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Ice Castles at Mall of America wow visitors

Ice Castles at the Mall of America Barb Teed /Photos: Jeff Rutherford Although the attraction is named “Ice Castles,” visitors expecting a more traditional, Winter-Carnival-style castle with blocks of ice stacked one on top of another will experience a different sight. Ice Castles gives an appearance of a fortress of ice rising straight out of the ground, said co-owners and Utah residents Brent Christensen and Ryan Davis in their proposal to the City of Bloomington. So unique is their fortress of ice that Christensen and Davis have a patent pending on their method. Icicle harvesting Icicles are created and...

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