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Basil and the pothole from hell

Poor Basil.  He has suffered immensely this winter.  Still, our Mini Cooper has, like us, managed to survive this record-breaking winter and has been buried in snow more times than I can recall.   742 more words

Techniques For Safe Winter Driving

Kids look forward to Winter, as snow means days off school sledding down hills and building snow men. Adults tend to lose a positive attitude toward the colder months, and it usually happens when they start driving. 350 more words

Driving In Snow

Slick conditions lead to several accidents

KIMT News 3 – The snow, sleet and ice mix on Tuesday night led to several accidents in our area.  One accident happened along Interstate 35 near mile marker 217 in Worth County.   49 more words

Iowa

Interstate closures

KIMT News 3 – Earlier this week, we saw snow and ice covered roads, making morning travel very difficult. Decisions were made to keep people safe and off the road, some schools delayed, others cancelled, however many people don’t have the option to stay home when the going gets bad. 345 more words

Iowa

A Wintry Drive

I climbed into the Penske truck and the first thing I did was pop in an 8-track tape and sing “On the Road Again” with old one lung Willie.  1,726 more words

Spanish Pottery

Snow and ice keep tow trucks, body shops busy

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)- When ice and snow are on the roads, it means lots of cars will be crammed inside Columbus Auto Body in New Haven, waiting to get repaired. 375 more words

Connecticut

Rough winter means busy season for auto body shops in Halifax

HALIFAX – It’s been a busy winter for Halifax auto body shops as icy roads have left many motorists facing problems ranging from smashed-up vehicles to mechanical issues. 330 more words

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