Posts With Keyword ‘Snow’

Snow Shoveling Safety

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 at 6:23 am

This weekend we received our first real snowfall.

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Take Time to Prepare Before Winter Traveling

Posted: Saturday, February 4th, 2012 at 6:28 am

With a possibility for lots of snow on Saturday, Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada reminds people to take time to prepare while traveling.

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Spring Snow No Worry For Tulip Growers

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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A light dusting of springtime snow Tuesday shouldn’t be a problem for freshly planted tulip gardens.

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Winter Storms Blow Through Marion County

Posted: Sunday, January 9th, 2011 at 6:27 am

State Climatologist Harry Hillaker says Marion County took the brunt of a winter storm that moved throught the state, leaving about an inch and a half of snow on the ground which casued numerous accidents around Marion County.

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Winter Weather Hits Marion County

Posted: Saturday, January 8th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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State Climatologist Harry Hillaker says Marion County took the brunt of a winter storm that moved throught the state, leaving about an inch and a half of snow on the ground which casued numerous accidents around Marion County.

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Slick Roads in Marion County; Use Caution When Traveling

Posted: Friday, December 24th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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The Marion County Sheriff’s Office reports that roadways in the area are up to 100% snow and ice covered and slick. They advise caution as we travel this morning.

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Safe Driving Tips for the Winter

Posted: Saturday, December 11th, 2010 at 6:27 am

With a weekend forecast that shows snow and ice heading towards Marion County, safe driving may be more important than ever.

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Marion County Receives Some Snow Yesterday

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:29 am

Strong winds were gusting through Marion County on Tuesday as well as the first snowfall of the season.

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Drivers Reminded to Slow Down Once the Snow Flies

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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With the possibility of snow in the forecast it’s important to remember what safety precautions need to be taken when driving in winter weather.

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Snow on the First Day of Spring

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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Today officially marks the first day of spring, but you wouldn’t know it if you looked outside this morning.

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Cold, Wet Weather Moving Into Marion County

Posted: Friday, March 19th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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More precipitation is headed toward Marion County, and it’s expected into include the white, flaky variety.

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Cold, Snowy Winter Goes Against Usual Weather Trend

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 6:29 am

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This winter has certainly been exceptional in terms of the low temperatures and high amount of precipitation, but it’s also been exceptional in bucking a long-running weather trend.

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More Winter Weather Headed to Marion County

Posted: Saturday, February 20th, 2010 at 6:32 am

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More winter weather is headed toward Marion County and South Central Iowa.

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Red Rock Hosting Snowshoe Hike

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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The Park Rangers at Lake Red Rock will be hosting another snowshoe hike this weekend.

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More Snow Coming to Marion County

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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More snow is in the forecast for Marion County.

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Another Round of Winter Weather Hits Marion County

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 6:29 am


An ice storm last week, followed by warmer temperatures and .33″ of rain on Saturday led to area flooding Sunday and potential for flooding today.

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Snow, Bitter Cold to Follow Brief ‘Warm Up’

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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For the optimist out there, Wednesday’s weather forecast includes the warmest high temperature since December 30th.

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Marion County Road Crews Continue Efforts

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 4:20 pm

County road crews worked through the weekend and Monday and will continue their efforts today.

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Road Crews Cleaning Up After Storm

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 6:22 am
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City road crews are still removing snow and treating streets after the winter storm over the holiday weekend.

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Christmas Storm Departs

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 7:19 am

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The Iowa Department of Transportation reports that normal winter driving conditions exist in Marion County.

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