Around 1:45 a.m. this morning I awoke to the sound not unlike that of a train heading directly towards our home. I looked out the window to see debris flying through the air, and heavy rain. It lasted about ten to fifteen minutes, then started to quiet down, so I went back to bed.
I think we've all been there; At one point we've all gotten into a vehicle that's been sitting outside all day in the hot summer sun. Not only are the temperatures in an extremely hot car uncomfortable, but they can also be dangerous to our health. This is especially true for children who might not realize the dangers on their own - or - who are left to sit in a vehicle.
There are probably a lot of people from outside the Northland who don't understand just how hot it can get here in the summertime. Granted, we don't have extremely long stretches of hot weather - but when we do get warmer temperatures it can easily approach 100 degrees or more.
The Northland is getting ready to experience one of those hot stretches of weather that happen once or twice a summer. Living in northern Minnesota and Wisconsin it seems that we're better prepared to handle extremely cold temperatures with good humor; When the thermometer stretches to its upper reaches, we don't seem to know what to do to stay cool.
Grandma's Marathon weekend is upon us, and both runners and spectators from around the world are prepared to descend on the Twin Ports for one of the area's biggest annual events. What can runners and fans expect the weather to do for race weekend? Here's the latest forecast.
I stopped at the boat landing this morning on my way to the studio and took a look see on the condition of the lake. With the fishing opener on Saturday, I wondered if Dan had put the docks in, and how much ice was still on the lake.
The 2013-2014 winter season got off to a strong start, kicking off with a storm that dropped a few feet of snow on the region. From there, continued snow and brutal cold made this season one of the worst in years.
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