Cold Weather

Remembering School Closings in ‘Olden Days’
The cancellation of classes because of the cold reminded me of similar situations in the "Dark Ages," i.e., when I was in school.
As I've said before, these were the 1950s and 1960s when, let's face it, things were different.
I'm pretty sure we probably had some days o…
Loving – or Tolerating – Winter in South Dakota
This is it: My annual "argument" with frigid weather.
You might like the cold--I don't know, but if you do, good for you.
And it's not as though I would want to live anywhere else, because I don't. For that matter, I can't imagine Sharon and I will ever be among t…
Protect Pets From Cold Weather
.Brrrr---it's cold outside!  If you have pets, I'd like to offer several suggestions to protect your companion animals when the mercury dips.
1.  Keep your cat inside.  Outdoors, felines can freeze, become lost or be stolen, injured or killed...
Wind Chill Advisory Issued
Sub zero weather is embracing Sioux Falls and the region on Tuesday.
With wild chill temperatures expected to be 21 below to 27 below zero, the National Weather Service urges you to follow these safety tips.
Watch for signs of frostbite...
Cold Weather, As Promised
The cold weather that was predicted showed up as forecasters said it would.
We're talking about temperatures and wind chill low enough to call off school in many area districts. ?The wind chill reading in Sioux Falls at mid-day Thursday was 30 degrees below zero...
Cold Weather Safety Tips
A deep freeze with dangerous wind chill is upon us.  Sioux Falls Fire Rescue offers cold weather safety tips!
Do not venture out if you do not have to.  If you do go out, limit your exposure and know your limitations.  Dress in several layers and wear a waterproof and/or windproof oute…

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