IBEW Local 31 Members/Linemen for Minnesota Power survey the damage to a power power pole after being hit by a truck.

IBEW Local 31 members get ready to install a turbine guide bearing at Minnesota Powers Little Falls Hydro facility. Pictured from left to right: Pat Altrichter, Jeff Meyer, and Duane Yurcyzk. Photo taken by Local 31 member Brad Smith.

IBEW Local 31 Members/employees of Minnesota Powers Western Construction Crew working hard on the Hi Line. Pictured are: Curt Wickstrom, Adam Pickar, Eli Retka, Joe Mowers, and Adam Pickar.​ Photo taken by Local 31 member Samuel Barland.

IBEW Local 31 members Volunteered to help the United Way set up the obstacle course for the United Way Veterans fund raiser "Rampage on the Ridge". Pictured from left to right are: Barrett Honkola, Tim Horgan, Shawn Jensen, Rory Mattson, and Joe Deutsch.

IBEW Local 31 Members/Linemen for Minnesota Power repair a power line that was damaged when a truck struck the power pole. Pictured on the pole are Will Keyes, Mike Puhl. In the bucket is Tim Ryan.

IBEW Local 31 Members/Linemen for Minnesota Power repair a power line that was damaged when a truck struck the power pole. Pictured: Will Keyes, Mike Puhl, and Tim Ryan (in the bucket).

IBEW Local 31 Members/employees of Minnesota Powers Western Construction Crew doing Hi Line work. Pictured: Josh Riedel, Bobby Kasper, Alex Gruber, Eli Retka, and Adam Pickar. Photo taken by Local 31 member Samuel Barland.

IBEW Local 31 Members install the turbine guide bearing on Minnesota Powers Little Falls Hydro unit 4. Pictured from left to right: John Boser, and Pat Altrichter. Photo taken by Local 31 member Brad Smith.

Group photo of some of the newly sworn in officers of IBEW Local 31.

From left to right: Brent Albiston, Will Keyes, Tim Howg, Kevin Flaherty, Dale Torma, Misty Ryan, Gary Hernesman, Ron Staskivige, Rick McDonald (former Local 31 president)

IBEW Local 31 Members/Minnesota Powers Western Contruction Crew doing Hi Line work. Pictured: Eli Retka, and Nick Zuwlaski. Photo taken by Local 31 member Samuel Barland.

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​​​​I.B.E.W. Local 31 members/employees of Minnesota Powers Thomson Hydro survey debris at the Fond Du Lac Dam after heavy rains and flooding hit northern Minnesota in June of 2012 causing major damage to the hydro-electric facility.

IBEW Local 31 members, Please send in any pictures that you would like to share to grousetamer@aol.com. Please include a brief description of what the picture is and names of any members who may be in it. Thank you.