Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Peregrine falcons making Minnesota comeback

SAINT PAUL, Minn. -- After 20-plus years as a St. Paul police officer, Bob Winsor has seen just about everything. But what happened at Snelling and Ashland Friday was certainly a first.

Officer Winsor blocked a couple lanes of traffic for 30 minutes to protect a bird that was feasting on a pigeon in the middle of the road. His reasoning was simple: "Anything that kills pigeons is good with me."

Read the rest of the article here.

That would be a good idea for a bumper sticker: Will Brake for Peregrines!

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