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Photos: Slice of Life August 2022

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

Corn Tower
Fog blankets Rochester's Corn Cob Water Tower on Monday, Aug. 15, 2022.
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Corn Tower
Fog blankets Rochester's Corn Cob Water Tower on Monday, Aug. 15, 2022.
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Downtown Rochester
Downtown Rochester on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, in Rochester.
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Downtown Rochester
Downtown Rochester on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, in Rochester.
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Downtown Rochester
Downtown Rochester on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, in Rochester.
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Seneca Site
The former Seneca site on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Rochester.
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Seneca Site
The corn tower stands in the former Seneca site on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Rochester.
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Seneca Site
The former Seneca site on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Rochester.
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Seneca Site
The former Seneca site on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Rochester.
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Bird Tagging
Maria Scheibe, 6, releases a Hollywood Finch after it received a band at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
The class on bird banding is asked questions by naturalist Sammie Peterson in order to determine the age and sex of the bird at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
Sammie Peterson, a naturalist and animal care worker at Quarry Hill Nature Center displays a Woodpecker to a class on bird banding in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
Naturalist Sammie Peterson shows a young girl a Golden Finch, asking the students to determine the age and sex of the bird by looking for signs in their books at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
Sammie Peterson shows Charlotte Smith, 4, how to properly hold a Golden Finch before letting her release the now banded migratory bird at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
Charlotte Smith, 4, prepares to release a Golden Finch with the help of naturalist Sammie Peterson at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
Sammie Peterson explains facts about the bird she is holding to the class on bird banding at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
Alivia Freeidhoff, 8, looks at the bird she captured while her mother Julie Freeidhoff holds the cage during a class on bird banding at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
A House Finch waits to be banded and released during a bird banding class at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
Naturalist and animal care worker Sammie Peterson puts a band on a Chickadee captured by a student in aclass on bird banding at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Bird Tagging
Logan Treblay, 13, releases a now banded Chickadee at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.
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Wild Art August 3 2022
Chris Wurtz and his son Edison, 7, fish at Foster Arend Park in Rochester on Wednesday, Aug. 03, 2022.
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Wild Art August 3 2022
Tara Spoelstra looks on as her son Eliot, 12, searches for egg weights while fishing at Foster Arend Park in Rochester on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
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Wild Art August 3 2022
Eliot Spoelstra, 12, puts egg weights on his fishing line while his mother Tara fishes in the lake at Foster Arend Park in Rochester on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
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Wild Art August 3 2022
Eliot Spoelstra and his mother Tara fish in the lake at Foster Arend Park in Rochester on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
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Wild Art August 3 2022
Eliot Spoelstra, 12, puts new bait on his fishing hook after losing it in the weeds at Foster Arend Park in Rochester on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
Tucker Allen Covey / Post Bulletin
Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band Performs for Mayo Clinic Staff
Members of the Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band perform as a tribute to Mayo Clinic staff on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022, at Peace Plaza in downtown Rochester.
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Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band Performs for Mayo Clinic Staff
Members of the Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band perform as a tribute to Mayo Clinic staff on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022, at Peace Plaza in downtown Rochester.
Joe Ahlquist / Post Bulletin
Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band Performs for Mayo Clinic Staff
Members of the Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band perform as a tribute to Mayo Clinic staff on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022, at Peace Plaza in downtown Rochester.
Joe Ahlquist / Post Bulletin
Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band Performs for Mayo Clinic Staff
Members of the Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band perform as a tribute to Mayo Clinic staff on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022, at Peace Plaza in downtown Rochester.
Joe Ahlquist / 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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