A Midwestern winter storm is making travel treacherous as wind-whipped snow piles up in Wisconsin on Tuesday.Read More »
CLEARING THE WAY: Driving a snowplow draining, unpredictable job
David Gotlibson remembers his first day plowing snow for Eau Claire County. A winter storm had dumped 14 inches of fresh powder, and the newcomer had his hands full.
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Roads in northern half of Wisconsin snow covered or slippery
Various schools canceled classes in northern and western Wisconsin as heavy snow and high wind caused deteriorating travel conditions.Read More »
Following unseasonably warm weather, many jobs grind to halt in cold snap
Many construction jobs ground to a halt in Wisconsin, a plane carrying 129 people skidded Saturday from a slick Chicago runway and a plow driver was killed when his truck rolled over outside Kansas City following a winter storm that covered many parts of the Midwest with snow and ice.
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Snow causes part of Brown County Arena roof to collapse
Snow has crashed through part of the roof of the Brown County Veterans Memorial Arena near Green Bay.
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Rain, snow or slush, construction continues
A record-setting weekend snowstorm that smothered the Upper Midwest mired many towns throughout Wisconsin in snow, heavy winds and freezing rain.
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With snow blowing in, construction projects still ongoing
It’s time to give up swimming in the outdoor pool, wearing flip-flops and meat on the grill. It’s not time, however, to give up on construction projects as the season’s first snowfall approaches.
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Kids injured when snow causes shed collapse
Authorities in Chippewa Falls say a heavy pack of snow fell onto the roof of a shed where two young children were playing over the weekend, crushing them both and leaving them unable to breathe for several minutes.Read More »
Snow causes at least 2 fatal crashes
Snow contributed Sunday to at least two fatal accidents and numerous other pileups that injured dozens of people in southern Wisconsin.Read More »
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