Yesterday, a few coworkers and I went to Southway Bowl in St. Cloud - and on our third game I lost to a bet. With my low score, I had to clean off two of my co-worker's cars! Check out how cold I am in the first snow of the season!
While many of you are enjoying our mild winter weather this year, it's been a bummer for people who love to get out and play in the snow. Mike Rathlisberger is the owner of Fitzharris Ski and Sport in downtown St. Cloud. He says sales are down for snow-dependent gear.
This week in our "Behind the Scenes" series on WJON, we see how to make snow on the slopes at Powder Ridge. As soon as the weather turns cold the crew at Powder Ridge waste no time making snow for the season.
Sure I love this Indian Summer weather we're having; I mean who am I to complain about 70˚ in November? The team at climate.gov is here to tell us when we should expect that first significant snowfall, and I'm here to tell you how to win a $50 McDonald's Arch Card for guessing it correctly.
Last night on the channel 5 news, Dave Dahl hinted that parts of Minnesota could see snow next Wednesday. I for one love the first snows of the year. (I just need it to be spring in February). We'll track the possible snow for you. Here's when the snow typically starts to fly in St. Cloud.
Join us in celebrating the arrival of winter by 'Getting Plowed' with The Loon. One lucky person will go all winter without shoveling, plowing, or blowing snow on their driveway, steps, or walk -- thanks to Ehlinger Lawn Care & Snow Removal. Click HERE to register.
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