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Exchange Students Get First Taste of Snow

BY MELANIE BUCK – Something as simple as snow can make us realize how much we take for granted. Two exchange students share their stories of how the snow made their eyes sparkle, their smiles bigger, and their hearts swell. Exchange student Carol Wang of China experienced her first snowfall last week as Polk County was covered in the fluffy ...

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Polk County Waking to a Blanket of Snow

BY LEANN DILBECK – Polk County residents are waking to a blanket of snow this morning as the intricate flakes began to fall Friday afternoon just before 4 p.m. and began to accumulate along roads and bridges quickly.  By 6 p.m. roads were completely covered and driving conditions quickly deteriorated.  Reports from surrounding areas varied between .5 inches to 2 ...

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