Heavy snows reach southwest Minnesota

March 1, 2018

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The heavy equipment was pulled out to remove snow from city streets after two storms left inches of snow in their wakes.

By Shelly Finzen
lbvjeditor@gmail.com

Heavy winter snows have fi­nally come to southwest Min­nesota, with less than a month left of the winter season. Snow­storms across Lincoln County left snowfall amounts ranging from six inches up to nine inches from the two storms.
Heavy snow fell throughout the afternoon and evening of Thursday, Feb. 22, resulting in a late start for Hendricks, Lake Benton, and RTR schools on Fri­day morning…

For the full story, read this week’s Lake Benton Valley Journal.