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In like a lion: March begins with more snow, cold

March 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

Cold temperatures and measurable snowfall brought March to area residents this weekend.

Light snow came down throughout much of the daytime hours Saturday, leading to difficult driving conditions in some locations before subzero temperatures mov…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Keeping up with Mother Nature

February 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

City, county and state deal with overtime hours as workers clear streets, roads

WORTHINGTON — Frequent snow showers and high winds that lead to drifting have kept city, county and state road crews busy this winter to ensure a safe driving surfac…continue reading on dglobe.com

Holten: Getting sick of the cold

February 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Are you getting sick of the cold weather, the dryness, bathing yourself in lotion to keep your skin from breaking apart and buying an ample amount of fuel so that you never have to shut off the heater in your vehicle, no matter where to go?
Join the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dakotas seeing dangerous cold and some snow

February 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Dangerous cold is blanketing the Dakotas once again.

The National Weather Service says wind chills early Monday in North Dakota were in the minus 20s and 30s. And they were expected to drop that low in northeast and central …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Dakotas seeing dangerous cold and some snow

February 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Dangerous cold is blanketing the Dakotas once again.

The National Weather Service says wind chills early Monday in North Dakota were in the minus 20s and 30s. And they were expected to drop that low in northeast and central …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Cold and hot, but a record it’s not

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

This winter’s run of extreme cold and this week’s warm-up have been memorable, but not historic.

Tuesday’s high of 54 degrees in Mitchell was followed by 58 degrees Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. They were the warmest temper…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Cold and hot, but a record it’s not

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

This winter’s run of extreme cold and this week’s warm-up have been memorable, but not historic.

Tuesday’s high of 54 degrees in Mitchell was followed by 58 degrees Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. They were the warmest temper…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

State makes more heating assistance available

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — Gov. Dennis Daugaard recently announced his plan to assist South Dakota households during the current national propane shortage.

The South Dakota Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) is offering one-time assistance to help low-i…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Woman found dead in mobile home with no propane on Standing Rock Reservation

February 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

FORT YATES, N.D. – Authorities believe hypothermia caused the death of a woman found dead Tuesday morning in a mobile home with no propane in its tank on the Standing Rock Reservation, where a propane shortage recently prompted an emergency declara…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Standing Rock woman dies with no propane to heat home

February 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) — A woman with no propane to heat her mobile home has been found dead on an American Indian reservation in the Dakotas, as people around the country struggle to stay warm this winter due to a lack of affordable fuel.

Debb…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com