Unemployment inches up in February in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's unemployment rate increased slightly in February for the second consecutive month as brutal winter weather idled more than 6,000 construction workers.
Spring looks a lot like winter in Southern California
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The calendar says spring but a winter weather advisory remains in effect for Southern California mountains.
Snow continues to fall in the mountains Thursday and rain...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — More winter weather is headed for the Sierra after a brief spring-like reprieve.
The National Weather Service says a wintery storm will move into the Reno-Tahoe area as...
Weather pushes back project to treat Berkeley Pit water
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — Last month's harsh winter weather has delayed a pilot project that aims to stop the rise of toxic water in Butte's Berkeley Pit.
ELY, Nev. (AP) — More than 4 inches (10 centimeters) of snow fell near the Nevada-Utah line as a late winter storm made its way through the Great Basin, breaking a 121-year-old record.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A late winter storm dropped snow on parts of Arizona's high country Wednesday, slowing traffic and delaying school openings in Flagstaff.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Forecasters are increasing the amount of snowfall projected across much of northern Arizona's high country Tuesday and Wednesday.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state is kicking in another $128 million to help local governments across New York repave roads damaged by harsh winter weather.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Much of Utah can expect snowfall from a storm expected to start affecting the state late Thursday night and continue through Friday evening.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Up to another foot (30 centimeters) of snow has fallen in the mountains around Lake Tahoe where nearly 50 feet (15 meters) already has been recorded on the top of some Sierra ski...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say one person has died in a series of crashes and pileups on western Michigan roads amid blowing snow and slick pavement.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Forecasters issued weather warnings and transportation officials announced vehicle restrictions on some roadways as another round of winter weather descended on...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Phil Murphy has declared a state of emergency for the state of New Jersey with the approach of another round of winter weather.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Winter weather advisories are in effect in parts of Oklahoma and Arkansas as sleet, light snow and bitterly cold temperatures blanket the region.
GOODLAND, Kan. (AP) — Much of Kansas is expected to see another winter storm that could bring up to 8 inches (20.32 centimeters) of snow in northwestern parts of the state and up to 7 inches...
Another winter storm headed for Nevada and Sierra
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Another winter storm is headed for Nevada and the snow-battered Sierra, where several area ski resorts set February records with more than 20 feet (6 meters) of snow in four...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on another winter storm bound for the Sierra and central Nevada (all times local):
The National Weather Service has expanded a winter weather...
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Heavy snowfall leads to crashes, snarled traffic
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Heavy snowfall across central and southern Minnesota created hazardous driving conditions, and shut down northbound lanes of Interstate 35W north of the metro area.
4-day-long Sierra storm warning expires, I-80 reopens
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A winter storm warning that has been in effect for four days in the Sierra Nevada has finally expired and U.S. Interstate 80 has reopened but the relief from the winter weather...
Wintry weather slickens roads in Oklahoma and Arkansas
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A winter storm packing freezing drizzle and frigid temperatures has made driving treacherous and forced schools to close across Oklahoma.
The Latest: Skier killed in Montana avalanche identified
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on winter weather in Montana (all times local):
Montana officials say a Bozeman man who died in an avalanche was a passionate skier who had...
Snowplow bumps into snow-covered car, finds woman OK inside
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — A woman who authorities believe was living in her car was rescued after a snowplow inadvertently bumped into her vehicle, which was buried in snow.
Oregon winter storm cancels school, closes roads, cuts power
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Schools throughout Oregon delayed start times or closed altogether as another round of winter weather hit parts of the Northwest, dropping a foot of snow (less than a meter)...
The Latest: Sheriff: Teacher was victim of Wisconsin pileup
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on severe winter weather in the Upper Midwest (all times local):
Authorities have identified a 30-year-old teacher as the person killed in a...
Snow expected for large part of Montana
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Winter storm warnings and advisories have been posted for a large part of Montana.
The National Weather Service on Sunday issued a winter storm warning through Monday...
Some Wisconsin farms buckle under weight of snow
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin farmers are facing a buildup of snow that's causing damage to some structures as the state continues to get hit by unrelenting winter weather.
Blizzard conditions, crashes close I-80 in Nebraska
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Blizzard conditions in south-central to southeastern Nebraska have led to several crashes and prompted officials to close a 120-mile stretch of Interstate 80 in the...
The Latest: More of I-70 closes in Kansas; churches close
GARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on winter weather moving through Kansas on Saturday (all times local):
Kansas transportation officials have closed Interstate 70 from...
The Latest: Part of I-10 closed because of snow
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on winter weather in the U.S. Southwest (all times local):
Car crashes and heavy snow have closed part of Interstate 10 in southeastern...
Southwest hit by computer outage, adding to its problems
DALLAS (AP) — Hundreds of Southwest Airlines flights have been delayed as the carrier deals with winter weather and a computer outage.
The outage occurred early Friday and grounded Southwest...
Winter weather disrupts mid-Atlantic air travel
Winter storm could snarl NJ commute, governor warns
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says the latest round of winter weather could make a mess of the afternoon commute.
The Democratic governor delivered a storm update...
Blast of winter weather hits Washington, DC
Winter weather disrupts air travel in mid-Atlantic
WASHINGTON (AP) — A winter storm is disrupting air travel in the mid-Atlantic region.
FlightAware.com shows Reagan National Airport leading the country in cancellations Wednesday morning,...
Some Missouri schools cancel classes after winter blast
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Another round of winter weather is closing schools in Missouri.
The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory across a large swath of Missouri on...
Winter weather hammers US midwest, east coast
Winter weather to impact western portions of North Carolina
North Carolina is the target again for more winter weather as forecasters call for a variety of precipitation from the mountains eastward.
The National Weather Service says a winter weather...
Approaching storm prompts Philadelphia school closures
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials say all public and Roman Catholic schools in Philadelphia will be closed Wednesday with the approach of a winter storm.
Winter weather advisories in Oklahoma, Texas and Arkansas
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The National Weather Service says a storm system could produce snow and ice in Oklahoma, Arkansas and Texas.
The weather service has issued a winter weather advisory for most of Tuesday through Wednesday morning for parts of western Texas, much of Oklahoma and into northwestern Arkansas.
Up to three inches of snow and a tenth of an inch of ice are possible in the region.
Winter weather expected to strike New Mexico
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Parts of New Mexico are expected to be hit with winter weather that will bring snow and cold temperatures.
The National Weather Service in Albuquerque said Monday a storm and cold front is scheduled to strike the state's northeast portion. Meanwhile, a weather system could bring snow to the Mesilla Valley in southern New Mexico.
Twelve to 18 inches of snow are anticipated by end of day Tuesday in Chama, while Red River and Raton residents could see 8 to 12 inches.
Hiker who got stuck in quicksand at Utah park rescued
SPRINGDALE, Utah (AP) — Authorities have rescued a hiker who got stranded in a creek during winter weather at Zion National Park in Utah after his leg got stuck in quicksand.
Zion National Park says the 34-year-old man from Arizona and his companion were unable to free him after his leg got buried knee-deep in quicksand on Saturday afternoon.
The man's friend left him with gear to keep warm and went looking for help.
She called 911 about three hours later once she reached an area with cell service.
Southern Colorado travelers warned of winter storm event
DENVER (AP) — Authorities are warning of winter weather that could make travel difficult in parts of southern Colorado.
The Colorado Department of Transportation says scattered snow showers are expected to begin Sunday afternoon and continue into Monday morning.
Officials warn that predicted cold temperatures and wind chills could cause quick accumulation of snow and ice on roadways.
Storm leaves Iowa and Nebraska blanketed with deep snow
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A storm has buried much of Iowa and Nebraska under more than a half-foot of snow.
The National Weather Service says just over 8 inches of snow had piled up in Des Moines by midday Sunday, with totals a little higher in parts of southwest Iowa.
About 6 inches of snow was reported in the Omaha area.
Snow too thick to plow keeps skiers from California resorts
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Winter weather enveloping California's mountains for a fourth straight day Friday kept skiers from hitting the slopes at the start of the Presidents Day holiday weekend, with...
Another round of school closures ahead of latest storm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Some Kansas schools are canceling classes before another winter storm hits.
Districts canceling classes for Friday include Shawnee Mission, Olathe, Topeka and Lawrence. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for much of Kansas, except the northwest and extreme southwestern part of the state.
Flood advisories Thursday in northern, southern Nevada
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The National Weather Service is issuing a flood advisory for Nevada's most populous areas as moderate to heavy rain is falling across the state.
The Weather Service issued warnings for parts of northern Nevada near Reno and in southern Nevada's Clark County around Las Vegas.
Meteorologists say lingering snow and ice are blocking creeks and drainage paths in areas in and around Reno and could create flooding as heavy rain moves through the Sierra Nevada.
Road closures, flooding in Northwest due to rain, snow
SEATTLE (AP) — Rain, snow and flooding continued to cause problems in parts of Washington and Oregon, with several major roadways closed following more than a week of severe winter weather.
In Oregon, stranded travelers were moving once again on Interstate 84 in the Columbia River Gorge by Wednesday afternoon — some 12 hours after authorities closed the highway's westbound lanes.