by Max Brantley
Then along came Justin Nickels, who snapped the photo above of one of the eagles in a tree behind the ironworkers union hall at 2nd and Victory. Justin said a Game and Fish Commission biologist was coming out to take a look because one of the birds appeared ill.
Or is it an eagle? Nickels reports further that Game and Fish believes the bird in question is a Mississippi kite.
UPDATE FOR THE LOOKYLOOS: The eagle has flown the coop.