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Tom Schiller of Hastings uses a chainsaw to sculpt an ice carving of a dragon. Schiller took second place in the St. Paul Winter Carnival multi-block ice carving competition held last weekend. Greg Schmotzer and Tom Klug, both of Hastings, took first place.

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Despite being shorthanded and battling the worst weather he's ever competed in, Hastings resident Greg Schmotzer still found a way to ice the competition.


Schmotzer and Tom Klug, another Hastings resident, won the multi-block ice carving competition at the St. Paul Winter Carnival last weekend. It was Schmotzer's fifth win in six years. Another Hastings resident, Tom Schiller, came in second place.

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