winter

A runner wears the cold on his face while running along West River Parkway hills Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, near downtown Minneapolis, with temperatures hovering near minus 30 degrees Fahrenheit with wind chills. (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP)
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AP News
February 13, 2020 - 3:40 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Students stayed home from school Thursday and several businesses were closed in parts of the upper Midwest as arctic air pushed wind chill readings to dangerously low temperatures. A wind chill warning was in effect for northeastern North Dakota and northern Minnesota, with wind...
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Throwing snowballs
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Jeff Katz
December 05, 2019 - 4:14 pm
A Wisconsin town has outlawed the throwing of snowballs "in the interest of public safety." According to WCCO, the town of Wausau, Wisconsin, has enacted a law which stipulates that "no person shall throw or shoot any object, arrow, stone, snowball or other missile or projectile, by hand or by any...
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(David Crigger/Bristol Herald Courier via AP)
AP News
November 13, 2019 - 11:38 am
By DAVID SHARP, Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An arctic blast that sent shivers across the Midwest spread across the eastern U.S. on Wednesday, with bitter weather establishing new cold-temperature records from Mississippi to Maine. Temperatures dipped to single digits early Wednesday...
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January 22, 2019 - 3:08 pm
GREAT NECK, N.Y. (AP) — Lots of kids in middle school end up losing their winter hats at school. And when that happens, it's usually no big deal. But if the hats cost a small fortune, it's a big deal. That's what's happening at a middle school in Great Neck, New York — where kids have been rocking...
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Newsradio WRVA
December 09, 2018 - 10:50 pm
Richmond, VA _ Two Virginia State Police troopers have been struck due to vehicles losing control on Virginia's slick highways. Since the Governor of Virginia declared a State of Emergency Saturday (Dec. 8), Virginians have been advised to avoid travel during the storm. Yet, Virginia State Police...
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Ice
Matt Demlein, WRVA
December 09, 2018 - 1:50 pm
Richmond, VA - With winter weather and treacherous conditions widespread across western, southern and central Virginia, the Virginia State Police is advising motorists to avoid traveling, unless absolutely necessary. State police have increased patrols to ensure quick response and clearance of...
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(Nebraska State Patrol via AP)
November 26, 2018 - 2:00 pm
By NOREEN NASIR , Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — A wintry storm brought blizzard-like conditions to parts of the Midwest early Monday, grounding hundreds of flights and causing slick roads for commuters as they returned to work after the Thanksgiving weekend. The Chicago area was slammed with up...
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Smart Home Heating
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October 30, 2018 - 9:38 am
Here are three things you can do to help reduce your heating bill this winter.
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