Backyard Almanac: An old record still stands

Jul 13, 2018

Credit Shelby L Bell [via Flickr]

Naturalist, author and educator Larry Weber, always a keen observer of what is, acknowledges an important anniversary.  

82 years ago today, July 13, 1936, Duluth recorded its hottest temperature ever: 106 degrees Fahrenheit.  What's more, this was down by the lake, not up on the hill!