Photos: A day in the depths of winter in frigid Embarrass, Minn.


22 below at noon.
1 22 below at noon. 
Icicles and frost
2 Icicles and frost adorn the face of a cow at Paul Knuti's farm Monday, Jan. 6, 2014 near Embarrass, Minn. Temperatures at the time were 25 below with wind chills near 50 below. 
Clearing a water line
3 Clearing a water line 
Calling the cattle in
4 Calling the cattle in 
Marie Rosati as she tends her horses
5 Marie Rosati as she tends her horses 
Paul Knuti calls for his horses.
6 Paul Knuti calls for his horses. 
Grooming the frost away
7 Grooming the frost away 
Checking the heating coil
8 Checking the heating coil 
Steam rises from a herd of cows.
9 Steam rises from a herd of cows. 
Frost on the backs of cattle.
10 Frost on the backs of cattle. 
Plowing the city lot in Babbitt
11 Plowing the city lot in Babbitt