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Storm smashes homes, vehicles

August 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

A storm system swept through eastern South Dakota over the weekend bringing destructive winds and dumping more than 2 inches of rain on Mitchell.

Mitchell received 1.82 inches of rain during Saturday night’s severe thunderstorm and 82 hundredths i…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Washed away

June 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

LEOTA — Like many farmers with crops under water or obliterated by hail, Harley Buys of rural Edgerton is in limbo.

“Everything we farm is gone,” he said Tuesday afternoon, 24 hours after a 6-inch rain and a 45-minute hail storm pummeled his…continue reading on dglobe.com

Holy buckets

June 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Another round of severe weather pummeled southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa Monday afternoon, with funnel cloud sightings, hail, straightline winds and heavy downpours of rain reported across the region.

On the heels of torrent…continue reading on dglobe.com

Renville County communities open doors to 134 stranded motorists

February 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

OLIVIA, Minn. — Communities in Renville County hosted 134 motorists stranded by Thursday night’s winter storm after motel rooms had filled.
The National Guard Armory in Olivia put cots out for 57 of the stranded motorists, while other communitie…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Renville County communities open doors to 134 stranded motorists

February 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

OLIVIA, Minn. — Communities in Renville County hosted 134 motorists stranded by Thursday night’s winter storm after motel rooms had filled.
The National Guard Armory in Olivia put cots out for 57 of the stranded motorists, while other communitie…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Midwest, Northeast brace for arctic blast

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Victoria Cavaliere
Reuters

NEW YORK — Many parts of the U.S. Midwest braced for a blast of arctic air this weekend that could bring some of the coldest temperatures in two decades before advancing to the Northeast, where residents are stil…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Midwest, Northeast brace for arctic blast

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Victoria Cavaliere
Reuters

NEW YORK — Many parts of the U.S. Midwest braced for a blast of arctic air this weekend that could bring some of the coldest temperatures in two decades before advancing to the Northeast, where residents are stil…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bitter cold can be a danger

January 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Wind chills that could dip to 60 below zero in coming days mean dangerous conditions for the Upper Midwest.
They have prompted state and federal officials to warn of problems and advise how to deal with winter weather:
– A…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bitter cold can be a danger

January 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Wind chills that could dip to 60 below zero in coming days mean dangerous conditions for the Upper Midwest.
They have prompted state and federal officials to warn of problems and advise how to deal with winter weather:
– A…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

SW ND temps drop back below zero

December 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

From Friday to Saturday, Dickinson residents and visitors went from experiencing a virtual heat wave to being slapped with a bone-chilling blast of arctic air.
Though the wind-chill-aided low for Saturday night in Dickinson was expected to approach …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com