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Wet weather dries up wood supply

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

DULUTH — If the first wave of crisp autumn air has you thinking about buying your firewood load to burn this winter, think again.

Crimped by a wet spring and summer that kept loggers out of the woods, and on the heels of last year’s long, hard…continue reading on dglobe.com

Hudson, Wychor return to KTD

September 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — It’s a command performance, of sorts.

The last time Lew Hudson and Jim Wychor assumed speaking duties for King Turkey Day was 2005, and their presentation was a literal washout.
It rained. It poured. The parade and Great Gobbler…continue reading on dglobe.com

Hudson, Wychor return to KTD

September 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — It’s a command performance, of sorts.

The last time Lew Hudson and Jim Wychor assumed speaking duties for King Turkey Day was 2005, and their presentation was a literal washout.
It rained. It poured. The parade and Great Gobbler…continue reading on dglobe.com

DSU shows growth despite cold start

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Taking the first day of school as a hint, the weather turned to a crisp fall Monday as some southwest North Dakota students walked into the classroom for the first time in months.

At Dickinson State University, Monday was a more commemorative star…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dickinson’s August rainfall shatters 60-year record

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson has set a new record for rainfall in the month of August.

The National Weather Service reported Monday that the Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport has received 6.25 inches of rain this month, breaking the city’s previous rec…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

2 tornadoes touch down in northeast South Dakota

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

ABERDEEN (AP) — Weekend storms spawned two tornadoes in northeastern South Dakota, one of which caused damage.

The National Weather Service says one tornado touched down Saturday evening about 7 miles west of Cresbard, but there were no report…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

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

More ‘out of character’ rain in the forecast: Dickinson area could see up to 5 inches over next 5 days

August 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The rain just won’t go away.

The National Weather Service predicted Wednesday that the Dickinson area could receive another 2½ inches of rain over the next two days and up to 5 inches over the next five days.

The precipitation is coming less t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

More ‘out of character’ rain in the forecast: Dickinson area could see up to 5 inches over next 5 days

August 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The rain just won’t go away.

The National Weather Service predicted Wednesday that the Dickinson area could receive another 2½ inches of rain over the next two days and up to 5 inches over the next five days.

The precipitation is coming less t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Picking up the pieces: Thankful for only material losses, Dunn Co. residents help each other clean up, move forward

August 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MANNING — The worst flooding in years had Dunn County residents salvaging belongings and pumping out basements Monday.

Torrential rains Friday night caused flooding into Saturday, severely damaging at least 16 farmsteads and tearing up enough roa…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com