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We dispatched award-winning reporter Randy Turner and award-winning photographer Joe Bryksa in a Free Press car pointed south. Their journalistic mission is a simple one: document the journey and the temperature as they try to escape the polar vortex.

  • A snow show enthusiast makes the most of the lingering effects of winter walking past buried benches in the still deep snow covering the city. Things were a little frosty this morning when Randy and Joe set off on their search for Spring.

    Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press

    A snow show enthusiast makes the most of the lingering effects of winter walking past buried benches in the still deep snow covering the city. Things were a little frosty this morning when Randy and Joe set off on their search for Spring.

  • Free Press reporter Randy Turner and Free Press photojournalist hit the road on a 12 hour journey to find spring south of Winnipeg.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    Free Press reporter Randy Turner and Free Press photojournalist hit the road on a 12 hour journey to find spring south of Winnipeg.

  • Free Press writer Randy Turner checks out the snow pack just inside the USA/Canada border.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    Free Press writer Randy Turner checks out the snow pack just inside the USA/Canada border.

  • Winnipegger Patrick Bowman packed up his family to head to Gulf of Mexico. Joe and Randy met up with him just inside the USA/Canada border.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    Winnipegger Patrick Bowman packed up his family to head to Gulf of Mexico. Joe and Randy met up with him just inside the USA/Canada border.

  • Snow almost gone on I-29 between Grand Forks and Fargo, North Dakota.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    Snow almost gone on I-29 between Grand Forks and Fargo, North Dakota.

  • Train between Grand Forks and Fargo, North Dakota. Grass is certainly looking greener on the other side of the border.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    Train between Grand Forks and Fargo, North Dakota. Grass is certainly looking greener on the other side of the border.

  • And they've hit double-digits! The North Dakota/South Dakota border was recording temperatures at 10 C.

    And they've hit double-digits! The North Dakota/South Dakota border was recording temperatures at 10 C.

  • A motorcyclist hits the road in Watertown, South Dakota.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    A motorcyclist hits the road in Watertown, South Dakota.

  • The North Dakota/South Dakota border with temperatures at 10 C.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    The North Dakota/South Dakota border with temperatures at 10 C.

  • Waterfowl covers the skies Wednesday night north Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    Waterfowl covers the skies Wednesday night north Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

  • A lone tree soaks up the spring sun north of Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    A lone tree soaks up the spring sun north of Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

  • Spring found in Sioux Falls, South Dakota! Michael Thompson, enjoys 15 C weather at the Prairie Green Golf Course Wednesday evening in a t-shirt at the driving range.

    JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

    Spring found in Sioux Falls, South Dakota! Michael Thompson, enjoys 15 C weather at the Prairie Green Golf Course Wednesday evening in a t-shirt at the driving range.

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