As we move through Winter Weather/Hazard Awareness Week, I think back on a few fond and a couple not-so-fond memories of past Minnesota winters. How can I ever forget the three-and-a-half-hour drive from Faribault to Owatonna on an icy I-35 with vehicles littered along the ditches.

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It's not all bad. A snowman here and a sledding hill there make for some fun with the kids. Otherwise, for good or bad, snow and winter weather are settling in for the long haul.

BRRR! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

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