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16 Hours of White
It was 30 years ago today that area residents woke up to the aftermath of one of the worst blizzards in modern history. February 4, 1984 started off mild and sunny. Although there was a Travelers Advi...
2/5/14 at 6:55 AM
90 Years Ago 2/13/13 at 10:30 AM
Snirt 1/22/13 at 11:24 AM THE NEW FORTY
Until I am blue in the face...
Well, here I am again - up late watching the weather and wondering to what extent Monday will function as a typical Monday. I am no longer alone in expressing exasperation of patience as it relates to...
1/26/14 at 11:57 PM
Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown... 1/15/14 at 11:27 PM
Brutal. 12/28/13 at 10:25 PM FOR THE LOVE OF HOCKEY
NAHL Central Division semifinal preview
After seven long, hard-fought months of the North American Hockey League regular season, it's finally here: the playoffs! The North and South divisions have already started their series, but the Ce...
We are Like the Weather
Bloggers note: I started this post several weeks ago and am back to it because this week has been much like that dayand I had the same thoughts but had not completed the post then. I hope you enjoy th...
3/20/13 at 7:03 AM FARGO SCHOOL TALK
District adding makeup day to calendar
The District will be utilizing a second storm day in late April to make up for Monday, March 18. Classes will be held on Monday, April 29 in order to fulfill this second lost day of instruction. See t...
3/19/13 at 12:20 PM OH LOOK, A SHINY THING!
Historical Snowstorms and Blizzards
I've written about the Children's Blizzard today, but decided to put it into Reprint because of the focus on history. I'm very glad that the blizzard we had over the weekend did not kill 250-500 peop...
1/13/13 at 7:20 PM
Seriously, Don't Drive! Really, We Mean It! 1/25/10 at 8:35 AM
Driving Conditions Treacherous, Even in Town 1/7/10 at 5:50 AM STAFF BLOGREGGIE TALES
This Guy Will be Famous by the End of the Day
I have a lot in common with this guy. For the last three days I've been promoting a "real powerful" snow event that was supposed to hit last night and early this morning. Granted, I didn't do it as ...
2/29/12 at 8:16 AM REPUBLIC INSIDER
Memories of a SD White Christmas
It won't be a classic South Dakota Christmas for most of us. No snow. No wind howling outside our snug houses as we welcome red-faced people rushing in from the cold. No powdery drifts for kids to pl...
12/24/11 at 11:59 AM DOING IT DOWNTOWN
Despite freezing temperatures, customer’s line up for Moorhead Dairy Queen’s opening
Story, pictures and video by Matthew Liedke MSUM Journalism When the temperatures dip below zero in Moorhead, residents usually try to find a place to get hot chocolate. March 1 this all changes whe...
3/2/11 at 8:30 PM DIRTY LAUNDRY
Is winter meaner?
I told my friend the other day that winter seemed meaner than it used to be colder and snowier and blowier. Its a 7-year cycle, my friend replied. Apparently, this means we still have five winters ...
1/28/11 at 6:12 AM
Twas the day after Christmas 12/27/09 at 11:01 PM
Snug at home 12/9/09 at 6:33 AM NASCAR DAD
Local Radio Stations Dropped the Ball During 2010 Biggest Storm !
Over 14 radio stations in Grand Forks did not carry storm information this weekend ! KNOX 1310 am ran re-runs of Dr. Laura and plant talk from Texas during the biggest snow storm/blizzard of 2010! Whe...
1/2/11 at 7:01 PM
The Big Storm ! 12/25/09 at 5:27 PM COUNTRY WOMAN, CITY WOMAN
Blizzard of 2010 – Either You’re a Team Player; or You’re Not!
One of the greatest attributes of the people in the upper Midwest is their second nature to help when help is needed; especially during catastrophes such as the floods of 09 and 10 and these last two ...
1/1/11 at 1:32 PM
A Night Just Like This..... 1/22/10 at 1:56 PM
A Christmas Snow 12/23/09 at 6:42 AM IT'S GOOD TO BE IN NORTH DAKOTA
Go home and stay there until next year
This weather out there is absolutely vicious. Don't mess around with it. Just go home as soon as you're able and then stay there. If you have tomorrow off, great. Stay home and watch some TV. I'm em...
12/30/10 at 6:05 PM
Send that snow back where it came from 12/28/09 at 8:15 AM
Reader photos: In deep 12/27/09 at 12:00 PM THE FARM BLEAT
Dearest Mother Nature
Dear Mother Nature, Thank you kindly for dumping 10 inches of snow on my hometown on Saturday. It looks so pretty outside my windows. Oh, wait a minute, I guess Im incorrect there. What I see is snow...
about the weather
It'll be easy to mentally book mark 2009-10 blizzard and deep freeze. Christmas brought two feet of snow and New Years rung in -30 below temperatures across the region. My neighbor Burdell will attest...
1/3/10 at 1:59 AM
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