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Storm
A pedestrian walks by an uprooted tree after a storm passed through on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, along 4th Street Southwest in Rochester.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Storm Damage
Two downed trees took out power lines on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, along Fifth Street Southwest near Sixth Avenue in Rochester. The downed power poles caused 3,000 customers to be without power in the area.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Storm Damage
Two downed trees took out power lines on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, along Fifth Street Southwest near Sixth Avenue in Rochester. The downed power poles left 3,000 customers without power in the area.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Storm Damage
Utility crews work to restore power after downed trees took out power poles on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, along Fifth Street Southwest near Sixth Avenue in Rochester. The downed power poles left 3,000 customers without power in the area.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Hammocking in the Shade
Despite temperatures nearing 100 degrees, Ruthann Ryberg, front, and Katie Herman, left, of St. Paul, read in their hammocks in the shade with their granddaughter Kaia at Silver Lake Park on Monday, June 20, 2022, in Rochester. The three made the trip to Rochester while exploring the state looking for cool bookstores and places to relax in their hammocks and had just been to Garden Party Books, they said.
Joe Ahlquist / Post Bulletin
Flags and R-Fest Setup
Flags are setup at Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial Park in honor of of Americans, soldiers, veterans, first responders and heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic on Sunday, June 19, 2022.
Tucker Allen Covey / Post Bulletin
Flags and R-Fest Setup
Flags are setup at Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial Park in honor of of Americans, soldiers, veterans, first responders and heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic on Sunday, June 19, 2022.
Tucker Allen Covey / Post Bulletin
Flags and R-Fest Setup
Greg Darbo (right) works with his crew from Midwest Sound Communications to get the main stage ready for the kickoff of Rochesterfest at Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial Park on Sunday, June 19, 2022.
Tucker Allen Covey / Post Bulletin
Flags and R-Fest Setup
Greg Darbo (right) works with his crew from Midwest Sound Communications to get the main stage ready for the kickoff of Rochesterfest at Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial Park on Sunday, June 19, 2022.
Tucker Allen Covey / Post Bulletin
Flags and R-Fest Setup
Rob Olson from Pulver Motor Service sets up a structure ahead of the kickoff of Rochesterfest at Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial Park on Sunday, June 19, 2022.
Tucker Allen Covey / Post Bulletin
Flags and R-Fest Setup
Goran Lovric helps setup the tent for Tempo, an ice cream panini stall, ahead of Rochesterfest at Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial Park on Sunday, June 19, 2022.
Tucker Allen Covey / Post Bulletin
Flags and R-Fest Setup
Goran Lovric and Vladimir Lovric work to set up Tempo, an ice cream panini stall, ahead of Rochesterfest at Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial Park on Sunday, June 19, 2022.
Tucker Allen Covey / Post Bulletin
Flash Floods
Vehicles drive through a flooded area on Monday, June 13, 2022, along 11th Avenue and 2nd Street Northeast in Rochester, Minnesota.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Flash Floods
Vehicles drive through a flooded area on Monday, June 13, 2022, along 11th Avenue and 2nd Street Northeast in Rochester, Minnesota.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin
Flash Floods
Vehicles drive through a flooded area on Monday, June 13, 2022, along 11th Avenue and 2nd Street Northeast in Rochester, Minnesota.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Joe Ahlquist is the photo editor at the Post Bulletin. Joe is a 2013 graduate of Winona State University and previously worked at the Winona (Minn.) Daily News and the Sioux Falls (S.D.) Argus Leader before arriving at the Post Bulletin in July of 2017. Readers can reach Joe at 507-285-7624 or jahlquist@postbulletin.com.
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