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Law enforcement's role during a winter storm

MASON CITY, Iowa- “We had about 4 cars in the ditch early Friday morning,” said Lieutenant David Eick of the Iowa State Patrol as we traveled the barely visible Avenue of the Saints. 215 more words


8 Winter Hacks from Storm Team 8

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Our Storm Team 8 meteorologists have your back with some handy tricks to get you through the winter!

1. Pet-Friendly De-Icers Are Best. 402 more words


Battling Mother Nature behind the wheel of a Halifax snow plow

The old saying, “It’s a tough job but somebody has to do it,” may ring true for the work municipal snow plow operator Jamie Saunders does. 311 more words


Snow making driving conditions difficult on Saskatoon roads

Officials with the City of Saskatoon say snow overnight has reduced roadway visibility and caused slippery driving conditions.

Drivers can expect reduced visibility, sections of snow-covered road and slow-moving traffic. 182 more words


The Importance of Clearing Your Car of Snow BEFORE Driving

To clear the snow or not to clear the snow…..that is always the question on a powder day. We are all guilty of it at some point, carving out a porthole sized viewing area in your windshield and driving with limited visibility in an effort to get a decent pole position for first chair. 93 more words


Ticketing people for no winter tires within city limits...

Sounds odd I know, and other provinces do not do it, but it seems the City of Vancouver wants to look into possible tickets for drivers without winter tires. 511 more words


Dealing with heavy snowfall...

No I do not find snow utterly intolerable – you arm yourself with an entrenching tool (shovel) and off you go. Sometimes if you get stuck, you reverse out or dig yourself out – the choice is yours. 374 more words