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Christian Tigges built blocks by melting snow and then freeze them again to form solid blocks. He then took the blocks and built an igloo in his yard. Submitted Photo

Teen constructs igloo

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Last week, when school was canceled due to the storm that dumped a foot and a half of snow on Detroit Lakes and the surrounding area, Christian Tigges spent his time building rather than relaxing on the couch.


After about 20 hours of work, Tigges had built himself an igloo -- not just hollowing out a snow pile but crafting blocks and actually building the igloo.

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