Monday Apr 7
St. Cloud Times
Warmup brings a frown to Gilman's giant snowman
Warmup brings a frown to Gilman's giant snowman on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/04/07/warmup-brings-frown-gilmans-giant-snowman/7439273/ Greg Novak stands next to his snowman named "Grandaddy."
Slide Show: States where people work longest to pay taxes
Folks in Mississippi and Louisiana can spend the rest of the year working for themselves - not for taxes.
The Des Moines Register
The week's odd news: Michigan city claims sunglasses-at-night record
There appears to be another arcane world record in Grand Rapids, this time for the most people wearing sunglasses at night.
Minnesota farmer single-handedly builds 50-foot snowman
Greg Novak, a farmer from Gilman, Minnesota, spent hundreds of hours building a gigantic snowman.
Wake up and smell the bacon...with a bacon app
This Sunday, March 2, 2014 photo shows a giant 50-foot snowman created by Greg Novak in Gilman, Minn.