Saturday, December 19, 2009
The southern one third of the state of Minnesota is under a pollution warning this last week before Christmas, which is an unwelcome reminder that we here in western Minnesota are connected with the entire world when it comes to suffering from the bad effects of our careless living. It matters not whether this is home grown pollution or that it drifted in from China. Burning eyes and restricted breathing don't make those distinctions. Neither, anymore, can we.