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Mail carrier Mark Harvell keeps bundled up on Thursday morning as he delivers mall in downtown Willmar in the -33 wind chill. But Willmar’s wind chill was balmy compared to Montevideo where the coldest wind chill in the state was recorded — a whopping -44. Tribune photo by Ron Adams

Braving the coldest of winds for hot coffee

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MONTEVIDEO — Montevideo had the distinction of posting the state’s coldest wind chill on Thursday with a minus 44 reading at the airport at 9:09 a.m.

That was pretty close to the height of the coffee hour at the Trailways Café, where the conversation was very predictable, said longtime employee Linda Bendickson.

“I kept hearing ‘brrr, brrr, it’s cold out there,’’’ said Bendickson.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
(320) 214-4335
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