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Sails must go on

July 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A watery weather event dumped a definite downer on some weekend activities of the Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival, but positive attitudes and plenty of “Plan B’s” kept many scheduled events on cour…continue reading on dglobe.com

Mid-June storms hurt region’s farmers

June 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Heavy rains across parts of the Upper Midwest June 14 to 16 ended the planting season for many farmers and threaten the fields of some others.

Two of the biggest trouble spots are in the Dickinson, N.D., area, where many fields won’t get planted…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Record rains bring flooding to Sioux Falls area

June 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Record rains are causing some flooding problems in the Sioux Falls area.

The Argus Leader reports that Sioux Falls already has received almost 10 inches of rain in June, or two inches above normal for the entire month.

Th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Cool, wet spring may ease western Plains drought

April 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Nora Hertel

PIERRE (AP) — A spring forecast of above-average rainfall in parts of the Plains region is raising hopes for a break in drought conditions plaguing much of the area.

“It looks pretty good for conditions to improve into the ea…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Cool, wet spring may ease western Plains drought

April 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Nora Hertel

PIERRE (AP) — A spring forecast of above-average rainfall in parts of the Plains region is raising hopes for a break in drought conditions plaguing much of the area.

“It looks pretty good for conditions to improve into the ea…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Freezing rain, snow for Northern Plains this week

December 2, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Freezing rain is falling in the northern Great Plains as the workweek begins.

The National Weather Service has issued freezing rain advisories for most of North Dakota and northeastern South Dakota for Monday, and says sign…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Freezing rain, snow for Northern Plains this week

December 2, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Freezing rain is falling in the northern Great Plains as the workweek begins.

The National Weather Service has issued freezing rain advisories for most of North Dakota and northeastern South Dakota for Monday, and says sign…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Rain breaks 114-year-old record

October 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

The nearly 3 inches of rain that fell Monday in Mitchell swept away a 114-year-old record but is not an indicator of a continuing wet trend, a National Weather Service meteorologist said Tuesday.

“I think we’ve wrung out all the moisture that…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Rain breaks 114-year-old record

October 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

The nearly 3 inches of rain that fell Monday in Mitchell swept away a 114-year-old record but is not an indicator of a continuing wet trend, a National Weather Service meteorologist said Tuesday.

“I think we’ve wrung out all the moisture that…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Heavy rainfall setting records in South Dakota

October 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — Wet weather is setting records across South Dakota.

National Weather Service reports show that Rapid City, Sioux Falls, Pierre, Huron, Aberdeen and Yankton set daily rainfall records for Oct. 14 Monday. Some areas in eastern So…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com