Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
For many Iranians living here in the Twin Cities, the Winter Solstice is marked by a celebration called Sheba Yalda. It’s a custom that dates back thousands of years and is meant to celebrate the birth of the sun. This tradition is marked by poetry, music, and food. As Allison Herrera reports, it is a celebration that looks forward, and puts the dark winter behind.